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Old Apr 7, 2005, 7:12 AM   #1
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I'm setting:

Image Tone - Normal
Pixels - 6
Quality - ***
Saturation - +1
Sharpeness - +1
Contrast - 0

What do you use for best results.

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Old Apr 7, 2005, 8:36 AM   #2
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Currently I'm using the following settings which produces good results to suit most situations:

Image Tone - Bright
Pixels - 6 Meg
Quality - ***
Saturation - 0
Sharpness - 0
Contrast - 0
ISO - 200
Focus Point - Select 1 of 11
Metering Mode - Multi-Segment
Shutter Mode - Tv set to 1/125S
AE point linked to AE

These are my default settings; I adjust them as necessary to suit more specific situations.

I use Photoshop to Post Process with Histogram to adjust levels & UnSharpMask to add a touch of sharpening.

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Old Apr 7, 2005, 10:38 AM   #3
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wll wrote:
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I'm setting:

Image Tone - Normal
Pixels - 6
Quality - ***
Saturation - +1
Sharpeness - +1
Contrast - 0

What do you use for best results.

wll

If I am not shooting scenes with a lot of red I will use the bright mode, if I need more natural looking pictures I use your settings, if I think the photo may be worth blowinng up past A4 I will use RAW mode...
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Old Apr 7, 2005, 12:53 PM   #4
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How big is A4

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A simple search in Google returns full details:

http://www.cl.cam.ac.uk/~mgk25/iso-paper.html
http://amath.colorado.edu/documentation/iso-paper.html

i.e. 210 × 297 mm (approx 8.3"×11.7")
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Old Apr 19, 2005, 10:40 PM   #6
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Regarding your settings... I will be shooting many photos which will be projected on a large church screen and will also go on a web page, emails and newsletter. Which setting would work well for all of these situations?
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Old Apr 20, 2005, 9:27 PM   #7
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you say saturation +1, is that just the dot to the right?

What is 0? to the left? What's the middle dot?

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Old Apr 20, 2005, 10:13 PM   #8
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scurtis,

I now use after some testing,

Saturation 0
Sharpening +1
Contrast +1

Yes, one move to the right is more, one to the left is less


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Thanks, that is what I thought, but someone said they used +2 and I didn't see how that could be.

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