Focusing at the zoo
Easier said than done. Crowds, children underfoot, animals behind glass or cage wire, restless beasts. There were challenges everywhere. Sometimes autofocus is convenient and sometimes it’s ridiculous. Manual focus is a better choice to isolate your subject.
Below is my third and last installment of our Franklin Zoo trip. The goats and leopard were especially hard to capture because of their constant movement, and the camel chewing leaves was trickier to focus on than one might think.