Quote Originally Posted by 2F/2F View Post
You did not say that. What you said is that it changes two or three stops when you point it at very light or very dark areas.
He/She did say that :
Quote Originally Posted by marylandphoto View Post
I've never had this with any camera of age purchased before. It seems to be extremely sensitive to really light or dark areas. I know that this happens when metering areas that are far from grey, but the camera seems to adjust sometimes 2 or 3 stops in either direction versus a neutral colored area.
Try to understand the whole post before cutting it into pieces and presume. The fact that he had other cameras to compare should bring some idea that at least he knows what lightmeter does.