Go Back   Steve's Digicams Forums > Digital Cameras (Point and Shoot) > Sony

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old Jun 12, 2006, 10:24 AM   #1
kal
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Posts: 6
Default

I have a Sony DSC-W50 and were going on vacation and I know I'll be taking lots of shots of my kiddie at night on the rides so there will be alot of bright light even though its dark, does anyone have any suggestions for the best camera setting? I have the following options. Now I have the red eye and AF off because of the shot delay, should I be using the AF at night? Thanks!





Auto record mode
Point-and-shoot, some menu options locked up

Program mode
Still point-and-shoot but with full menu access

High sensitivity mode
Boosts the ISO as high as 1000 for blur-free photos; see below for more


These are all scene modes
Twilight

Twilight portrait

Snow

Beach

Landscape

Soft snap


kal is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old Jun 25, 2006, 7:20 PM   #2
Member
 
omGARY's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Posts: 86
Default

^^BUMP:!:
omGARY is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jun 26, 2006, 1:54 PM   #3
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Hawaii
Posts: 569
Default

Get an external flash - I use a style="BACKGROUND-COLOR: #000000":

style="BACKGROUND-COLOR: #000000"Sony HVLSL1 which extend the range to about 50 feet. Small andlight - I have been very happy with it. Only downside is the CR123 battery which is expensive unless buying several on-line - about $1 each. Approx $4 at your neighborhood store.

style="BACKGROUND-COLOR: #000000"You should experiment with settings since your "film" is free.


paniolo is offline   Reply With Quote
 
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 1:04 PM.