Quote Originally Posted by markbarendt View Post

Next, Phil's expectation with regard to shadow detail is to be frank, just his own. It's a purely subjective preference. Nothing wrong with that but that preference carries through into his system, into his equations, regardless of your preferences or mine.
Mark could you clarify a bit more on this what you mean.
I changed over to the BTZS a few years ago and got terrible results in the beggining. Forcing me to push up my development.
Yes I know we are talking about exposure, but that was fine on my films.
The clarifications about flare, (which I ignored a bit) I fell are badly discussed in his book.
With the help of a few other here I could clear this problem. Those crazy guys who dream about this stuff.
Using the Incident light meter gives more secure results.