A photometer that measures the intensity of light received within a cone of small angle, usually 2° or less.
More example sentences
- The only other advice that I can think of is to use the spot meter.
- I set my spot meter to an iso of 3 (that's as slow as it will go), meter the shadows that I want in zone 3, and actually have to either open it up a stop, or increase exposure time by a stop.
- I was just experimenting with some tips Russ gave me last weekend on using the spot meter, and am quite happy with the results here.
Definition of spot meter in:
- The US English dictionary