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The Digital Photography Book: Part 1, Second Edition by Scott Kelby

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Chapter One. Pro Tips for Getting Really Sharp Photos

If Your Photos Aren’t Sharp, the Rest Doesn’t Matter

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SHUTTER SPEED: 1/200 SEC     F-STOP: F/32     ISO: 200     FOCAL LENGTH: 70MM   |   PHOTOGRAPHER: SCOTT KELBY

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Having photos that are sharp and in focus is so vitally important to pro photographers that they actually have coined a term for them. They call them “tack sharp.” When I first heard that term tossed around years ago, I naturally assumed that it was derived from the old phrase “sharp as a tack,” but once I began writing this book and ...

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