a D300 matrix metering question

Started Dec 7, 2007 | Discussions thread
OP coorslight Regular Member • Posts: 322
I agree - but

I think you are 100% correct, but I find it kind of funny that many people really complained about this with the D80 and in fact used it as an excuse to upgrade to a D200. Now that the D300 leans the same way the silence from these people is defining

breivogel wrote:

I think people really need how to properly expose in manual mode with
spot metering or incident metering. The matrix is unpredictalbe
outdoors and does not give consistant results. I see many images that
are either over or under exposed. To make matter worse, those folks
who seem to like matrix don't be inclined to carefully check their
histograms (especially all color channels.

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