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D300s Matrix Metering Issues

ArthurNikonF

Worcester, US
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"RE: D300s Matrix Metering Issues"

ArthurNikonF Registered since 10th Oct 2011
Tue 14-Aug-12 12:09 PM

I rarely, if ever, use ADL, as it's usefulness seems somewhat limited, it introduces noise, and the manual is even ambiguous as to what it should be used for. But that's me- everyone has different taste.

With ragards to metering, after initially making the mistake that matrix metering was the best way to go. Nikon seems to have "rebranded" center weighted as a good alternative for portraits. The fact of the matter is, Nikon meters have been center weighted for years, beginning with the Nikon F Photomics. I think the F3's was the pinnacle, using 80/20. To this day, I swear it is the best meter they ever built.

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Please read my blog (Nikon, Hasselblad, AND Polaroid), at www.arthurpolaroid.wordpress.com/ Nikon D300, D40, F Photomic Ftn, FE-2, F3HP, N80, F2S

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