Quoting mommybrain(OSA): I have no problems with my p&s for everyday snapshots, it's just not great when I'm wanting to take ... [snip!] ... love to actually learn the art of photography and I don't feel I could fully do that with a p&s. But thanks for the advice!
Quoting Brooke-SAHM2BOYS(GDS): Ok so after New haircuts I got the Camera Out! and here are Mine I will photoshop one later tonight
Quoting NikonGirl: Trying using P mode. For now set White Balance to Auto, Set ISO at 100, Set Flash to Negative (the ... [snip!] ... dim? Move the flash setting up. Hope this helps. I find I often get better shots shooting in P mode on my point and shoot.
Quoting mommybrain(OSA): Amy, I love you! lol I did some more searching on my camera and I found that I can control the ISO, ... [snip!] ... I think I'm driving my hubby crazy, and I gave myself a headache from the flash and trying to take self portraits. lol
Quoting Jess loves Lukas: here's whats in my menu. exposure bracketing exposure compensation picture size white noise iso speed focus zoe color mode long time exposure set album (still)
Quoting Jess loves Lukas: okay, ill try the other change you recommended. here is what i'm able to get so far. i'll delete them ... [snip!] ... in a bit. i just wanna show how crappy my camera is, or how much i suck at taking pics lol! me my mom. no focus!!!
Quoting Smilez78: Some camera's will only let you get so close before they stop focusing, after that you have to crop ... [snip!] ... framed imaged you want. Try backing up just a little. Or does it make the same beep it makes when you take a not so close up?
Quoting Jess loves Lukas: it still beeps... so i thought it was still focusing. i dunnoooooo Found a spec sheet on your camera it says your minimum focus length is 23.6 in. Try making sure you are at least 2 feet away from your subject and see what that does.