Once in a year opportunity : ) .... messed up. : (

Started 9 months ago | Discussions thread
Hen3ry
Senior MemberPosts: 9,241Gear list
Like?
Good advice indeed
In reply to GeorgianBay1939, 9 months ago

GeorgianBay1939 wrote:

yyr wrote:

I know that it's not the purpose of your post but it's always worth remembering that the camera has an Auto function and I'm often surprised at what a good job it can do. Sometimes, when out with friends and in conversation or if a 'seize the moment' opportunity arises I will use Auto rather than faff about for the right settings and miss the shot. I know that it's probably a sign of weakness but there you have it.

-- hide signature --

Yaelle

For about 6 months while I was learning how to shoot RAW, I always shot an iA image to compare my results with what the camera could do. Eventually I stopped doing that because I ended up consistently beating the camera (to my eyes, at least).

I suspect that it is again time to revisit iA when well challenged!.... instead of faffing about!!!

Good practical advice!

I don’t know about iA (as it is on Oly) but I know I get excellent results a lot with "P" on the E-PL3. I keep an eye on the shutter speed, aperture, EV, nmfd 1 second plsyback, but a lot of the time, the stright "P" does the job.

Cheers, geoff

-- hide signature --

Geoffrey Heard
Down and out in Rabaul in the South Pacific
http://pngtimetraveller.blogspot.com/2011/10/return-to-karai-komana_31.html

 Hen3ry's gear list:Hen3ry's gear list
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 9-18mm 1:4.0-5.6 Panasonic Lumix G Vario 100-300mm F4-5.6 OIS Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 45mm 1:1.8 Panasonic 12-35mm F2.8 +4 more
Reply   Reply with quote   Complain
Post (hide subjects)Posted by
wellNew
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow