why is this not sharp ? please help me

Started Jul 4, 2013 | Questions thread
seilerbird666 Senior Member • Posts: 1,101
Shutter speed is too slow

1/250th is a very slow shutter speed. Forget all the comments about 1.4, shallow DOF and bad focusing, that is not the right shutter speed. It is very easy to shake a camera at that speed, and it is very easy for the subject to move. I have found that if sharpness is important then I need to be at 1/1000th or faster. Do a few test photos and you will see what I mean.

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