How do I change the aperture on my Nikon camera?

How do I change the aperture on my Nikon camera?

First, make sure that the dial on the top of the camera is set to “M” position. Next, press and hold the +/- button located right below the camera shutter, then rotate the rear command dial to change aperture. Rotating to the left will decrease the aperture, while rotating to the right will increase the aperture.

What is the resolution of Nikon D5100?

Nikon D5100

Lens Interchangeable, Nikon F-mount
Sensor 23.6 mm × 15.6 mm Nikon DX format RGB CMOS sensor, 1.5 × FOV crop, 4.78 µm pixel size
Maximum resolution 4,928 × 3,264 (16.2 effective megapixels)

How do you choose aperture?

Aperture is denoted by a number, such as f/1.4 or f/8. The smaller the number, the wider the aperture. The larger the number, the smaller the aperture. If you’re shooting in a low light environment, it’s wise to shoot with a wide aperture to ensure we get a good exposure.

How do you change the aperture on a Nikon D5100?

To change the aperture on the Nikon D5100, turn the mode dial at the top of the camera to Aperture Priority mode. You can now adjust your aperture by turning the command dial at the back of the camera. The D5100’s LCD screen will light up, giving you a visual example of your aperture’s adjustment. How do I change ISO on the Nikon D5100?

What kind of camera is the Nikon D5100?

Nikon D5100 16.2MP CMOS Digital SLR Camera with 3-Inch Vari-Angle LCD Monitor (Body Only) 3-inch, 921,000-dot Super-Density horizontal type Vari-Angle LCD Monitor In-camera Special Effects Mode and HDR (High Dynamic Range) Stunning Full 1080p HD Movies with Full Time Autofocus

Where do you put SD card in Nikon D5100?

An inexpensive SD card will do. To put card in the camera, open up the SD card slot at the side, and insert the card. Finally, you need to connect your lens to the camera. To do this, look for a white dot on the lens, and look for a white dot on the camera. Line these two dots up, and turn the lens until you hear a click.

How does a fixed aperture lens work in photography?

With a fixed aperture lens, the aperture functions independently from the focal length of the lens. Meaning, whether you’re zooming in or not, your aperture stays constant until you adjust it either within your camera. Remember that event I was photographing?

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