A Nice Little Update to the Rode VideoMic NTG

A Nice Little Update to the Rode VideoMic NTG

Rode added even more versatility and wider compatibility to their newest videomic, the VideoMic NTG, with the SC15 USB to Lightning adapter cable for iPhones. It's a simple but useful product, but if you want to see more about why you might want it check this out: https://youtu.be/LPWKcpoYnAg Get yours here: Rode VideoMic NTG: https://geni.us/rodevmntg [...]

Spiffy Gear KYU-6: The Lights We All Need

Spiffy Gear KYU-6: The Lights We All Need

Honestly, I wasn't sure how useful these little slap bracelets- er, I mean LED bands- were going to be. But man, oh man, did I fall in love with them more and more each time I used them. (I did). The thing is, they're just so versatile. They can be fun: long exposure portraits, creative [...]

Some Great Mini V-Mount Battery Choices

Some Great Mini V-Mount Battery Choices

V-Mount batteries are very common in the industry; powering cameras, lights, monitors and more. Traditionally, they were big and heavy. But with the influx of smaller cameras and a larger variety of uses, mini V-Mount batteries are increasingly useful and convenient. I've used mini (or micro) V-Mount batteries from a few companies like Bebob and [...]

Time To Clean!

Time To Clean!

Cleaning up the studio takes up more time than you’d imagine between reviews. Things get cluttered, the floor gets messy with little trash from unboxing stuff and overall dirty from bringing bags in and out when going on shoots. And dust. Oh, so much dust. I guess that’s especially true because my studio is inside [...]

Portkeys KEYGRIP Update

Portkeys KEYGRIP Update

I originally reviewed the Portkeys Keygrip in comparison with the RVLVR Clutch, and pointed out that it had a lot of potential, but a handful of frustrating flaws. Well, they updated at least a few of those things, so here's a second look. Check out the video and let me know what you think! https://youtu.be/Vkbme88lvXM [...]