5-minute photo tips: Make AF microadjustments to sharpen your shots

In-camera Features
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Improves: Sharpness

Even shooting with the best image sensors, with the most megapixels or sturdiest stabilization, may not deliver crisp results if the gear is not checked over time. One issue that is often not addressed is the accuracy of your camera’s autofocus, which suffers as it shifts the optimal focus position of the lens elements over time. 

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Kim Bunermann
Technique Editor

Kim is the Technique Editor of Digital Photographer Magazine. She specializes in architecture, still life and product photography and has a Master's degree in Photography and Media with a distinction from the FH Bielefeld University of Applied Sciences in Germany. While studying, Kim came to the UK for an exchange term at the London College of Communication. She settled in the UK and began her career path by joining Future. Kim focuses on tutorials and creative techniques, and particularly enjoys interviewing inspiring photographers who concentrate on a range of fascinating subjects including women in photography, the climate crisis; the planet, its precious creatures and the environment.