New NEX5n: Depth of Field and Focus Question

Started May 2, 2012 | Discussions thread
Chris_Downunder Contributing Member • Posts: 611
Re: New NEX5n: Depth of Field and Focus Question

Kelvin, my experience has been that at these distances the depth of field is very narrow (even at the higher f-stops) and that when taking closeups handheld no matter how I steady myself my body still moves a small amount throwing out the focus. Try using a tripod, it improved my images immensely.
Chris

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Sony Alpha NEX-5N Sony E 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 OSS Sony E 16mm F2.8 Pancake Sigma 30mm F2.8 EX DN Sigma 19mm F2.8 EX DN +9 more
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