Very disappointed with Canon T4i (650D) - over-exposed/washed out pictures

Started Dec 10, 2012 | Discussions thread
karl mohr
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Re: Very disappointed with Canon T4i (650D) - over-exposed/washed out pictures
In reply to Omni88, Dec 11, 2012

Even with ALO turned off I think most Rebels - including my T4i, seem to overexpose a little.  In very bright sunlight I usually have to dial down the EC a little to get the type of exposure I'm looking for.  So basically, I have to monitor the LCD after taking pictures to make sure I'm getting what I want.  And looking at the histogram as well.  I've even noticed this with my T2i and my Xti to some degree.  when I go on Caribbean cruises etc, I will do the AEB thing with my center point at 0 or even a little negative in order to insure a good exposure.

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