Originally Posted by ChrisPlatt
One stop, really? I'm pretty doubtful. Sounds like a brag to me. My eyes automatically adjust to brightness and can be easily fooled.
So despite 45 years of "practice" I'll still always defer to the constantly updated readings of my camera's built-in exposure meter...
I've worked for 25+ years in post production for visual effects in movies and commercials, where I have acted as a compositor and colorist. It's my job to be able to see subtle changes in luminance and color, so maybe I have something of an unfair advantage over the average bear.