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  1. STLcardinals

    STLcardinals Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

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    Doesn't seem to be that great. Heres a couple of pics I took with it for example....


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  2. SeauxCrazy

    SeauxCrazy Well-Known Member

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    Doesn't seem great in what standard? For a cell phone, I'd say those are excellent.

    *seems like SOMEONE thought 8mp meant it would be like their point and shoot*
     
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    STLcardinals Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

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    I think its way too grainy and distorted.
     
  4. RedsGT

    RedsGT Well-Known Member

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    Yeah, blurry. Seems like the autofocus just sucks.
     
  5. nickoakdl

    nickoakdl Well-Known Member

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    It is. You have to compare it to other phones though.
     
  6. SteveChiller

    SteveChiller Well-Known Member

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    those pics kinda suck, maybe have a shaky hand. mine come out great.
     
  7. stas333

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    i have also noticed that picture quality is not great. i mean its much better than my tp2, but i thought it would be much better with the 8mp
     
  8. jerzeywill2010

    jerzeywill2010 Member

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    It's not about megapixels but quality of lens etc. Nokia had years ago N95 with Carl Zeiss lens and cam was 5 megapixels and quality was excellent. High megapixel number only sounds impressive until you look at quality of the lens etc.
     
  9. Oridus

    Oridus Well-Known Member

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    These are all taken with my HTC Evo...

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    This last one (below) was taken with the FRONT FACING CAMERA even.

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    To everybody saying it sucks for a cell phone, you're doing it wrong.
     
  10. freeza

    freeza Well-Known Member

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    Those are amazing quality.
     
  11. stas333

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    those pics are not bad.
     
  12. Dracostian

    Dracostian Active Member

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    First, for a cell phone, those aren't that bad of quality.

    Next, what you're really running into is the automatic adjustment of the ISO for darker images. If you take a picture in full light, you'll see an amazingly clear image. If you want to get a less grainy picture in darker settings, go into your settings in your camera and change the ISO setting from Auto to a low number ISO. Keep in mind, the lower the ISO, the less light you're going to see in the image. If you're in a dark area and use ISO 100, you'll get a pitch black picture.

    It's mostly here about the lens and your sensor size (and some internal workings). Forget about Megapixels.

    If you want a high quality image in darker light (and keep in mind, just because you see huge lights in a stadium doesn't mean it's well lit for a picture in the area you're taking!), you end up in the realm of digital photography. I have equipment that will take amazing pictures in the same setting you have there, but it cost over $2000 and on the fastest lens has a lens opening bigger than the Evo :).

    All in all, I'd be happy with what you're seeing, but feel free to tweak the settings if you want some better performance.

    Adding in after the fact: I don't know if the Evo has a fixed Shutter Speed or not, but the other important thing to consider is that as the phone needs to gather more light, you're going to have a slower shutter speed, normally (for auto adjustments). Slower shutter speeds mean blurry images. Really low shutter speeds will give you a blurry image if you even breathe. This is the normal working of a camera.
     
  13. jeffla

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    Wow, those pics look great. Now all I need to do is shrink you down to a manageable size so I can stick you in my pocket for whenever I need to take a picture.
     
  14. BrianFX

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    Wow, chick's a total hottie, nice setup there (blondie + EVO) :)
     
  15. Oridus

    Oridus Well-Known Member

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    Lol thanks brian. I showed her the comment. She giggled and possibly blushed. She's put up with a lot from me over this phone.


    Sent from my HTC Evo 4G using Tapatalk
     
  16. Oridus

    Oridus Well-Known Member

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    Lol I laughed pretty good at that one.

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  17. dylan88

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    i think its great
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    Are you using the default camera app?
     
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    Aw love her hair. I'm dying my hair blonde as well lol
    But the ops pix and his pix look great.

    I just took some pix for my Facebook just a few moments ago and uploaded them and my friends don't believe that they are taken on a camera phone. Evo has good quality in my opinion

    Sent from Carmen's HTC Evo
     
  20. STLcardinals

    STLcardinals Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

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    I was able to get a bit better of a picture tonight before the sun went down...

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  21. kennyfte

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    These are from my EVO as well.. No complaints here.

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    This photo is absolutely ridiculous. The rays of light piercing the clouds is especially awe-inspiring.
     
  23. kennyfte

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    Normal settings too. I love this phone more with every amazing picture it takes. Heres a video just to round it all off..

    YouTube - View from my seats @ Citi .
     
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    When I take pictures in dark areas using the flash people seem to glow. I think its because the flash doesnt turn on long enough and thus the camera is still adjusting to the light. Any ideas or settings that will remedy this?
     

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