Idiot question alert - 52 focus points

Started Jan 2, 2014 | Questions thread
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Re: Idiot question alert - 52 focus points
In reply to paul2009, Jan 2, 2014

And you will learn more. Though I would suggest to the previous poster that by choosing an exposure compensation over an automatic metering choice that itself is a degree of manual.

When you remember that your meter sees everything as 18 percent gray, common sense will tell you that it's overexposing a black wall -- or likely under exposing clear sky while you're tracking a bird etc.

Yes, there may be times when it's ok to let the camera's brain take over, but it's fun to use your own brain too.

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