Exposure locks when pressing shutter release halfway in evaluative metering mode

Started Jan 5, 2009 | Discussions thread
Doug Pardee
Doug Pardee Veteran Member • Posts: 8,879
Re: Exposure locks when pressing shutter release halfway in evaluative metering mode

Pete4 wrote:

However, I'm little surprised how strong influence
the focusing point has on overall exposure

Evaluative metering is based on dividing the image into subject and background, a division that is made based on the presumption that the AF point(s) that locked are over the subject. The AF point(s) are fundamental to the evaluative metering process.

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