SEL35/1.8 and NEX 6 indoors-What mode for "non photographers"?

Started Apr 21, 2013 | Discussions thread
Rick V
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Re: SEL35/1.8 and NEX 6 indoors-What mode for "non photographers"?
In reply to bill hansen, Apr 21, 2013

bill hansen wrote:

I don't know what your own problem is, with poor focus when a camera is set to "Automatic", but I can tell you what my wife's problem is in that situation. Maybe your problem is similar. My wife points the camera at her subject and immediately pushes the shutter button all the way down. Because of that, some of her best pictures are out of focus.

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Bill Hansen
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Thanks for the replies! And yes I've told them..( the proverbial "them">wife, kids, grandma etc.), to push the shutter button only half way down, look for the "green" and listen for the signal indicating in focus, THEN, push the shutter button the rest of the way down...

But you are correct, that's probably what they are doing..( or I guess not doing correctly).

And hopefully setting the camera in iAuto mode will also help.

Rick

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