Factors controlling exposure

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Factors controlling exposure by Mind Map: Factors controlling exposure

1. ISO

1.1. How sensitive camera is to light

1.1.1. 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400

1.1.1.1. Low amount for bright areas/high amount for dim

2. Aperature

2.1. How much light you let onto the lens

2.1.1. f/2 f/2.8 f/4 f/5.6 f/8 f/11 f/16 f/22

2.1.1.1. depth of field- aperture, lens choice, proximity

3. Shutter

3.1. How long you let light in the camera

3.1.1. 1/2 1/4 1/8 1/15 1/3 1/60 1/125 1/250 1/500 1/1000 1/2000

3.1.1.1. slow shutter- blurred movement fast shutter- clear movement

4. Aperture goes up one stop <--> Shutter goes down one stop

5. Metering a scene

5.1. 1. Set ISO according to light- doesn't change

5.1.1. Set Shutter half way

5.1.1.1. Set aperature depending on GRAY CARD

5.1.1.1.1. White balance- auto white balance/custom white balance