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Old Sep 28, 2006, 9:24 PM   #1
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Hi,
I am using the D70 and now I have a dillema. I cant seem to be able to focus on everything and make my whole photo in focus.

I've tried all settings on the cam.

Any help?

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Old Sep 29, 2006, 7:29 AM   #2
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What are you shooting?? To achieve more DOF (depth of field) typically you would use shorter focal lengths and smaller aperature settings (higher f stop numbers). Increasing the distance from the subject will also help. If you not comfortable shooting in Aperature mode, selecting the landscape mode should get you pretty close to having the entire frame in focus.
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Old Sep 29, 2006, 8:33 PM   #3
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I am taking photos of some equipment at work...distance is limited.
I'll try to set the aperture as small as i can without a tripod.

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Are these macro/closeup shots?? If so, Dof tends to be very small, and stopping down will be necessary. However, this means less light, and consequently slower shutter speeds. A tripod is necessary, and more than likely, a flash. What you are experiencing is probably not focus errors, but camera shake.
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