The technical components behind taking a good photograph is the first step to developing a consistent style and perfecting this craft. ISO is arguably one of the most important aspects of the art of photography.
ISO is the level of your camera’s sensitivity to available light. The lower the ISO number, the less sensitive it is to the light, while a higher ISO number increases the sensitivity of your camera. The “image sensor” is the component within your camera can change the level of sensitivity. It’s the most important (and most expensive, ugh) part of the camera that is responsible for gathering light and transforming it into a beautiful picture.
Knowing how to set your ISO will unlock better images in every setting. Here are 4 tips to getting the best ISO setting.