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I take it you're using auto exposure bracketing when doing that and not taking three shots manually?
I'm actually doing it manually. I try not to change the subject one bit while changing shutter speed, iso or aperture. I keep my eye on the eye piece while doing this. I haven't done bracketing yet.

It's actually very easy on the d7000 because the layout of the buttons are almost altogether, the only button I'm not happy about is the iso.
     
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I'm actually doing it manually. I try not to change the subject one bit while changing shutter speed, iso or aperture. I keep my eye on the eye piece while doing this. I haven't done bracketing yet.

It's actually very easy on the d7000 because the layout of the buttons are almost altogether, the only button I'm not happy about is the iso.
Read about AEB for your camera. One click and it takes 3 different shots automatically at your specified EV settings.
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Unless I have a request to shoot I don't get much time to do so.
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I don't shoot a whole lot unless I'm at the track. Then its a ton of shots. In Charlotte I hit almost 1,000 over 3 days.
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Depends on what I'm doing.

I took ~300 photos in Aruba for the week. I easily could have taken more, but it was kind of a 'enjoy ourselves' week more than a documentary.

Back in April, I did just about the same in one day for a Red Sox game I shot for fun.

I've had my 60D since the end of March and I just cracked ~2500+ clicks.

If I were getting paid? I'd be taking alot more photos.. but since I'm not a professional (yet?), I take the GT approach of shooting what I feel I need to shoot.
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post #16 of 31
Varies for me. I probably put on ~150 shots/month, but during school breaks it jumps up to 1k shots/month
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Like a lot people here it just depends on my mood or if am shooting at an event. If out wandering around taking pictures that I want maybe 100 per outing which may happen once a month. It just depends on the circumstances, like the last time I went take some pictures I spent 2-3 hours wandering and didn't take a single one.
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If I'm shooting a small concert, I return with about 1000 pictures (2 bodies, generally two small bands). Let's say I shoot about 2 to 3 nights a month, and add some free work between that, makes 3000 pictures a month, roughly.
    
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Read about AEB for your camera. One click and it takes 3 different shots automatically at your specified EV settings.
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post #20 of 31
1500-2000 a week? Sounds like you could use a little practice with film.
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