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Exposure or Exposures may refer to:


  • The Exposures, a pseudonym for German electronic musician Jan Jeline

Arts, entertainment, and media[edit]






  • "Exposure", a song from Projector by Dark Tranquillity
  • "Exposure", a song from Discoveries by Northlane
  • "Exposure", a song from the self-titled 1978 album Peter Gabriel


  • Exposure (photography), the quantity of light or other radiation reaching a photographic film
  • Exposure value, a value given to all combinations of camera shutter speed and aperture that gives the same exposure




Other uses in arts, entertainment, and media[edit]


Science and medicine[edit]

Biology and healthcare[edit]

Geology and topography[edit]

  • Exposure (heights), in climbing and hiking, a terrain likely to cause injury when falling
  • Exposure, in geology, an occurrence of a rock at the Earth's surface, an outcrop

Other uses in science and medicine[edit]

  • Exposure, in physics (in particular beam experiments or flux measurements), the product of the detector mass times the duration of the experiment, sometimes also multiplied by a measure of the intensity of the incoming flux
  • Radiant exposure, the radiant energy received by a surface per unit area, or equivalently the irradiance of a surface integrated over time of irradiation

Other uses[edit]

  • Exposure, an insurance company's potential to provide coverage under an insurance policy
  • Exposure of the dead, or sky burial
  • Indecent exposure, the display of unclothed parts of the human body that is against local custom and law
  • Infant exposure, a form of child abandonment
  • Market exposure, a measure of the proportion of money invested in the same industry sector
  • Publicity, an activity designed to rouse public interest and gain attention

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