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Walk around outside and look for things to take pictures of. Just shoot everything that looks interesting.

Which is the opposite of what you want to do if you are interested in photography as a hobby.

If not, go trigger happy. smile.gif
    
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Walk around outside and look for things to take pictures of. Just shoot everything that looks interesting.

Which is the opposite of what you want to do if you are interested in photography as a hobby.

If not, go trigger happy. smile.gif

How? He has no idea of what to shoot right?

What he needs to do is go around shooting new things and exploring the area till he finds things that he likes to shoot. Then he can start to get into the hobby more.

What's your advise? Shoot pictures of item logos in your house all day?

Herp derp.
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Be born awesome. Best solution.
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What he needs to do is go around shooting new things and exploring the area till he finds things that he likes to shoot. Then he can start to get into the hobby more.

That's how you end up a snapper, with no meaningful (or even GOOD) photos. You know.
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Originally Posted by Sean Webster View Post

What he needs to do is go around shooting new things and exploring the area till he finds things that he likes to shoot. Then he can start to get into the hobby more.

That's how you end up a snapper, with no meaningful (or even GOOD) photos. You know.
No, that's how you end up not using your camera or think creatively at all, you know.

How can you get into something when you barely do it? How can you get into photography if you don't get out and shoot anything?
post #21416 of 29551
Honestly, when you start at anything you'll suck and everything you do will suck. Basically you need to screw around and suck before you hopefully stop sucking (but I find that to be a minority tongue.gif).

suck
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I just got a nikkor 55-300mm recently... it seems like its not very sharp honestly. Also its really really slow to foccus.. maybe i'm doing it wrong, i don't know. Does anybody have this lens and can comment on it?
    
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Honestly, when you start at anything you'll suck and everything you do will suck. Basically you need to screw around and suck before you hopefully stop sucking (but I find that to be a minority tongue.gif).

suck
Exactly! biggrin.gif
post #21419 of 29551
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How can you get into photography if you don't get out and shoot anything?

Shooting everything is a surefire way to end up with a handful of crap. I feel this debate is destined for a dead end, because while you seem to be ok with shooting the most mundane garbage around, I am not.
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