Can someone help?New to fuji x100. Is this flare?

Started Mar 23, 2013 | Discussions thread
PeterPrism
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Re: Can someone help?New to fuji x100. Is this flare?
In reply to wchutt, Mar 24, 2013

wchutt wrote:

The top image has flare from the sun in the upper left side of the frame.

Both images are overexposed. The cyan sky color is typical of color twisting due to pulling the highlights down.

I suggest you:

remove any lens filters

acquire a lens hood

think of the camera's meter as an estimate or a guide; from this starting point adjust the exposure using your experience and knowledge; you are smarter than the meter/auto exposure ssystem

automatically bracket exposures so you can gain more experience

make sure sure you the exposure compensation dial is initially set to zero

I agree 100%, +1

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