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How to get sharp pics with the D800?

ExtremePic

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ExtremePic Registered since 23rd Apr 2012
Mon 23-Apr-12 09:20 PM | edited Mon 23-Apr-12 09:23 PM by ExtremePic

Hi,

I just upgraded from D200 to D800 and got mine few days ago.
As far I haven´t been able to get a single sharp picture (may be beginner´s syndrom with new camera?).

My lenses are compatible but not outstanding and I will not be able to upgrade them for long, long time:
- Sigma 24-70 mm 2.8 EX DG HSM
- Sigma 70-200 mm 2.8 EX DG HSM Apo
- Sigma DG Apo HSM 150-500 mm 1:5-6.3 optical stabilizer
- Sigma DG Macro D 50 mm 1.2.8 (32-2.8)

I have tried different manual settings both in FX and DX mode and partly used a monopod. But no sharp image yet.
What could be the problem?
Any professional experienced with the D800 who can give some tips?

I feel I am riding a mustang and it will take its time, like it did with the D200 5 years ago...
I hope I get the D800 in grip before my first exhibition =)

Thank you, fellows for helping.

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