Digital Photography Tip: Working With Autofocus

March 11, 2013

Digital Photography Tip: Working With Autofocus

Autofocus, while being a really helpful feature available on every camera sold today, stills needs a little help sometimes to get it right.

Because, the thing is, automatic focus isn’t actually completely automatic. In order to ensure that your images are properly focused, your camera’s automatic focus feature needs the human touch—a little guidance that is—to understand where and when to focus within the scene within the viewfinder.

This video by Phil Steele gives some great tips on ways to work with and control your camera’s focusing mechanism:




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