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A try on street photography with manual focus lens
Lens: K 55mm f/1.8 Camera: pentax k-x Photo Location: Rome 
Posted By: dustette, 09-11-2011, 01:56 PM

So most of the shots are out of focus..

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09-11-2011, 05:05 PM   #2
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Manual focus is difficult with DSLRs as the focusing screen isn't optimized that way, though you got the top one right. Having just one person in focus is perfectly acceptable.

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