Masking in PP problem

Started Feb 25, 2014 | Discussions thread
Robiro Veteran Member • Posts: 6,775
Re: Masking in PP problem

Robiro wrote:

From what I have been seeing, FZ200 is actually capable of background defocus. Should have stepped back a few meters, zoom to 400 or even more and opt for f2.8. You would have gotten blurred background.

In order to avoid this painful post processing, people are eventually drawn to larger sensors. Some venture into m43 world and buy some f1.8 lenses. Some even go full frame.

Sorry, just noticed your camera is FZ70. So, no f2.8 available to you. Still, zooming to 400mm or so and keeping fastest aperture possible would have helped.

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 Panasonic 12-35mm F2.8 Panasonic Lumix G Vario 14-140mm F3.5-5.6 ASPH. / Power O.I.S Olympus 40-150mm F2.8 Pro Panasonic Leica 100-400mm F4.0-6.3 ASPH
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