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I prefer not to take photos using auto! I understand this preference, but I think if your goal is to record this event, you should use auto. That's because the question itself indicates that you are uncomfortable with the basic exposure parameters and their use. Auto will take care of this for you — maybe not with the best possible results, but certainly ...


Your competition is not other photographers, it's a teacher with a point and shoot. Schools care about the quality of the education, and the relatively minor quality difference in a staged group shot is worth very little to the school. The school may use it for their magazine or website, but they're working on a shoestring. They may pay for 1 or 2 images. ...

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