A&P I'm taking a group picture of like 60 people in an hour...

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  1. xenon supra

    xenon supra OT Supporter

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    any pointers?

    I figure Ill shoot at like f5.6 and a like 1/250 with a flash from my SB800


    never shot a big group before...
     
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    Inside/outside? Cloudy/Sunny? Incandecent lights/florecent lights? All will help with final product
     
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    outside, sunny.
     
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    leaving in 10 min :x:
     
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    Tell them to say cheese

    and good luck
     
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    i read a tip somewhere that to make sure that nobody is blinking, have them all close their eyes before the pic. Then you count to 3, they open their eyes, smile, and you take a pic a second later. Haven't tried it yet with a really big group, but it sounds good.
     
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    ^ I'll just take multiple shots and use photoshop if anyones eyes are closed.

    I dont wanna sound like a faggot.
     
  9. White Stormy

    White Stormy Take that, subspace!

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    take lots of pics so you won't be as concerned with blinkers and fidgeters.. just because you got it right doesn't mean everyone in the pic did.
     
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    ^of course.
     

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