Quote Originally Posted by benjiboy View Post
This is just an observation- but I think it has to be said, many people who are getting unacceptable exposed results from their light meters automatically blame their light meter and it's accuracy not their lack of understanding of the basic principals of exposure, and how to use the instrument.
Exactly.

You need to get to know your meter. And (!) how you interpret what it says to you.
Both require getting familiar with idiosyncrasies, the meter's and your own, and is not helped by comparing the meter to other meters.