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I have the Nikon D60 - Ive taken sport/action pictures

Ive taken action/sport pictures outside with great success using the sport setting and continuous shutter mode. When i used the same setting inside a gym my action shots were blurry. What settings should i use for inside sport shots.

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The main difference between the two shooting conditions is the amount of light you have to work with. For the indoor action shots, set the ISO setting to the highest available through the menu (1600 ISO) to maximize the ability of the camera to work with the diminished light. The other (but more expensive) way to achieve better indoor shots is with the use of a "faster" lens, ie one with a lower maximum f stop number (f2.8 is faster than f3.5, for instance). Also ensure you are shooting with your lens at its widest f stop setting (lowest number).

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