Sunday, 19 August 2012

A Quick Guide to Light Metering for Photographers

This guide to Light Metering is bought to you from our friends at Light Stalking.

With modern DSLR’s, we often take exposure metering for granted, knowing that our camera will nail the exposure 99% of the time. Many DSLR’s have more than one metering mode, the others, despite their usefulness are often overlooked and never used. In this article we will have a look at how meters work as well as a run through the metering modes often found on a DSLR.

Few of us stop to consider that in the time it take our finger to go from a half press to a full press of the shutter button, the computer inside our cameras has processed huge amounts of information and made fundamental exposure decisions based on what it believes we are taking a photograph of.

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