Explore Aperture Priority mode Nikon D800


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Exploring Aperture Priority mode

In Program mode, when you meter a scene by half-pressing the Shutter button, the camera calculates an appropriate shutter speed and aperture, and maybe an ISO if you're set to Auto ISO. There will be times though, when you know that you're going to want a lot of control of aperture. Maybe you're shooting portraits, and you know that you want them to all have shallow depth of field, so you want to make certain that the camera is always using a wide aperture. Or maybe you're shooting landscapes, and that you want really deep depth f field in all of your shots, so you want to make certain that you're always using a very small aperture. Or maybe you're street shooting, and as you're moving around quickly, shooting different subject matter, you're changing your mind a lot about depth of field, and so you want to easily be able to change from a big to a small aperture.

In Aperture Priority mode, you can choose the aperture that you want and when the camera mete...

Exploring Aperture Priority mode
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Exploring Aperture Priority mode provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Ben Long as part of the Shooting with the Nikon D800

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