Any suggestions for maintaining detail with darker parts of the photo and toning down brighter part?

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Bill Ferris
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Re: Any suggestions for maintaining detail ....

Quarkcharmed wrote:

Bill Ferris wrote:

Quarkcharmed wrote:

Neither ETTR nor exposure to highlights gives you a correct exposure out of camera, in general.

Please define, correct exposure, in one or two sentences.

The one that matches the real scene when viewed on a calibrated monitor.

For those of us who don't bring calibrated monitors into the field, how would you recommend we determine correct exposure?

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