close ups

sharon620June 23, 2008

Can anyone please tell me how to take a close up of my flowers with the backround being blurred?

I would also like to take pics and put them onto websites.

I should get my butt moving and read. I will do that in the mean time. Sometimes it is just easier to learn from others.

Thanks so much

Sharon

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bonitamariposa

Hi Sharon, what type of camera do you have? If you have a point and shoot camera, it should have a macro setting which is for flowers? Is this what you mean?

    Bookmark   June 23, 2008 at 1:44PM
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abby11

Hi

I am Abby,

I do not know about Sharon but I need to find out about taking close ups of flowers if someone can help.

I own a Kodak Easyshare C875 - it is great that it fits in my handbag and I can take it anywhere with me.

Unfortunatelly it seems to be smarter than me and gets a perfect focus but not necessarily of the object I am needing. As an example I am taking pix of flower pods and I wind up with a very nicely focused chair and table in the background???

Any help would be appreciated

Here is a link that might be useful:

    Bookmark   June 26, 2008 at 5:52AM
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