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PHOTOGRAPHING WATCHES Hello, I collect Swatch watches (approx 300 now) and want to set up an online catalog with 2 shots of each watch, one of the complete watch and a close up of the watch face detailing the artistic designs and colours. I only have basic photographic skills and knowledge and have borrowed my friend's Nikon Coolpix L100 and a mini tripod. It is an automatic camera so I don't have a lot of control, but it has a x15 zoom lens, a macro mode and image stabilisation to combat



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Here is a simple set up you can use for product shots,\015\012Use white paper or fabric to set up a "hi key" backdrop and place at least one light above and to the side of it for decent lighting. You should be able to use the regular zoom for the overview shots and the macro mode for the close up shots.\015\012
\015\012Here is a simple diagram of what I described above:\015\012iservin.gif
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\015\012If you want something more pre-made, you can check out these "mini studios" called softboxes, you can find them at most camera stores and for a bit cheaper on Ebay.
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PHOTOGRAPHING WATCHES Hello, I collect Swatch watches (approx 300 now) and want to set up an online catalog with 2 shots of each watch, one of the complete watch and a close up of the watch face detailing the artistic designs and colours. I only have basic photographic skills and knowledge and have borrowed my friend's Nikon Coolpix L100 and a mini tripod. It is an automatic camera so I don't have a lot of control, but it has a x15 zoom lens, a macro mode and image stabilisation to combat


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I have a Coolpix L100, and have installed the Nikon Transfer software. I am using a USB cable (that came with the camera) to connect my PC (Windows XP) to the camera. The Nikon Transfer software does not seem to work--when the auto launch starts OR when I manually start the Nikon Transfer software--there are no photos to transfer. I would like to use the USB cable to connect and transfer photos from the camera to the PC. Why? you may ask? Because it came with the camera, and frankly this sh


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At first i put alkaline batteries in coolpix l100 and when its assumed the camera show battery exhausted and i change batteries with ni-mh kind and turn on camera but the message battery exhausted display again. note: i updated my camera to frameware1.1 please help me?


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I have a Nikon Coolpix P2 camera that I love. I used to have Picasa 2 software loaded and it automatically detected when I attached the camera to a USB port. I've accidently upgraded to Picasa 3, and that software will not detect and start uploading the pictures. Which software should I be using to upload pictures from the camera to my PC? Thanks.


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Lens Error put my mini tripod on to my camera and apparently the legs are not stable enough when I left it on the top of the table. One of the legs gave up and the camera rolled down and fell on the floor, about approx. from 3 ft high. I immediately checked everything looks ok, but when I turned it on to take pictures I'm getting "LENS ERROR" on all settings eg: Auto, Manual, Scene etc.. Is it fixable? If it is...will it cost me an arm & a leg?


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Hello. I have a Nikon coolpix L18 Digital Camera and I have been trying to download the pictures to my computer at work which is a mac. This camera is borrowed and i don't have any software for it. And the cord I am using is from another digital though it has worked with others digitals. How can I download the pictures??


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Hi.I bought coolpix L20 several days ago.I put all the programms on my PC (from disc).But when I connect camera to PC nothing happens.It's written in instructions,that window must automaticly appear, but it does not.Then using nikon transfer I also don't see flash card and camera,what can I do ?


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I have a Coolpix Nikon L1 and everything works fine with the camera except when I try to transfer the pictures over to the computer. It used to let me but I would still have to run them through other programs because it never automatically comes up like it used it. I have already tried going through the set-up menu on the camera and did everything it told me to and it still does not work. Any solutions?


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I borrowed a JVC Mini DV camera Model No. GR-D290EK from a friend yesterday, when it came to me wanting to rewind the tape and offload the data onto my PC the camera screen came up with a message...03 Eject and re-insert tape. Unit in safeguard mode. I went through the eject procedure but it won't eject the tape, can anyone help. I would be most grateful.


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