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

FutureFocus

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

FutureFocus Registered since 18th Feb 2013
Fri 24-May-13 02:05 PM | edited Fri 24-May-13 02:12 PM by FutureFocus

Any thoughts as to whether or not turning the autofocus parameter a3 to the "off" position when taking stills even if AF-S mode is worthwhile?

I refer to "focus tracking with lock-on".

It's always been set to the default position of 3/normal.

Is there any merit or benefit of doing so?

If so, how much motion does it take to be turned on?

For example:

Subject is a flower which is initially still when composed.

Then a gentle breeze puts it a motion ever so slightly.

Anotherwords: Does a still object need to be absolutely still?

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