The 3 Basics of Exposure (Arcade Game Style)

This in-depth but fun video by photographer Matthew Gore (from lightandmatter) examines the 3 basic elements of exposure in photography: shutter, aperture and ISO. The video demonstrates how each of these elements effect the image you shoot and finally how they all play together to create a proper exposure.

The entire video is made like an old arcade game – try and see if you recognize the sounds.

Iddo Genuth
Iddo Genuth is the founder and chief editor of He has been a technology reporter working for international publications since the late 1990's and covering photography since 2009. Iddo is also a co-founder of a production company specializing in commercial food and product visual content.

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