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ruth smith Posted on Mar 29, 2007

Auto Focus I want to be able to take photos that are in focus from top to bottom side to side. not just in focus at the centre with a blurred background. Very professional looking as that is I don't like it. I don't seem to be able to do this on my F30 well possibly on landscape setting. I have only had the camera a month and finding it complicated. So probably just being thick. I know how to use the AF/AE lock but that still leaves the background smudgy Thanks

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I think I understand what you are after. If I get it right, you want the background as well as the subject in focus. To do this you will need to use a smaller aperture setting. This means switching the camera to the A (for aperture preferred) setting and selecting an aperture setting such as 5.6 or 8. With a brightly lit subject and a tripod, you should be able to get better landscape results.

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