Quote Originally Posted by Mainecoonmaniac View Post
It's a creative call. I have this engrained habit of always exposing for shadow detail. If I decide not to have it in my final print, I burn in the shadows or bump up the contrast. Aesthetically, for my images, I like shadow detail. My images can look too heavy if there are inky shadows. But one photographer that does dark shadows well is Ralph Gibson.
And Gibson both overexposes and overdevelops... Isn't that funny?!