Sennheiser EW100 G3 - Microphones for DSLR Video

How to Get Great Audio for Your DSLR Videos

If you’re starting to film video with your DSLR, the quality of your audio plays a key role in whether or not your audience will want to watch your videos. In this video, I’ll review the microphones I use to create my videos and to get great sound while doing almost no sound editing work […]

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Manfroto 303SPH Review

Manfrotto 303SPH Spherical Panorama Head (This is Wild)

Have you ever wondered how you can create 360 degree panorama shots or videos where you tour through a house or room with the ability to look in all directions? Well, you use a panoramic photography head like the Manfrotto 303SPH.   Now, this isn’t the easiest tripod head to use – you have to […]

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Manfrotto 679B Review

Manfrotto 679B Three Section Monopod Review

The Manfrotto 679B is a 3-section monopod. Now, normally, this site is all about tripods and this only has one leg, so what gives? Well, last year I took a last minute trip from Moscow to Istanbul, Italy and I didn’t have time to pack a tripod because we were just doing carry-on, and that’s […]

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Manfrotto 498RC2 Review

Manfrotto 494RC2 Ball Head Review

The Manfrotto 494RC2 Ball Head has been redesigned to make it easier to use (and replaces the Manfrotto 484RC2). Manfrotto has redesigned the friction control knob on the side of this fall had to make it easier to make small adjustments without completely with the releasing the friction on the ball had itself. This is a […]

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CamRanger Review - Remote Control for Your DSLR

CamRanger Review: Remote Control for Your DSLR Photos and Videos

Are you looking for a way to control your DSLR from your iPad, iPhone, computer or Android device? Check out or CamRanger review to see how we use it for one-person video shoots, time-lapse photography, and group portraits.

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MeFoto A1350Q1 Roadtrip Travel Tripod: Carry On Bag Ready

I recently went to Istanbul, Turkey, with my  and one of my favorite lenses, the  (which is an amazing lens by the way – sharp, sharp, sharp) but I had to leave my tripod in my fiance’s apartment in Moscow because we were traveling light and my Manfrotto 055XPROB tripod was just too big to fit […]

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Manfrotto MH054M0 54 Ball Head

Manfrotto Q054 Ball Head Review

If you’ve made the decision to invest in a lightweight, carbon-fiber tripod, you’re going to need a good tripod head, so let’s dive into our Manfrotto MH054MO-Q2 054 Magnesium Ball Head with Q2 Quick Release Plate Review I personally own and use Manfrotto tripods and heads and I’ve had zero problems with them.  I take […]

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3 Things To Consider When Buying a Tripod for Your DSLR

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Dolica GX600B200 Review

Dolica Proline GX600B200 Tripod Review

Here’s a quick video review of the Dolica Proline GX600B200. I recently purchased this tripod and it’s great for most of my gear.  I probably won’t put a huge zoom lens on this tripod, but it’s great for most of my small lenses. It’s just 24 inches long when collapsed, which makes it easy to […]

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ProVista7518XB Review

Davis & Sanford PROVISTA7518XB Review: Provista Tripod with FM18 Head

Let’s dive into our PROVISTA7518XB review… The Davis and Sanford PROVISTA7518XB tripod and the FM18 head are designed for DSLR videographers who want a stable tripod that will eliminate camera shake but also smoothly pan and tilt. This tripod isn’t aimed at professional video users who lug around huge 3-sensor cameras (like your local news […]

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