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View Poll Results: Do you shoot with sunglasses on or off?
Yes, I shoot with sunglasses on 2018.69%
No, I shoot with sunglasses off 7469.16%
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05-15-2008, 05:16 AM   #31
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For me, it depends on if it is sunny out as my normal eyeglasses lenses darken depending on how sunny it is (UV light). Chances are, when I am outside and its mid day, sunny or brightly overcast, my glasses go smokey or almost black. It's a fact of life in the Mediterranean to protect your eyes first, anything else is a second.

I dont seem to notice a problem with under or over exposing .


05-15-2008, 05:55 AM   #32
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I've done a bit of both it really depends on how harsh the sun is, but it dosent bother me like it did in the past now.
05-17-2008, 05:32 AM   #33
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I take mine off except for the occasional quick snapshot. I wear glasses (trifocals) and take them off also. I have my diopter adjusted for my eyesight. I didn't start wearing glasses until my early 40's so I really haven't got used to taking pictures with glasses on. Autofocus is a great vision corrector. I have trouble seeing the info in the viewfinder with sunglasses on. Its just the way i'm used to using cameras
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When I take the camera for a walk or if I have a scheduled shoot I have never worn sunglasses. I find it distracts from seeing what is really important. You could miss that little bit of shade in a spot that could either make a photo or break one. I guess I need to see the whole picture without being distracted.

05-17-2008, 07:51 AM   #35
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Sunglasses lead me to overexpose everything, so I take them off. Glasses in general are a pain - unfortunately I need them, but keep contemplating contacts, solely so I can get right close to the viewfinder.

Either that, or I should get a monocle
05-17-2008, 03:41 PM   #36
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Eye to the eyecup for me.
05-19-2008, 06:16 AM   #37
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I take my sunglasses off when I'm shooting, mostly because I don't like pressing the lens against the eyepiece.

I just put them on top of my head and move them back down as needed.

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