For this month's graphic we broke down the Sunny 16 Rule. Click the photo above to see the whole graphic.

Sunny Photography's Golden Rule Check out our infographic on making photography easier. Use the Sunny 16 rule to get better exposed photos.

Outdoor exposure cheat sheet (sunny 16 rule)

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How to Master the Sunny 16 Rule

The Sunny 16 Rule is an easy way to determine what camera settings you need to use to get a well-exposed image without the need for a light meter.

Sunny 16 photo rule --> Well, this could be true, or maybe it's not. I guess I'll find out when I actually take the camera out of its bag. ~JM

First thing they teach you in school is the sunny 16 rule.Simple Delights: Photography Tips Love this. Keeps me from taking tons of test shots with different apertures lol.

This is a T-Shirt.  This is great to remember if you're trying to learn how to shoot manually.  Or in my case, know how to shoot manually, but always forget everything other than f/16 in the sun!  LOL!

Sunny 16 rule apertures and lighting conditions on a Samsung Galaxy phone case. Set shutter speed closest to the film speed. By Alessandro Arcidiacono

35mm film camera through-the-lens light meter for film photography

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Sunny 16 rule chart.    Or, on a sunny day set shutter to match ISO and aperture at f/16.

Estimating Proper Exposure without a Light Meter Out of Doors Some new digital photographers seem to have difficulty believing that you can shoot a digital camera in manual mode outdoors for most of the daylight hours without using a light meter.

With all the sophistication of modern metering system, it seems like the good ol’ Sunny 16 Rule can be dismissed as one of the old relics of the film era. But it is still a valid and useful rule nonetheless, and one that can teach growing photographers about the principles of metering. So if you haven’t heard about the Sunny 16 Rule or just need to brush up on it again, here’s a quick primer on this classic metering rule.

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A Beginner Photographer’s Guide to Understanding the Sunny 16 Rule

Not sure how to set your exposure settings when it’s sunny, cloudy or at sunset? Give the Sunny 16 Rule a try for mastering exposure.

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