0 Views ·Posted 01/03/2023
Juliana Broste, aka @TravelingJules, sets you up for success with five tips for vlogging, such as how to get comfortable being on camera, what to look for in a vlogging camera, and other useful suggestions. Are you a traveling vlogger? Do tell, in the Comments section, below.
0 Views ·Posted 09/22/2022
Join Jason Vong and Vivienne Lee as they break down the basics of vlogging. They discuss everything from easy techniques to get you started to the right gear for the job. Vong and Lee even go over their tips for getting your ideas out into the world while targeting your ideal audience. Learn how to bring your storytelling to life in this fun, expressive platform from two of the best in the industry. 0:00 - Introduction 4:06 - What is a vlog? 10:59 - Finding your niche 18:55 - Fostering your curiosity 26:56 - Vlogging gear, storage, and
by M. Brett Smith ·Posted 11/30/2022
It's holiday season, and if you're reading this on any kind of electronic device (shout out to everyone who still subs my handwritten newsletter, btw), you likely know someone who either is or is interested in becoming a vlogger or mobile content creator. If said creator or aspiring vlogger is on your holiday shopping list and you're not quite sure what to get them, fear not, for we have put together a gift guide of some of our favorite mobile photo and video accessories. SmallRig 1.55X Anamorphic Lens  Thanks to the continued advancement of
0 Views ·Posted 11/25/2022
Nick Brigadier compares the Sony ZV-1F, ZV-1, and ZV-E10 to help you decide which one would work best for you. Each
by Robert Sansivero ·Posted 11/07/2022
Every vlogger’s kit is built around a camera—but not all cameras are created equal. Everyone’s needs are different and no single camera can fulfill the needs of every vlogger on the Internet. For example, you may want to set up a camera on a table to record yourself reviewing a movie. Or you may want to go swimming off a coral reef and capture your adventure underwater. These are two very different scenarios, requiring two very different cameras. Ideally, you’ll want a camera that caters uniquely to your needs while remaining a one-stop-shop
0 Views ·Posted 10/13/2022
The Sony ZV-1F was designed for content creators ready to make the leap from phone to camera to elevate their photos and videos to new heights of creativity. Combining an easy-to-use interface with a wide range of practical features, the ZV-1F makes upgrading equal parts intuitive and rewarding. Its pocket-sized build makes it an excellent everyday camera for anyone looking for higher-quality stills and video than their phone can capture without
by Rebecca Melville ·Posted 09/30/2022
Over the weekend I channeled my inner influencer to practice vlogging with the Nikon Z30 Mirrorless Camera. As the lightest and least costly camera of the Nikon Z-series, the Z30 is a great introduction to Nikon’s fleet if you are a vlogger looking to up your game. Weighing a comfy 350 grams, the Z30’s uniquely light body still feels sturdy and capable of withstanding rugged use. With an ergonomic
0 Views ·Posted 08/28/2022
Join Nick Brigadier as he discusses the specs, tests, and compares three of the Sony ECM shotgun microphones: the ECM-G1, ECM-B10, and ECM-B1M. See how these three mics sound when filming on the busy, noisy streets of New York, as well as how they compare to each other! The Sony ECM-G1 Ultracompact Camera-Mount Vlogger Shotgun Microphone is an on-camera microphone optimized for the content creator, since its small size and vibration-suppressing features work in a variety of situations.
by Rebecca Melville ·Posted 11/01/2022
As many of us are increasingly equipped with powerful smartphone cameras, the realm of vlogging and capturing creative content has never been more accessible. Rigs, attachable lenses, lighting, and mics are just a few of the many mods available today to enhance the potential of that tiny machine in your pocket. Even if you aren’t looking to start vlogging, accessorizing is a great way to elevate the media you share with others and encourages a more creative relationship between you and your phone. Here are a few nifty smartphone accessories to
by Robert Rives ·Posted 07/13/2022
Vloggers, YouTubers, and TikTok personalities searching for a cost-effective, camera-mountable shotgun mic are going to be thrilled to discover the new ECM-G1 Vlogger Shotgun Microphone from Sony. Not only is it the smallest and lightest model in the ECM on-camera shotgun series, the G1 also offers a 3.5mm output jack for use with a wide variety of DSLR and mirrorless cameras. And, of course, it's compatible with Sony's Multi-Interface
0 Views ·Posted 06/29/2022
Joining the vlogging party, Nikon has just announced the Z30 mirrorless camera: a decidedly compact and connected camera built for creators looking to record and share their everyday adventures. This DX-format cam borrows specs and capabilities from other Z cameras, including their renowned image quality and advanced autofocus performance, but sports an all-new design and purpose-built handling that prioritizes video and single-shooter productions
0 Views ·Posted 06/01/2022
If you’ve ever struggled to get quality audio for your podcast, then Focusrite has your solution, with the Vocaster USB Type-C audio interface and mixer. The Vocaster makes it a breeze to produce professional-quality audio with its Auto Gain, Enhance, and Easy Start tool, which provides stellar audio at the click of a button. The Vocaster is available in four configurations: Vocaster One,
by Robert Rives ·Posted 04/06/2022
Once again, Sony has updated its popular 4th generation UWP-D wireless microphone series, this time with the announcement of its new URX-P41D dual-channel receiver. Not only is this new receiver substantially smaller, lighter, and more rugged than Sony's previous URX-P03D two-channel model, it also takes full advantage of Sony's SMAD-5 MI shoe adapter, which provides a digital-to-digital connection for select Sony cameras equipped with a digital Multi Interface Shoe (MI shoe) for superior, fully digital audio quality.
0 Views ·Posted 01/28/2022
JOBY is coming through in a big way with microphones and vlogging kits for podcasters, content creators, streamers, videographers, and more. Whatever you’re looking for in that regard, JOBY has something that’s sure to come to the rescue for a wallet-friendly price. Wavo PRO Camera-Mount Shotgun Mics First, let's talk about content creators who need a great sound to match their videos. It's not always easy to find gear, particularly for those on the go. For them, JOBY has a variety of options for capturing
by Sofia Belhouari ·Posted 10/21/2021
Looking for a camera that's powerful enough to capture all of life's incredible, action-packed moments, yet small enough to fit inside your pocket or clip inconspicuously onto your clothing? Say hello to the Insta360 GO 2, the 26-gram action cam that delivers powerful performance despite its diminutive size. B&H asked me to do a full hands-on review of this mighty miniature, so I brought it along for some boating in Rhode Island, a