I like the "Use your hand" portion of tip #2 in this article. I've heard of using the back of your hand to see where the directional light is, and have tried that, but I like the idea of using your palm to assess the quality of light. I'm going to experiment and try this out.
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I'm gonna try that too, Tracy! Can't hurt (& I don't yet have a grey card so any help I can get is appreciated).