Digital Photography 1 on 1
By Adorama Learning Center Editors
August 2, 2010
This week is the first episode in a four-part series about metering. In this episode, Mark will explain how your camera meters light and uses that to make a correct exposure. In the coming weeks, he will also go over exposure compensation, using a light meter and some advanced light metering tricks - so stay tuned!
In this video, you'll learn about ETTL metering, spot, partial, center-weighted, average, and matrix/evaluative metering. You'll find out the advantages and disadvantages of each.
See related photos on AdoramaTV's Flickr page.
Nikon D90: Weighted Average Metering
Nikon D90: Pattern Metering
Nikon D90: Spot Metering
Canon EOS 5D Mark II: Partial Metering
Canon EOS 5D Mark II: Pattern Metering
Canon EOS 5D Mark II: Spot Metering
Canon EOS-1D Mark IV: Partial Metering
Canon EOS-1D Mark IV: Center-Weighted Average Metering
Canon EOS-1D Mark IV: Pattern Metering
Canon EOS-1D Mark IV: Spot Metering
Learn more at the Adorama Learning Center