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Is this D7000 Metering Method Flawed?

bougatsa

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"RE: Is this D7000 Metering Method Flawed?"

bougatsa Registered since 18th Jun 2012
Fri 30-Nov-12 10:12 AM

>>Keep in mind that the spot meter is going to average the
>scene
>>and head for the 18% reflective value.
>
>That's definitely not how spot metering works. On the D7000,
>it measures the illumination within a circle of 3.5mm diameter
>centred on the current focus point and exposes to make this
>area a mid-tone, ignoring the rest of the scene.

Thanks Brian, that description is really helpful.

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