Outgoing waters

Isle of Sheppey, England. August 2021

I couldn’t resist taking this shot, the light this particular morning was beautiful.

I’m finding using the M-P built in meter a bit troublesome to use and I’m finding I am going back to using my handheld Weston Euromaster V light meter. Problem is having shot so long without a integral meter, I’m shooting without it and when I do disagreeing with it’s readings. The picture above I ended up taking by guessing the exposure as with the camera’s meter I could not get it right.

I do wonder how many others find the same issue and resort back to using an external lightmeter?

 Leica M-P (Typ-240) Summicron 50mm f/2 plus digital yellow filter.

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The Leica Shootist

An amateur photographer who is passionate about film and digital photography.

2 thoughts on “Outgoing waters”

  1. My Fujifilm X-T4 tends to underexpose a bit, which I usually have to adjust for. My Nikon D850 gets it right more often than not. Both of those cameras have spot meters so I take advantage of that when the lighting is difficult. What kind of meter does the Leica have?

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