Quote Originally Posted by olwick View Post

I'm considering a Nikon F6 and read about how great the color matrix metering is.

My question is how does that system work if, say, I have a red filter on it? I shoot primarily B&W and use colored filters quite a bit. Does that affect the metering (aside from the normal filter factor) since the new metering system takes color into account?


If the matrix metering system of the F6 is any where near that of the F5 then I don't think it would work well for B&W work. I don't have the F6 but with my F5 the matrix metering is not good for B&W work. Try it out for yourself.