15th December 2002, 12:36 AM
A40 users - which metering mode is better? Evaluative or spot?
hi guys and gals,
as above. From the pics i took, i found that spot metering tends to produce a sharper image compare to evaluative metering.
wat do u think?
Another question is that will LS (low sharpening) produce a better pic compare to using other modes? i find that its not that sharp also...
all advice are welcome =)
15th December 2002, 12:56 AM
There have different purposes. Evaluative metering is more appropriate for all kinds of general shots, while spot metering only meters a tiny portion of the scene (usually the centre) and ignores the rest of the scene. This can be useful if you are shooting backlit subjects, for e.g.
26th December 2002, 12:24 AM
hmm..... any pics with examples showing with and without spot metering?