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Shure SM7B Review – is it really the best podcasting mic?

The Shure SM7B mic, iconic in shape, and seemingly ubiquitous used in popular podcasts, is a mic I’ve been interested in for years. With a current list price of over $500 CAD, it’s far from an impulse purchase, but seeing it pop up on everyone from Gary V’s to Joe Rogan’s podcasts kept me curious ...

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My Video Gear circa 2019 – recommended Sony A7iii kit

NOTE TO READERS: I'm planning to go through each piece in this kit more in depth in coming videos and livestreams. Be sure to sign up to be notified with all the geeky details :) . The Sony A7iii was the camera that started it off, and 2018 will definitely go down as the year of the rise of ...

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FEIYUTECH VIMBLE 2 TELESCOPIC SMARTPHONE GIMBAL REVIEW

180915 Update: The more I use it the more frustrating it gets. The Vimble 2 slowly drifts making it impossible to deliberately frame a shot. I've also seen random 180 rotations which deals a death blow to your smartphone video mojo. Though you can make gorgeous videos with the Vimble 2, there ...

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NAB 2018 Show Highlights for Youtubers & Creatives

https://youtu.be/8XdJ8E1v_-w LIGHTS https://youtu.be/ZXAwnQK8gO8 Aputure Light Storm COB 120t CRI97+ TLCI97+ 3000K 135W Bowens Mount High Power LED Continuous Video Light - 18dB Low Noise with 2.4G Remote Control and V-Mount Plate - Carrying Case Included List ...

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Apple AirPod Review for Youtubers, Livestreamers and Humans

As a media professional it was easy to rationalize the purchase of a set of Apple’s Airpods. Sold-out for much of the holiday season, I was happy to score a set and put them through their paces over the last few months. There are lots of reviews on the AirPods out there, but I’ll be taking ...

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My Livestream Gear

Note to Readers: Image and text links below will take you to your local Amazon website. But if you can't find what you're looking for, click here for my Amazon.com Shop where you'll find all my recommended finds. Can't see any links here? Make sure to turn off any Ad Blocker apps and they should ...

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Tested: Panasonic GH5 Kit for Concert Recording

Video Kit Note to Readers: Image and text links below will take you to your local Amazon website. But if you can't find what you're looking for, click here for my Amazon.com Shop where you'll find all my recommended finds. Can't see any links here? Make sure to turn off any Ad Blocker apps ...

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the GH5S – Thoughts on Panasonic’s New Low-Light King

Hot off the heels of Panasonic's GH5 runaway success, it's shocking to hear they announced not one, but TWO, new top-end cameras for 2018. Preorder the GH5S from B&H here. First was the G9 stills-focused camera, and today they announce their GH5S low-light king. HIGHLIGHTS: + New low-light ...

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Recommended iPhone X Cases: Minimalist & Wallet

Being a techno-geek some may be surprised I've been using a 5-year old iPhone 5 for seemingly forever. Save the battery, the thing just won't die. But I finally decided to upgrade to the shiny new iPhone X and that means revisiting my iPhone case needs. In this previous article on ...

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