Exposure basics, lesson two point one (& ISO)

Started Mar 19, 2013 | Discussions thread
Martin.au Forum Pro • Posts: 13,247
Re: Exposure basics, lesson two point one (& ISO)

Jack Hogan wrote:

texinwien wrote: If you'd like to recommend another method for setting the exposure parameters, please feel free to do that. I would simply like to nail them down so there are no further open questions going forward.

The only method I use is one that maximizes captured light given artistic constraints. Assume that they are set at f/6.3 and 1/800s for the reasons of the example in my post just above.

Process - Import as raw and export as jpeg from Aperture, downsize OM_D to E520.

Note: As expected by the ISO standard, equal exposure + equal ISO = equal final image brightness.

Seems to me that if one camera has, for example, 1 stop more highlight headroom, all you're doing is jacking up the rest of the image 1 stop.

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