A&P Taking sunrise pictures. need tips

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  1. lilcheen

    lilcheen New Member

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    I'll be at the beach tom. morning to take pictures of the sunrise. Can anyone give me some tips.

    I will most likely use my Tam 28-75. But I also have a nifty fifty and the kit lens.

    Any advice will help. thanks.
     
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    Manual.
     
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    girls in skimpy to no clothing on the beach helps too.
     
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    :werd:


    Fuck the sunrise, go about noon.
     
  5. Tomash

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    f/16 and 1/ISO shutter? :dunno:
    Fucking experiment.
    Or go to pbase.com, and look at what settings people used in their sunrise pictures. Go on from there and experiment.
     
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    You're such a fucking asshole. :rofl:
     
  7. Tomash

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    :wtf:
     
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    underexpose to get deeper colors. colors are more saturated at lower quantities
     
  9. IntheWorks

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    :werd: you'll get results like this

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    or if you want the deep colors, but a well exposed foreground, you'll need to bracket.
     
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    werd. set up your camera to bracket. Then when you get home you can see which ones look good for the next time you go out
     
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    Go at sunset. Bring a tripod.

    F8, 1/125, ISO 100, 20mm on 1.6 crop.

    [​IMG]
     
  13. Tomash

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    Yeah, that picture turned out great.
    I had really good luck with it, the case of being in the right place, at the right time.
     
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    Was this with your tiny bitch camera? if so... :bowdown:

    Kit lens? :x:
     
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    too bad those trees are in the way :o
     
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    It's not so tiny anymore. :mamoru:
     
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    That battery grip is like magic! :bowdown: :bowdown: :bowdown:
     

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