Zoom in a bit when you set your camera down!!
Fire posts though!
Once I place my camera onto the floor I leave it alone to avoid arousing suspicion. I shoot in 4K and I’ve had scenarios before where I’ve had zoom on and missed out on some great opportunities, so I just capture and crop the image after.
Here’s an example of a shot that wouldn’t be possible had I had zoom on (camera would’ve missed the girl on the right entirely):
Agreed. Do you. Keep the fire posts up!