#1
in most cases my pointer finger is slanted when i play, i tried uploading a image of what i mean but files too big.


basically my finger joints are pointing at the neck almost

is this a bad thing?
#2
Try using windows paint to scale down the picture then upload it here or else most of us dont know what u are talking about
#4
haha. nothing to do with the thread but the index finger on my right hand is now slanted after almost two years of gripping the pick too hard..

i only realised it like four weeks ago and the reality hit me real hard there..
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#5
how long have you been playing? caus my fingers were just like that when i first started playing standing up. then my wrists and fingers became more flexible after lots of playing and i could reach frets with my index finger no problem
#6
a good year of playing. but its not that im not flexable, its just like that. and when i try to force it straight it just feels really weird. i still need help people
#9
my finger does that too. its because i have small hands and i need to exted and roll my finger to fret certain chords(i dont have long enough fingers to come straight down with my finger-tip sometimes). it feels ok on me i just need to streach, if i dont i cramp up sometimes.

is this the case with you(looks like it from the pic)? does it hurt?

if not then its all good
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#10
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here i made it smaller


It looks to me like you need to bring your elbow more outwards from your body. Play with strap height a bit too so you're not straining your wrist. There's lots of tips on this around.
#11
I play exactly like that too, but just because my hand is small and my fingers short. Hasn't let me down so far.
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