exposure explained in under ten words...

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  1. mysteryscribe

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    I just saw people trying to explain what exposure is from square one. I wonder how few words one can do that in.

    Exposure =amount of light reaching the sensitive material.

    correct exposure = correct amount of light reaching the sensitive material.

    can anyone name that tune in fewer notes?
     
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    you didnt want to know how to do it did you?
     
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    Hmm, that's a hard one.

    Exposure= Amount of light on intended photographic main object.

    :)
     
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    light + bigger hole + longer time = brighter picture
     
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    Hey there now this is a family site ROFL
     
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    What celebrities get from the press when they do stupid things.
     
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    Exposure = not wearing sufficient clothing for weather.
     
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    Two words...

    Exposure = flasher
     
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    flasher = over exposure
     
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    exposure = captured light
     

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