What the heck is a fixed aperture zoom lens, and what does “fixed aperture” mean anyway? And why are fixed aperture zoom lenses so awesome? Everyone is always going on about aperture, and for good reason, as it’s one of the three most important settings you can control as a photographer, but your aperture is limited by your lens! In this video I’ll explain everything you need to know about aperture and lenses, including why fixed aperture lenses are so awesome!
Your camera is an amazing tool, but it’s no good to you if you don’t know how to use it!
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