Video: What is aperture and how can I use it in photography?

When taking pictures with your camera, you’ll soon come across an expression called “aperture”. This video explains what aperture is and how it affects the appearance of your photographies. 

The confusing thing about it is the fact that a smaller number describes a higher aperture, since the aperture is the ratio between focal length and iris diameter. By experimenting with aperture, you’ll find out that it will effect the necessary shutter speed as well as the focus of your picture.

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