How to Use Aperture to Blur Background

In this video we will be learning how to use Aperture to blur the background in a DSLR or a Mirrorless camera.

We will be seeing this by first understanding how aperture exactly works and what it does in a camera.

Then we’ll be learning things practically by doing a live exercise, where we will be using aperture to blur the background while keeping our subject in focus.

Here is the video:

This video is from our Basics of Photography course, which has 15 videos and 2.5 hours of content, which teach you how to use your camera’s manual mode. You can access the full course by using the link below:

Basics of Photography Course

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We have over 40 online courses that cover various genres in photography & videography, catering to both beginners as well as professionals. These courses are available via Our courses have been downloaded in over 170 countries.

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