Quote Originally Posted by EKDobbs View Post
Or if you're like me and find it hard to shell out 100+ for a lightmeter, find a well calibrated SLR for as little as possible, or use one you already have. It's a little clunky, but if you absolutely need a meter, it'll do in a pinch. Obviously only works for standstill shots.
I have two very good meters - an Ikophot and a Leningrad - that each cost me 5.00 on Ebay.