RX10 weakness for studio work

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gary stepic Veteran Member • Posts: 4,662
RX10 weakness for studio work

I had my first portrait session in my home studio with a client using the RX10. Photos came out fine but I did discover a weakness and hope there is a work around for this problem. I shot in manual, F4.0 and I think used a 120 shutter speed, iso at 100. Never had a problem prefocusing with my D800 but when using the RX10 the screen was dark until I pressed the shutter half way and for a brief moment I could see the subject (I think it was the preflash light that allowed this). I guess I could use a higher iso and use 2.8, which will not be a problem and can actually be preferred, or try to get more available light in the room. I do not know if there is a setting that can allow me to prefocus with a brighter screen.

Gary

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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 Panasonic FZ1000 Fujifilm X-T10 Fujifilm XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS Fujifilm XF 10-24mm F4 R OIS
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