This was the basis for my for my assertion that reducing exposure in a high flare situation only results in more of the subject range being compressed, or that the increased toe density associated with flare - usually referred to as an increase in effective speed - is of little use.
Yep, as soon as I got the concept the logic for your assertion "popped" too, makes perfect sense now.
Mark Barendt, Ignacio, CO
"The mind that opens to a new idea never returns to its original size." Albert Einstein