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Nikon D4 Video Playlist

Posted by on January 6, 2012 at 3:27 pm

Tweet Nikon just announced the D4. This looks like the camera every other camera will try to catch up to. Here are some of the specs. -A 16.2 megapixel FX-format CMOS sensor – Advanced Multi-Cam 3500 AF autofocus system, the next generation of Nikon’s proven 51-point AF system – New 91,000-pixel 3D Colour Matrix Metering […]

Nikon 1 Series Cameras and Lenses Announced

Posted by on September 23, 2011 at 2:53 pm

Tweet Nikon announces the 1 Series camera system and interchangeable lenses. Nikon says it’s built from the ground up with next generation technology focused on performance and simplicity. The cameras are called the V1 and J1. In the video below, I take a look at these cameras. Nikon’s full press release.  

Nikon D5100 DSLR & ME-1 Stereo Microphone Announced

Posted by on April 6, 2011 at 10:18 pm

Tweet Nikon announces the D5100 DSLR and ME-1 Stereo Microphone. The D5100 could be Nikon’s first serious contender in the HDSLR market. The camera boasts some serious specs that could give Canon and Panasonic a run for their money. Nikon also announces the ME-1 Stereo Microphone that is designed specifically for DSLR cameras. Check out […]

3 HDSLR Lighting Options

Posted by on March 30, 2011 at 4:01 pm

Tweet In the video below, I look at some of the lighting options available to HDSLR users. The options are: Home made utility lights you can buy at a hardware store. On camera LED lighting On camera Flash Each of these choices has their advantages and disadvantages. Check out the video for all the details. […]

Digital Camera News – March 4th 2011

Posted by on March 4, 2011 at 2:33 pm

Tweet This week we talk about the new Lensbaby Sweet 35 optic. It has a 35mm focal length, 12-blade internal aperture, controlled by a dial on the front of the optic, an aperture range from f/2.5 through f/22, and is compatible with Lensbaby Composer, Scout, Muse, and Control Freak lenses.¬†You can order the Sweet 35 […]

How To Make a Beauty Dish [Video]

Posted by on February 22, 2011 at 11:00 pm

Tweet In the video below I show you how to make your own beauty dish. This is a video update to my original post “Make Your Own Beauty Dish.” The original post still has all the photos and written instructions, but now also includes this video. YouTube Link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hLDkhPiSsOU

Canon HF M300 Low Light Test [Video]

Posted by on February 4, 2011 at 1:36 pm

Tweet When I posted the video review of the Canon HF M300 I almost immediately had people asking or commenting on the cameras poor low light capabilities on YouTube. This issue never crossed my mind since I usually shoot in pretty decent light and use LED lighting. I decided to shoot a quick video showing […]

Canon HF M300 Review [Video]

Posted by on January 31, 2011 at 7:25 pm

Tweet Introduction I got my hands on a Canon HF M300 camcorder over a week ago and I’ve been testing it out ever since. After a little time using the HF M300 I decided this would be my “go to” camera for my video posts on this site and on my other site HDVideoBlogging.com. This […]

Rapid Fire Flash Photography

Posted by on January 26, 2011 at 6:49 pm

Tweet Did you know your flash can fire as fast as 6 frames per second or more? IT CAN! The secret is setting your flash to manual and dialling down the power to about 1/16 power. Your flash will now be able to fire in rapid succession because it doesn’t have to fully recharge after […]

Quick Look – Sanyo Xacti VPC-CG20 (Review)

Posted by on January 9, 2011 at 10:28 pm

Tweet This thing rocks! After my fiasco with the Zoom Q3HD. I was on the look out for a small HD camcorder that shot full 1080 HD video. I was turned off of the “blogging” type camcorders and really didn’t want a full fledged camcorder either (At least not yet). A friend offered to let […]