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Need camera for close ups (ex: jewelry, flowers)

by yongleesmg / January 29, 2007 11:10 PM PST

If anyone out there has great or good experience with a pocket digital camera, please reply with model number...

Thanks so much

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See this link.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 30, 2007 12:41 AM PST
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Close-up Photography
by snapshot2 Forum moderator / January 30, 2007 11:51 PM PST

Just about any digital camera will produce good close-up (macro) photographs.

The two most important things for close-up photography are;
...sufficient light
...use a tripod


Here is a short course in close-up photography:

http://www.shortcourses.com/using/tabletop/chapter7.htm

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I love my Canon A620 for close-ups!
by MaryMuffin / January 31, 2007 2:06 AM PST

I'm not sure how the new models compare, but it has taken amazing close-ups (lots of bugs and flowers) and it is an all around great camera. I have also used a A610 with great results.

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Ol?'timer
by bmisic / July 4, 2009 10:47 PM PDT

Hi!
I am using the C-200 ZOOM Olympus - it?s old. but cheap ...and doin a great job!

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