Meaning of EV+1

Discussion in '35mm Cameras and Accessories' started by Mustafa Umut Sarac, Jul 14, 2011.

  1. Mustafa Umut Sarac

    Mustafa Umut Sarac Member

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    I have a Leica Mini Zoom 35-70 Elmar and its menu have a function as EV +1.
    Does it for one stop darker pictures ? I really need that option .

    Umut
     
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    I think it means over exposure.
     
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    I think it means your adding 1 exposure value or add one stop. It's often used to bias automatic settings in camera. If you use the + or - setting all the time, might as well use manual setting.
     
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    Oh my , thank you . I really need that option , some frames comes dull.

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    Think of it as a "backlight" button
     
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    The problem is that for many situations is not enough