Being able to control your camera’s focus is one of the most important aspects to becoming a better photographer.
Not many factors can wreck a photo quicker than the subject being out of focus – yet learning to take control of Auto Focus is often glossed over by new photographers. Adjusting the Aperture and Shutter Speed certainly seem more “hands on” to making photos – but in reality the camera does a pretty good job getting the exposures right. Even when it misses it doesn’t miss by much and that can often be adjusted for the better during post processing. Missed focus however.. there’s no real fix for that. Continue Reading →