RE: Programs for Writing

Subject: RE: Programs for Writing
From: KMcLauchlan -at- chrysalis-its -dot- com
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 17 Oct 2001 16:20:25 -0400

Stand on a chair and shoot from just slightly above.
The overhead lights and your camera flash will all
be reflecting toward the floor, and not directly
back into your lens. To minimize angular distortion
from tipping the board or from viewing/shooting
off-center, use your optical zoom and stand back a bit.
That might require a slightly longer exposure. Take
a few shots to bracket the required exposure time.
If you have a high-end digital camera with settable
aperature, you already know all the above, so don't
read this. :-)

That thing Doug Bailey mentioned sounds like more
fun, though.


About recording the content of a whiteboard,
John Posada [mailto:jposada01 -at- yahoo -dot- com] said:

> I use it. Never thought the original post wasn't serious. However,
> one of the minor issues I sometimes come across is glare from the
> whiteboard. Anyone else have this problem?

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