Tell Me About Your Stupid Mistakes

Started Feb 19, 2014 | Discussions thread
Rservello
Rservello Senior Member • Posts: 1,157
Re: Tell Me About Your Stupid Mistakes

Lucky Sky wrote:

Went shooting Sunday with the D800E and was wondering why all pics reviewed in the LCD were so damned dark. Camera was set up in full manual mode @ ISO 100, and I was working like crazy to meter a scene so that the exposure was correct. Either the shutter speed or aperture had to be set to numbers that I knew were just plain wrong.

And then after about 30 shots I came to realize that the EV was previously set to -1.7.

Lightroom 5.3 saved the day with most of the pics.

I think I need an entry level camera.......NOT!!

I thought EV compensation only worked on auto modes...

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