Dp3 Merrill Macro Focus Issues: Am I a dingus?

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16GreenBeans
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Re: Dp3 Merrill Macro Focus Issues: Am I a dingus?

DavidWright2010 wrote:

This has been mentioned before, but a handy way to quickly find the focal plane is with the PS tool Filter | Stylize | find edges:

So I shot a bit of house siding with my DP3M, at a distance of about a foot:

The red circle is roughly where I focused, and you can clearly see the ring of best focus. (It looks like I wasn't exactly parallel to the surface, since the ring is lighter at the bottom.)

David

Hey David,

That's a really neat trick there. It looks like GIMP has a similar feature so I will definitely test it out.

GB.

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