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      10-25-2012, 09:48 AM   #446
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Originally Posted by MaximusJ View Post
90% of the time, I shoot in aperture priority, but when the lighting conditions are stable (like a moon shot), I go manual.

ISO50 is awesome on the D800 for shots like this. But you need an extremely stable setup since you need long exposures when you want to keep a deep DOF.

Ok.

I use a higher ISO typically and often hand hold my moon shots. ISO 200 or 400 gives you plenty of SS and DOF. Of course, I'm using a Canon, so noise isn't as big a worry to me. (Ok, ok, I take it back, but I keep running into Nikon guys that shoot incredibly low ISOs for some reason).

Dave
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