How Do You Shoot Macro With A Compact Digital Camera?
• Find where the macro icon is on your camera and set your camera to it. It is easy to find; all cameras use a flower icon to indicate the macro setting. • A shot this clear doesn’t happen without a tripod Use a tripod. You will have a reduced depth of field and the tripod will help keep your images sharp. • See if you can adjust the aperture. While most point and shoot cameras won’t have that option, you won’t know until you look. This can help increase or decrease what is in focus. • Nice sharp photo Be sure that you have a good focus. You might have to move closer or step away from your subject matter. • Know the basic ‘rules’ of composition. You need to learn the rules before breaking them. • Know what your flash and lighting options are. Be prepared to use extra lighting from your windows, the sun and other light sources. • Take the shot. You won’t know if what you are doing will work until you take the shot. Look at it and make adjustments. • See if your model of camera has macro