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Canon EOS C100 Digital Video Camera

Published on August 30, 2012 By Mike

Tweet Canon EOS C100 Digital Video Camera from Mike Zahora on Vimeo. Video Transcript: Canon announces the new EOS C100 Digital Video Camera. The C100 digital video camera is a compact, affordable entry-level model delivering full 1920×1080 HD video and integrating the popular AVCHD codec for universal compatibility with laptop and desktop editing systems. “The […]

JVC GC-XA1 ADIXXION HD Action Camcorder

Published on July 3, 2012 By Mike

Tweet Video Transcript: JVC announces a new action video camera. The GC-XA1 ADIXXION According to JVC, “The ADIXXION ups the ante in the action camera category by offering a range of features and capabilities that outpace competing models.” Pocket-sized and weighing in at just 0.28 lbs. (126 grams). The ADIXXION is waterproof up to a […]

Sony Developing POV Action Cam

Published on June 28, 2012 By Mike

Tweet Transcript from above video: Sony announces it is developing a new type of high definition wearable video camera. The camera answers the demand for premium point-of-view and action sports filming devices. The new video camera will feature Sony’s SteadyShot® image stabilization technology. The video camera’s small, lightweight body will house an Exmor® R CMOS […]

Nikon D4 Video Playlist

Published on January 6, 2012 By Mike

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 D5100 DSLR & ME-1 Stereo Microphone Announced

Published on April 6, 2011 By Mike

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

Published on March 30, 2011 By Mike

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

Published on March 4, 2011 By Mike

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 […]

Quick Look – Sanyo Xacti VPC-CG20 (Review)

Published on January 9, 2011 By Mike

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 […]

Zoom Q3HD Review & Comparison

Published on January 4, 2011 By Mike

Tweet Is the Zoom Q3HD worth spending your hard earned cash on? I’ll answer that question in the video and the review below. I wanted to do something a little different with this review/comparison. I wanted to compare the Zoom Q3HD to an equivalently priced camera and audio recorder combination. The reason for this review/comparison […]

How to Improve Portraits & Videos Using Window Light & Reflectors

Published on December 7, 2010 By Mike

Tweet You want to take better portraits and videos using window light. So do I. Just grab a white card or reflector and place it near your subject. Then just angle the reflector to fill in the shadows on your subjects face. It’s that easy! Watch the video below and see how easy it is. […]