Cameras have been getting smaller for years. DSLRs are getting more and more popular. One of the things they have in common is their size, or lack thereof. That lack of size makes them more difficult to hold steady, which means camera supports are more necessary. Tripods rule, but are not always practical and sometimes [...]
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February 13th, 2013 · 2 Comments
January 14th, 2013 · 2 Comments
Camcorders and cameras have gotten smaller. Videographers are always looking at a way to get steadier handheld video. If you use a small camcorder or DSLR you have probably searched for what is commonly called a shoulder rig. Undoubtedly you have come up with a slew of possibilities and one sticks out because of [...]
July 13th, 2012 · No Comments
There have been floods of cheap video and audio gear from China for the past several years. That has created controversy in both fields. Are the more expensive, well known brands like Shure, Neumann, Electrovoice, Audio-Technica etc, always better than their Chinese knockoffs?
The Right Tool for the Job
A lot of it is subjective. Which microphone [...]
April 24th, 2012 · 5 Comments
You’ve heard the question a million times, maybe even asked it once or twice yourself. “What is the best editing application? Which editing software is the best?” Want the answer? It may surprise you. Inquiring minds will watch Video QuickTips Episode 42
January 23rd, 2011 · No Comments
More newspapers are producing excellent video these days. In the past week in my area a well liked and respected police officer was gunned down during a routine traffic stop. More on the crime later. to my mind there is no better video than what which elicits an emotional response. That said, watch [...]