The Perfect Solution to Balance a Glidecam I purchased a Glidecam HD-4000 stabilizer because I was looking to get some smooth shots at weddings and events. However, it’s a heavy setup and once setup with your camera, lens, and microphone it becomes tiring quickly. One of the most difficult and frustrating processes for a new […]
The Rode SmartLav+ Lavalier Microphone: This is a my long-term review of the Rode SmartLav+ Microphone after about a year of use. It’s a portable microphone designed to be used with a smartphone (either Apple or Android). The reason I purchased this microphone was I was seeking a solution to use to capture clean audio when […]
Coming from a Canon 5D Mark II to a Sony Alpha a6300 Mirrorless Digital Camera with 16-50mm Lens A week with the Sony A6300 INTRODUCTION I’ll have to begin with a little bit of background information regarding the circumstances of going from a Canon 5D to a Sony Alpha a6300 Mirrorless Digital Camera with 16-50mm […]
Admittedly, I typically don’t trust non-OEM products and accessories. So what led me to purchase the Yongnuo YN-E3-RT? I would never use aftermarket batteries, flashes, grips, etc. Perhaps I’m a fool for spending top dollar for genuine Canon equipment.
Limostudio vs. Westcott In this post I’m going to share my experience with two inexpensive umbrellas, stands, and flash holders, in other words the complete umbrella kit. I don’t often use umbrellas, as I generally prefer natural light photography and photograph primarily documentary style at weddings and events. However, there are some instances where I […]
Starting out in photography, the first thing many people search for is ‘the best Canon walkaround lens?’. What you are really asking is “if I am going to plunk down money on a lens, what is the one lens that can do it all?”. In this article I’ll give an overview of three Canon lenses […]