Group Shot Question with R5

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noggin2k1
noggin2k1 Senior Member • Posts: 2,762
Re: Group Shot Question with R5
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Shaun Gibbs wrote:

For group shots e.g. family portrait shots at weddings, I use the following :-

Eye AF (people priority) with Tracking and Servo to focus on the main subject e.g. bride.

F/5.6 or higher to get everyone in focus.

1/125 minimum shutter speed.

Slow burst mode or single shot and take multiple shots to get a few frames where no-one is blinking e.g. eyes closed.

Basically this.

Aperture is always the important for group shots. I'm usually at f8, and make sure focus is on the B&G.

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