How to change aperture in video mode with Sony a6300?

4 years 11 months ago #635305 by Nefarious
I'm shooting video with my Sony a6300 and it keeps changing the aperture, and as far as I can see, the movie mode is full auto.  

I want to change this.  How can I do this please?  


Photo Comments
,
4 years 11 months ago #635310 by garyrhook
I would think that, if the camera is in full auto, that it can make any change it sees fit depending upon what it thinks.

If you want to control the aperture (i.e. keep it constant) you should be in Aperture Priority mode.

Or perhaps I misunderstood the question.


Photo Comments
,

817.3K

241K

  • Facebook

    817,251 / Likes

  • Twitter

    241,000 / Followers

  • Google+

    1,620,816 / Followers

Latest Reviews

The Nikon Zf is a retro-inspired full frame camera that offers modern technologies like a back-illuminated sensor and 4K/60p video capabilities. Is it worth the price, though? Let’s find out!

Feb 16, 2024

The Ricoh GR IIIx is a premium compact camera with capable photo and video specs and a size that makes it easy to carry. Is it the right option for you? Let’s find out!

Jan 24, 2024

The Sony a6700 is a compact, lightweight photographic powerhouse that offers top-shelf features and amenities at a good price. There’s more to the story, though; check it out in this review!

Jan 23, 2024

The Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K Pro is an affordable cinema camera with a 21.2MP Super35 CMOS sensor and a host of features that make videography a simpler task.

Dec 26, 2023

Latest Articles

There are many different steps you need to take to perfect your photography process. But how do you get started? Use this beginner’s guide to get headed in the right direction!

Feb 29, 2024

With these photography business tips for retaining clients, you’ll learn a few tricks of the trade for keeping clients for the long term, which will help you grow your business that much more.

Feb 27, 2024

While the Sony a6000 platform debuted a decade ago, it’s still a more than capable camera system for today’s needs. Check out its many benefits in this guide!

Feb 27, 2024

Though you might think of photo gifts as ideal for the holidays, they are a great option for so many events over the course of the year. Check out some of our favorite possibilities!

Feb 27, 2024

Black and white portrait photography can be a fun endeavor, but there are a few things you can do to make the results you get even better! Use this guide to get started on your journey!

Feb 23, 2024

The Canon RF 100mm macro lens is a great addition to your camera bag for a number of reasons, not the least of which is its excellent L-series build quality and reliability!

Feb 21, 2024

Minimalism photography is much more than composing a simple shot. You need to understand rules of composition, have the necessary gear, and practice a lot, too!

Feb 20, 2024

A photography exhibition requires a lot of planning, including making decisions about the images you use, their sizes, and how to display them. Get guidance on these and other decisions in this guide!

Feb 19, 2024