Bird in flight with D90

Started Mar 31, 2013 | Discussions thread
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the Mtn Man
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Re: Spot Metering worth a try
In reply to Huyen Olson, Apr 2, 2013

Huyen Olson wrote:

by the way, it was set at matrix metering and at 1/3 EV

That sounds about right.  Matrix metering seems to do a pretty decent job in most situations, and +1/3 EV would be a full stop over-exposed which is why your pictures look so bright.  Next time try it without exposure compensation and just let matrix metering do its thing.  Alternatively, go full manual and carefully meter the scene yourself.

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