Originally Posted by landarc
You're too close in the upper photo. Unless you have a macro setting, you are too close. On the plus side to that, you are also too close for composition. Pull back a bit and you end up with a better photo. Some of my shots, after I post, I realize I was too close.
The second shot looks like bad lighting. If you can adjust the white balance for indoor lighting, you will be better off.
Okay so I should back off of the shot then crop for a tighter shot?