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How can i take close up photos with my A70

\015 How can I get sharp focus of very close up objects? (specifically, the silversmith marks on the back of a silver tea service)\015

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Use close-up mode and place the camera on a tripod or solid surface to prevent blur from moving. Tilt the items so the flash (if you use one) will bounce away from the camera. Try using no flash with diffuse lighting or lighting at an angle to show the marks. Close-up mode is usually denoted by an icon that looks like a flower or tulip. Usually you can get as close as 6 or 7 inches and zoom-in in that mode.
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