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Digital\015\012cameras allow you to take pictures at different quality setting. The\015\012higher the setting the better the photo quality. Higher settings use\015\012more memory then lower settings. If you intend to make prints, always\015\012use a medium or high setting. The low setting should only be used when\015\012all you want to do is view the pictures on your computer or send them\015\012by email or over the Internet.
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Recommended camera settings for portraits:
\015\012Focal length: 100 mm
\015\012Aperture: F2.8 (as large a f/stop as is available for proper exposure)
\015\012Exposure / Shooting Mode: Aperture Priority / Portrait
Flash: Fill-in, if face is in shadow

Recommended camera settings for landscapes:
\015\012Focal length: 38 mm
\015\012Aperture: F16 (as small a f/stop as is available for proper exposure)
\015\012Exposure / Shooting Mode: Aperture Priority / Landscape
Tripod: Yes, for long exposures

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Can not take a picture, setting are not correct


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