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06-03-2008, 01:56 PM   #16
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Very nice shots reknelb, the shooting condition may not be ideal but, you were right on. Thanks for sharing.

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06-03-2008, 06:36 PM   #17
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QuoteOriginally posted by reknelb Quote
And BTW, the tilted crop is done purposely. Thats just something the customers have always liked. Show photographers have been doing that for years.
I have no idea why people would like that. The backgrounds too detailed/messy IMO. Looks ok with car pics occasionly.

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We use flash up here quite a bit.
All photos taken at the Royal Winter Fair in Toronto are flash.
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Dave, what is the approx. light value one would have to shoot at (w/o flash)?

I'm wondering as well that current technology doesn't permit to shoot flashless. A 77mm f/1.8 (or a 85mm f/1.4 like the Zeiss Planar ZK) should deliver enough light even for 1/250s I guess. DoF is another story, of course...
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Hi,

Why don't you use a laser pointer or a small flashlight with a red filter? You could attach it to the camera with velcro and aim it away from the eyes. This should allow the camera to focus in low or no light

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