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10-28-2012, 11:48 AM   #1
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Overexposure in Av Mode

I am getting some severe over exposure when shooting in Av Mode with my K7. Any suggestions?

10-28-2012, 12:00 PM   #2
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Change metering modes and shoot the same seen, see whether matrix, centre weight and spot all overexpose? Or just compensate EV manually. Does it happen with all lenses or just a specific one?
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Which lens? Or all lenses?
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This is usually related to a slow/broken aperture mechanism on the lens.

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Can you post a shot as an example with EXIF intact? It makes it much easier to diagnose, anything else is just a guess.

If all other modes are fine, it is possible that you just have EV compensation set, the EXIF will let us know for sure.
11-02-2012, 04:30 AM   #6
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Thanks for all of the help. Turns to be the spot metering issue. Forgot I had switched modes.

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