Metering?

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  1. D-50

    D-50 TPF Noob!

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    This may be a ridiculous question but can someone explain metering to me, I think I know how to meter light with a DLSR but have never earned the formal explaination.


     
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    This may help some

    http://www.dpreview.com/learn/?/Glossary/Exposure/Metering_01.htm

    and if you go to the "exposure value" link in the first paragraph you can mess around with different settings to see variations of the same exposure value.
     

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