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Photography: Sunny 16 Technique

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Welcome back you guys! How’s the composition and designing going? Hopefully well! Today we are taking a look at an old rule of thumb called the “Sunny 16“. It was created back in the old days before cameras were equipped with metering systems and some people still use it as a guideline today. But as with most supposed rules in art, you’ll still want to anticipate variations of scenarios, because you know, not every day will be bright and sunny out (to all my Hawaii friends, please ignore that last comment).

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