$400 Sony HX200V out Performed $3,000+ Sony A77 &70-200mm 2.8

Started Jun 6, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Re: $400 Sony HX200V out Performed $3,000+ Sony A77 &70-200mm 2.8
In reply to josefnemecek, Jun 6, 2012

josefnemecek wrote:

With the picture on the bottom, you can see that you focused on the tree in the background instead of the people in front. Additionally, 1/400s for an equivalent of 400mm is a rule of thumb and only works for "average cases".

You should have checked focus and used faster shutter speeds. The aperture of 9 shows that you had enough light for 1/800 and the like.

Out-of-focus areas and shake can cause "watercolor" pictures.

Regards, Josef.

Another case of backfocusing????

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