Did you know you can change the metering mode from your current metering mode when you push the AEL button?
That’s right, let’s say you are “Multi-Area” metering as your standard metering mode, and you see a need to make Exposure Reading of just a certain area. You can set your AEL button (when pushed) to take a reading in Center Weighted Average, or Spot metering modes. After you take your reading, and take the photo, the camera goes back to whatever metering mode you had used before hand.
Go to Setup, Custom Functions, “E”, AEL Metering
Page 88 of the Olympus E-M5 PDF Manual
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