A6000 + Zeiss Touit 1.8/32 and Sonnar 1.8/55 (model shoot pics)

Started May 7, 2014 | Discussions thread
José B
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Attempting that two-eyes in focus only (1.8/55 Sonnar @ f/1.8 pics)

It's been awhile since I attempted the shallow depth of field portrait with the two eyes in focus only like the one in here.

I tried doing it with the Sonnar 55. I even had it programmed as one of the memory settings----to shoot DMF (last picture). In a lot of cases with my other cameras I can only get one eye in focus. I think I need to look at my DOF calc on my iphone. I need to bracket distance and aperture as well, definitely more practice. Plus I think the model's face needs to be squared on to the camera not tilted. Having said that, I still like the results.

 José B's gear list:José B's gear list
Sony a6500 Carl Zeiss Touit 1.8/32 Carl Zeiss Touit 2.8/12 Sony FE 55mm F1.8 Zeiss Batis 85mm F1.8 +12 more
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