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Some Newbie Photos: Thoughts?
Posted By: ninemm, 08-28-2010, 07:15 PM

First weekend with my K100DS. Trying to get the hang of things. These shots obviously aren't the best. All were taken with the 18-55 kit lens. I've been sticking to aperture priority mode mainly. I'd love any pointers or suggestions you all could offer. Thanks!

1. My wife and our dog lounging. 1/4, f/16, iso800

2. Close up of her nose. This was way overexposed so I tried some PP. 1/6, f/5.6, iso 800

3. Squirrel just hanging around. 1/90, f/8, iso 800 (?)

4. Butterfly by our apartment. 1/60, f/5.6, iso 400

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08-28-2010, 07:21 PM   #2
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I like the first two shots- they're actually not bad at all! It would have nice if you had a longer lens for the third, and in the fourth, obviously using a smaller aperture would be better, as you'd then have a larger depth of field.

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I agree with Adam the first 2 are very well done.
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Thanks for the compliments and suggestions guys. Very appreciated.

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I agree as well. Your on your way to more great shots.

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