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Live Composite and Fireworks

Discussion in 'Street, Documentary, and Portrait' started by Lcrunyon, Jul 4, 2015.

  1. Lcrunyon

    Lcrunyon Mu-43 Top Veteran

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    Jun 4, 2014
    Maryland
    Loren
    Just tried Live Composite mode on 4th of July fireworks, and was really happy with how well it worked. I played around with different settings, and settled on ISO 200, 1/2 second shutter speed, and stopped my aperture down a bit. I was really impressed with how the lamp post in my view was not overexposed. P7040884. P7040892. P7040895. P7040906.
     
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  2. bsdubois00

    bsdubois00 Mu-43 Regular

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    Nov 10, 2011
    Houston, TX
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  3. hazwing

    hazwing Mu-43 All-Pro

    Nov 25, 2012
    Australia
    Nice work! I just got an EM1, looking forward to getting an opportunity to use the live composite mode.
     
  4. nublar

    nublar Mu-43 Regular

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    Jan 22, 2013
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    Here's probably the best one that I took. Taken in Irvine, CA in the back bay. Had quite a few pics ruined by the smoke but it is nearly impossible to get a good spot upwind.
     
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  5. Jonathan F/2

    Jonathan F/2 Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Aug 10, 2011
    Los Angeles, CA
    Skipped the fireworks show and just had the kids play with some contraband fireworks. :p :DThey all survived with their fingers intact! ;)

    Shot with the E-M10, 20mm II and all using Live Composite:
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