Dp3 Merrill Macro Focus Issues: Am I a dingus?

Started 3 months ago | Questions thread
DavidWright2010 Veteran Member • Posts: 3,141
Re: Dp3 Merrill Macro Focus Issues: Am I a dingus?

D Cox wrote:

You could also try manual focus with focus stacking, but that's rather laborious.


I was going to mention that. I've done dozens of focus stacked images, and yes it can be tedious, esp. when your technique is not quite right. I usually shoot them at f/5 or so, and take maybe 20 images using a rail. The benefit is that everything you want to be in focus is in focus, and everything  else is OOF:


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