My Home Studio Set Up: 3-for-1 Special

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wahki3M2aTM Watch on YouTube: Behind the scenes set up: my home studio There are so many great tips in the video, you may need to watch it once or twice.  I want to teach you so many things about video production, and I thought that it would be valuable to share … [Read more...]

Basic Videography Tips

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hNWHJs5qffQ Watch on YouTube: Learn how to frame shots Here is a secret about shooting great video: How you frame your shot will make a huge difference in the quality of your video which is why I wanted to share some basic videography tips. There are three basic … [Read more...]

iPhone Photography Techniques: Using a Tripod for Video

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qjxhdvhHFjg Watch on YouTube: Photography Techniques: Using a Tripod for Video The secret behind shooting great iPhone (or any) video starts by using sound photography techniques which include: using a tripod, shot composition, lighting, exposure, and … [Read more...]

How to Shoot Better Video

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OTtF0wk9ZbM Watch on YouTube: How to Shoot Better Videos http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OTtF0wk9ZbM If you're new to shooting video, you may be wondering why your footage doesn't look as good as shots that you see on TV. To put it simply, you may be wondering … [Read more...]

Good Microphones for Video

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=at3MtZ_uvGw Watch on YouTube: Good Microphones for Video A good microphone is essential if you're interested in producing quality videos. When I bought my first prosumer camera (a Canon XL1) back in 2000, I also bought a tripod, and a microphone. The mic was an … [Read more...]

Cheap Microphone Audio Technica AT 2005

http://youtu.be/DZpzWSpileA If you're looking for a cheap or affordable yet high quality microphone, check out the Audio Technica AT 2005. The AT 2005 is a versatile mic that can work as a field handheld mic for run and gun interviews, and you can use it in the studio for voice overs, podcasts, and … [Read more...]

How I Create Videos With Final Cut Pro X

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G7U2x2ynlrk Watch on YouTube: How I create videos with FCPX http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G7U2x2ynlrk Planning and shooting your video is one part of the production equation. But if you want to create a video that is really polished and professional, you should … [Read more...]

Best Camcorder Audio with Two Microphones

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DT9_QegrC_o Watch on YouTube: Best Camcorder Audio with Two Microphones I've been on an audio kick lately and it seems that our community is getting the point. You need great audio to make a good video. To get great camcorder audio, you need a camera that is … [Read more...]

Great Vlog and Smartphone Video Tips in 2013!

Great Vlog and Smartphone Video Tips It's a new year, and we have some great vlog tips to help you producing smartphone videos in 2013. New Year's is always a good time to reflect back on the lessons learned and set goals for the days ahead. If you do nothing else this year, make a video. … [Read more...]

The Art of Digital Storytelling and Video – My Story

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ofikxGcWl-c Watch on YouTube:The Art if Digital Storytelling. We love stories, everything is going digital, and video is the most compelling and persuasive way to share a message. Why should you learn the art of digital storytelling and video? Because people … [Read more...]

Where to Find the Best Cheap Video Lights with Green Screen Bonus

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6UfHRJyYMJs Best Cheap Video Lights with Green Screen One of our community members recently asked us about the best cheap video lights, and using a green screen. You need sufficient light for a good green screen, so the questions made a lot of … [Read more...]

Devin and Amani Give Thanks

This is a wonderful time of year. We gather with family and loved ones to count our blessings, enjoy good food, and fellowship. We also engage in acts of charity, which should be a year long habit. We want to say, "Thank you." We're blessed and hope your feel the same way. I decided … [Read more...]