The Reason Why Some Kodak Gray Cards Say Open By 1/2 Stop While Others Don't

Started Nov 19, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Doug Pardee
Doug Pardee Veteran Member • Posts: 8,107
Re: One question.

Graystar wrote:

I never have to look through the viewfinder when setting WB or exposure (I'm just holding the card right up to the lens.)

If you're not looking through the viewfinder, don't you need to block the viewfinder from letting light in and fooling the metering system?

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