Quote Originally Posted by wiltw View Post
with zero Exposure Compensation dialed in by you? [/IMG]
While I have done this type of shot without compensation, and they regularly fall very workably, why in the world would I not apply a little experience/compensation?

We "compensate" (or should) with every type of metering. What I'm getting at is that with center weighted meters or spot meters we "meter and reframe" which is a form of compensation; judgement is required with every metering technique.