BRAVO7E7 From United States of America, joined Jul 2004, 1840 posts, RR: 16 Posted (9 years 10 months 3 weeks 2 days 1 hour ago) and read 3210 times:
I just got a Cannon 350D, so decided to use it last weekend. I submitted this shot, and it was rejected for badblurry and badquality. Just wondering if someone could help me out here? I am not a good photographer, and just got started, so would appreciate some constructive advice and reasoning. http://www.airliners.net/addphotos/rejections/big/IMG_0264.JPG
p.s. there are not a lot of these in the database, so I thought that would help.
Edoca From Belgium, joined Mar 2005, 688 posts, RR: 9
Reply 1, posted (9 years 10 months 3 weeks 2 days ago) and read 3196 times:
You can tell your camera is producing good-quality shots, it's just a difficult lighting situation I guess. Automatic light metering may have resulted in a bit of a blurry image, and the autofocus probably did the rest.
Not too sure if that accounts fully for the badquality rejection reason.
Anyway if I were you, I would see what you can do with some modest sharpening, a slight CCW rotation, and a resize to make the pic smaller. Ideally if the overhead bin had been closed, it would have looked better, but maybe you'll be able to improve it just with the above steps? My ...