Is there such a thing as a "soft" body?

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OP firemachine69 Regular Member • Posts: 334
Re: Is there such a thing as a "soft" body?

Leonard Shepherd wrote:

Take a shot of a good AF target which incorporates some very fine detail.

Switch to manual focus initially without touching the focus ring.

Then take 2 more images in manual focus with a slight plus and then a slight minus of the focus ring.

If the first image resolves the most detail whatever a problem might be it is unlikely to be AF related.

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Leonard Shepherd
Some say if some of your photos are not good the camera you use is only a recording device.

I'll keep this in mind for future reference. I packed it up, cried at paying $55 for Canada Post (and I couldn't even fully insure it), and shipped it out to APS in Illinois. At the very least, a healthy cleaning of the viewfinder was in order.

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