Exposure metering

example for different results of exposure meteringThis article explains how the different methods of exposure metering work.

It explains why differences as in the sample pictures can occur and you get the background knowledge to influence exposure the way you want it.

It starts with two simple principles that allow you to understand

  • why different methods of exposure metering can return different results for the same subject
  • why every automatic exposure metering needs manual adjustment from time to time
  • how you can use the different methods of exposure metering.