Having problems with your Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera ?
The images are not crisp - as if not fully in focus
\015 To replace my existing 6 Megapixel point-and-shoot camera, I just purchased a Canon rebel 350D ( XT ) last week, that comes with a Canon kit zoom lens 18-55...I used AI as well as AI Servo setting to focus. The camera and the lens made the right noise to focus, which I verified in the viewfinder as well, to confirm. Howevers, when viewing the pictures as displayed, none of them appeared to be in focus. The results were nowhere near as sharp nor as crisp as the results I got from my point-and-shoot. Could you please give me some guidance ?\015
I guess this is an issue with the XTi. I got the same problem. One of the tip that help to get sharpen images is to set the sharpness under the picture style options. Remeber that pictures styles are a manual options only. On automatic setting, the camera will choose the settings by their own. Make some pictures and see them to set their sharpness. Another optios is to shoot an image, RAW type, edit it with canon software and then save back to camera as a new picture style profile. This option is also useful to define a sepia profile. The XTi don't have a sepia option.
I am having the same problem. I bought a Tamron zoom lens as an add on. This lens costs more than the camera and yet images are not as sharp as i would expect from such a highly touted camera. My Kodak Z740 point and shoot gives sharper prints. This is very frustrating. I bought Rebel for Dummies and still am having the same problem. Very frustrating
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The images are not crisp - as if not fully in focus
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