Panasonic 7-14 - Usage tips for UWA neophyte

Started Apr 19, 2014 | Discussions thread
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Michael J Davis
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Just one tip!
In reply to Florida Nature Photographer, Apr 20, 2014

Your photos show that you already understand the key points - foreground, emphasis of distance and all-embracing view. Just keep practicing!

The one tip (without reading the rest of this thread) that I would make is - keep the camera level unless you want to emphasise vertical distortion.  The slightest tilt upwards or downwards makes the verticals converge, and that is at best a distraction.

Or else deliberately emphasise the verticals:

Wells Cathedral Transept

Keep up the good work!


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