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    why do some pro put a meter in front of their subject. what are they measuring??

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    How is this related to Nikon?

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    taking metering with a light meter. its more accurate using a light meter

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    they are measuring the amount of light falling on the subject using a light meter
    instead of measuring the amount of light reflecting off the subject using the built in meter.

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    Quote Originally Posted by espn
    How is this related to Nikon?
    Er...the lightmeter is made by Nikon? (does Nikon make light meters btw? Not that I know of...)

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    Quote Originally Posted by espn
    How is this related to Nikon?
    The key word is "some pro"

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    Astin... ERRMMMMMMM

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