Rebecca Melville

Rebecca studied Journalism and Mass Communication with an emphasis on technical production and feature writing. She enjoys exploring accessibility in tech, emphasizing products that are intuitive and user-friendly. She also loves anime and receiving compliments on her custom keyboard.

Latest Articles

1 week ago
When it comes to choosing the best color-critical monitor, today's creatives enjoy a near-limitless range of viable options. But just because there are plenty of options available doesn't mean choosing the right monitor is an easy task. Finding the monitor that best addresses your needs and your budget can be a real chore, which is why I was delighted to review ViewSonic's latest monitor, the…
1 week ago
Innovative pop-up pod maker Under the Weather has unveiled its latest in a series of protective tents well suited for creatives working in variable weather conditions. Of these tents, the PhotoPod is designed specifically for photographers and videographers to work comfortably while gear…
3 weeks ago
If you are a content creator shopping for a pro-grade monitor that can fully support your workflow without obliterating your bank account, the PD3420Q monitor from BenQ might just be the affordable screen of your dreams. Featuring a gorgeous IPS panel with 10-bit color support, this…
1 month ago
Profoto's most recent lighting accessories are the latest additions to its popular Clic system. In classic Clic fashion, these add-ons utilize magnetic rings to mount all Profoto A-series flashes with ease and will add new flair to your next shoot. Included in the accessory lineup is the OCF…
1 month ago
2022 was another banner year for vloggers. Not only did we see major releases from industry giants like GoPro and DJI, but big-name camera brands like Sony and Canon continued to wheel out and support their own vlog-specific cameras, making vlog content creation more accessible than ever. The abundance of viable products and uptick in accessibility is a welcomed shift to anyone curious about or…
2 months ago
Zhiyun-Tech has unveiled its new Fiveray LEDs, providing new inventive and portable lighting solutions for creators on the go. This lineup includes the Pocket LED Light, as well as Light Sticks available in…
2 months ago
SmallRig is rolling out its latest generation of COB LED video lights, continuing its legacy of quality in the pro lighting sphere. Utilizing the “AstralTech” optical system, this fleet of RC 350 and RC 450 COB lights, available in either Bi-Color or…
2 months ago
Improving upon its already popular Elinchrom ONE flash kits, released in August 2021, we are excited to announce Elinchrom’s latest battery-powered monolight, the Elinchrom FIVE. With a bevy of upgrades to power, speed, and control, the FIVE demonstrates that the ONE, a travel-ready…
2 months ago
As the holiday season approaches, you might be wondering what the best gifts are for a music lover or musician in your life. You might even be one of those yourself, looking for a nice treat! Regardless of your situation, we have assembled a variety of musical gifts to please a variety of folk. Let’s take a look. Bose® QuietComfort™ 45 Noise-Canceling Wireless Over-Ear Headphones You will be hard…
2 months ago
Many newbie photographers tend to look for a solid detachable camera flash following their first DSLR purchase. The allure of a sweet third-party flash deal is hard to pass up, especially for fledgling photographers who might want to practice with a cost-efficient flash over an expensive name brand.…
2 months ago
Purchasing the DJI RS3 Pro Gimbal was one of the best decisions I’ve made as a creator. After wringing my hands over the admittedly steep price tag, I finally took the plunge and purchased the gimbal solo to shave off a couple of bucks…
2 months ago
Sabrent’s line of SD-TL90 V90 SD Cards has marked its entry into the realm of high-performance memory card solutions for cameras. Its latest 512GB model has made Sabrent an outlier in the industry. With a blistering V90 speed-class rating, advanced DSLR function support, and maximum…
2 months ago
When shopping for the best photography lighting kit, today’s market feels infinitely abundant with options for every need. It can be hard to find the best fit, even if you are a professional photographer with decades of experience. We have reviewed some of the best flash and continuous lighting kits on the market to highlight several options worth your consideration.  Flash Lighting …
3 months ago
Configuring a desk area with limited space can be a daunting task. Whether you are alternating between in-office and at-home work, downsizing, or going away to school, having a functional desk setup is essential to productivity. Fear not, dear reader, a small desk doesn't need to be a problem—with some intention and a bit of finessing, you can cultivate a sleek, functional, and beautiful setup…
3 months ago
As compact technology improves at a blistering pace, today's cameras must strike the delicate balance of being small while still being able to do it all. Nothing exemplifies this more than the LCD screen, a key component of the camera where size has a direct impact on usefulness. Even the most attentive creator can miss a mistake when reviewing footage on a tiny LCD screen, which is why an…