Aperture for Video: What Does it Do?


What does aperture do on a camera? How can you achieve cinematic bokeh that everyone loves? Should you film open or closed? How does selecting your aperture affect your depth of field, as well as your shutter speed and ISO? Nick Brigadier explains this and more!

  • 0:00 - Introduction
  • 0:42 - What is Aperture?
  • 1:30 - How Does Aperture Affect Depth of Field?
  • 3:57 - Final Thoughts