Shooting Techniques

 

Exposure Metering For Digital Photography:

Metering Techniques: Introduction to Handheld Light Meters

A handheld light meter is the most important accessory that you can have as a photographer.

This tutorial gives you a basic introduction to the different types of handheld exposure meters, including example images metered with incident meters and reflected light meters.

 

Metering Techniques: Exposure For Backlit Scenes Using the Duplex Method

This tutorial teaches you the Duplex Method, a metering technique for quickly and easily determining proper exposure for backlit and strongly sidelit scenes using an incident light meter.

 

How to Use an Incident Light Meter For Digital Photography

This tutorial teaches you how to use a handheld incident light meter to determine exposure for digital photography.

 

How to Use a Spotmeter For Digital Photography

This tutorial teaches you how to use a handheld spotmeter to determine exposure for digital photography. Special emphasis is given to using the spotmeter to solve difficult exposure problems.

 

Metering Techniques: Backlit Scenes (Incident-Reflected Average)

This tutorial teaches you a metering technique for quickly and easily determining proper exposure for backlit and strongly sidelit scenes by taking both an incident light reading and a reflected light reading and averaging them.

 

 

 

 

 

White Balance:

White Balance Demystified

This tutorial explains what white balance is, why it is important, and how to control it.

 

Color Meters: How To Set White Balance With A Handheld Color Temperature Meter

This tutorial shows you how to use a handheld color temperature meter to set the white balance for your photographs.

 

 

 

 

 

Other Tutorials:

The Best Maps For Photographers (YouTube)

This tutorial shows how to download free topographic maps from the US Geological Survey. These are the best maps available for those of us who like to explore rural areas; and they're completely free to download and print, courtesy of Uncle Sam!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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