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How do I get sharper, in-focus pictures? Want to learn!

Kidkett

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"RE: How do I get sharper, in-focus pictures? Want to learn!"

Kidkett Silver Member Donor Ribbon awarded for his support to the Fundraising Campaign 2014 Nikonian since 09th Apr 2010
Mon 20-May-13 01:42 AM

Hi Bruce,

For your remote release I have a couple I use, for a cable release I have used this cheap one and never had a problem with it. Just make sure you have some spare batteries as you can’t turn it off. Or you can take the batteries out after uses.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Timer-Shutter-Release-Remote-Cord-For-Nikon-D300-D800-D700-D4-D3s-D3x-D300s-DSLR-/370675331912?pt=Camera_Camcorder_Remotes&hash=item564df8b348

For a wireless remote I found this great little one that connects right in the 10 pin connector and sits right there in front of your camera. It is out of the way of everything except the on camera flash button to open the flash; you have to be a little careful opening it and you can use your other flash and controls with no problem. And it has a long 300 foot range if that is something you need.

http://www.amazon.com/High-end-Wireless-Transmitter-Receiver-Connection/dp/B0095PWR4S/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1369013029&sr=8-2&keywords=RFN-4s+Wireless+Remote+Shutter

Also when you use a tripod always use MLU whenever you can as you will get a better picture every time. The mirror slap from the D800 is there so make sure even when hand held to hold it firmly with both hands to reduce the movement. You have got a lot of good advice in this post so go out and enjoy your camera as it is a great one.

Good Luck,
Bill

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