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SB-700 TTL Selection Using Spot Metering?

richlewt

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"RE: SB-700 TTL Selection Using Spot Metering?"

richlewt Registered since 24th Oct 2012
Thu 22-Nov-12 07:40 PM

>The SB 700 woks differently that the other Nikon Speedlights,
>in that the use of TTL or TTL-BL is determined by the camera
>settings, you can't set it on the flash.
>
>When your camera is set to spot meter and the SB-700 is in
>TTL, the camera will meter on the focus point and send that
>info to the flash. Should you need to meter on a different
>point that the focus point, you can set the AE-L/AF-L button
>to Flash Value Lock (Assign AE-L/AF-L in the Controls section
>of your Custom Setting Menu, but not sure what camera you are
>using as your profile isn't filled out). Press the button when
>focused on the spot you want to meter, then recompose to focus
>and shoot.

Hi Mick
Thanks for reply. (profile now filled in ) I am using a D7000. Thats good advice and nicely answered. I will now programme my AE-L button and have a play.

Cheers
Rich

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