Tripods for Videographers

  11.08.2019   Gyuri   Easy reading, Gear, Video   No comments

Video TripodsDSLRs seem to be small and light. But once you start using them for shooting videos they soon the reach the size and bulk of any other video camera.

Gear up!

Gear Up!Lenses, Filters, Sound, Gimbals, Sliders, LightsParental Advisory! What follows is not about the actual brands listed, but the KINDS of accessories you should be looking for. Brands and models

DSLR or Mirrorless?

  5.11.2018   Gyuri   Easy reading, Video   No comments

The Mirrorless WarsBuying a Camera for Videography, Part Two, Mirrorless or DSLR?If you do not have a camera and if videography is your priority, the answer is straightforward: go mirrorless,

Getting a DSLR or Mirrorless Camera System for Video

  30.10.2018   Gyuri   Easy reading, Video   No comments

What kind of camera system to invest in?Buying a Camera for Videography, Part One: Introduction So, you want to get into video and need a camera. You were told at

A Little Primer for Shooting Better DSLR Video Interviews

Shoot Better DSLR Video InterviewsA Few Tips, for Beginners Camera settings Make sure your White Balance is correct and if you are shooting interviews concentrate primarily on skin tones. Try

Metering Light 104 – Testing your camera

Metering Light 104 - Testing your camera TEST YOUR CAMERA TO GET TO KNOW IT'S LIMITS! As we've discussed in the previous posts, every camera will have a different dynamic

Metering Light 103 – The Histogram

Metering Light 103 - The Histogram What is the histogram? It is a visual representation of your camera's dynamic range. On the left, you have your blacks, on the right,

Metering Light 101 – The Dynamic Range

Metering Light 101 - The Dynamic Range So, you want to be a cinematographer? Look cool with a big camera like this guy on the right? (This guy is Roger

White Balance

All you really need to know about White Balance White balance is one of those seemingly hard-to-understand, however, for most practical purposes extremely simple photographic concepts. The only reason why

ND filters (part 2)

  26.03.2015   Gyuri   Advanced, Filters, Gear, Tests, Video   No comments

ND Filters (Part 2)In the first part of this article I discussed the use of Neutral Density filters as a tool that enables photographers to create images with long shutters