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Old Apr 5, 2012, 7:53 PM   #1
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Default Sony A580 question

Even though I expected Sony to discontinue the 580, I upgraded anyway and love it so far. I'm curious how well the 580 will take HDR images as the bracketing only has .7 stops between photos. Anyone with experience?
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Old Apr 5, 2012, 8:32 PM   #2
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One of the major and longstanding complaints about Sonly's line of Alpha cameras is the small exposure bracketing steps. 3 shots at .7 EV steps isn't really sufficient for HDR.

But Sony's AutoHDR is quite useful and very flexible, plus it's a lot easier because the camera does all the post-processing.

(It's important to remember that you can do your own exposure steps for HDR, using either manual exposure mode, or exposure compensation. You just don't have the convenience of a single press of the shutter button.)
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