In this Toronto Star video series on photojournalism, Rene Johnston shows you how to properly use a grey card for tricky light metering situations.ode.
In the newsgathering business, photographers must shoot in all types of lighting conditions, and often have only moments to capture the best possible shot. It requires skill and experience and knowing photography and lenses like the back of your hand. In this “Master Glass” series, Toronto Star photographers reveal how they do it: the settings, the angles, the lenses, the approach.
Here, Rene Johnston shows you how to properly use a grey card for tricky light metering situations.
Video courtesy of the Toronto Star, where this photojournalism series was originally published. See additional videos here: http://www.thestar.com/photos/masterglass.html.
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