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LCD Brightness level?

Discussion in 'Nikon FX DSLR Forum' started by Donzo98, Jul 31, 2009.

  1. Donzo98


    Nov 10, 2005
    Merrick, NY
    What level of brightness do you have your LCD set to??
  2. Hi Don.

    It depends on the brightness of the environment. Outside on a sunny day, I usually set +2, on a cloudy day +1, and 0 (zero) when shooting indoors at daytime.

    I always use the "blinkies" when considering the exposure, so it is crutial to me that they are clearly visible.



    PS: Same settings as above with D300, D700, D3
  3. Bright Angel

    Bright Angel Guest

    -2 all the time.
  4. Donzo98


    Nov 10, 2005
    Merrick, NY
    That is what I seem to want to use as well.

    If it is higher than that (-1 or above) the pic seems brighter than the the actual scene.

    Has anyone else noticed that??
  5. Julien


    Jul 28, 2006
    Paris, France
    I've had that impression as well lately, pretty much since I've started shooting jpg in fact (don't know if there's any correlation though). I'll try turning down the brightness and see what happens.
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