Exposure difference - 35mm/1.8 vs 16-85mm

Started Jan 28, 2014 | Discussions thread
Shop cameras & lenses ▾
ForumParentFirstPrevious
Flat view
Bob Mitchell Forum Member • Posts: 90
Exposure difference - 35mm/1.8 vs 16-85mm

At the same settings (e.g. 1/500sec, f4.5, ISO1600) on my D7100 the image from my 35mm/1.8 prime lens is more exposed (brighter) than the image from my 16-85mm zoom lens, by about 0.5 stop. I would appreciate an explanation for this behaviour.

Bob Mitchell

Nikon D7100
If you believe there are incorrect tags, please send us this post using our feedback form.
ForumParentFirstPrevious
Flat view
ForumParentFirstPrevious
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow