Making Sense Of Aperturetrappleton3/31/14 6:15amFiled to: photographytipsdigital photographycameracamerasapertureexposure66EditPromoteShare to KinjaGo to permalinkAs Adam Dachis said himself, when people are learning photography, they tend to have an understandably hard time with aperture. Lower numbers mean larger openings? Larger openings mean less is in focus? And why are different apertures called "f-numbers," anyway? Thankfully, there's a method behind this madness.