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I do recall my cameras warning against using live view for something like that. Normal SLR mechanics will expose the sensor briefly and let it rest between shots. If it's not overexposed and blown out, it's being used in the expected manner and within the sensor's capability. The invisible IR and UV could be over-intense without your knowing. For sunset ...


I had the same exact problem. I use a 70D, and it was focusing way too far front, ruining my shoots. I was about to take it apart and solder the points, when I realized that the camera has an AF microadjustment feature. It was focusing too far forward, so I set it to +17 (out of 20) and now the lens is sharp as a tack. Definitely try this first if your ...

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