An Easy Way to Improve your YouTube Videos

An Easy Way to Improve your YouTube Videos

While it's not for everyone or every type of video, a teleprompter can be a huge time saver for YouTube reviewers or anyone trying to speak to camera while trying to remember everything they wanted to say. They can be expensive though, and large. But the Desview (BestView?) T2 is just over $100, small, lightweight [...]

Portkeys LH5H | 1700nit Monitor under $300

Portkeys LH5H | 1700nit Monitor under $300

Portkeys is probably most well known for their BM5 monitor, a high brightness, full featured monitor with camera control options. Well the LH5H takes all that and puts it in a cheaper, HDMI only but light weight body with 1700 nits (vs. 2200 on the BM5). 1700 is plenty for most outdoor use, if you're [...]

Hollyland Mars 300 PRO Wireless Video Kit

Hollyland Mars 300 PRO Wireless Video Kit

The Hollyland prosumer Mars wireless video kit lineup is already pretty full- running from the $179 Mars X (a single HDMI transmitter that works with their mobile app) up to the $649 mars 400S (a solidly built kit with both HDMI and SDI interface plus mobile app compatibility). Well, now the last piece of the [...]

A Welcome Little Upgrade to the Zeapon Micro 2 Slider

A Welcome Little Upgrade to the Zeapon Micro 2 Slider

Longest blog title ever? Well, this isn't the longest video ever, so don't miss it. The Zeapon Micro 2 motorized slider is incredibly smooth, portable, powerful and easy to use. Originally though, you couldn't get looped movement (a must-have for interviews, for example) without connecting to the mobile app. Well, Zeapon has put out a [...]

How Much Power Does a High Bright Monitor Need?

How Much Power Does a High Bright Monitor Need?

The secret's out- the Osee T7 monitor is one of my favorite camera monitors and my go-to in just about any situation. With a quick and full featured interface, 7 inch screen and super bright 3000 nit display, it's ready for anything. But, those 3000 nits can definitely eat up batteries. So, just how much [...]

A New Foldable Pocket LED from FalconEyes – Hit or Miss?

A New Foldable Pocket LED from FalconEyes – Hit or Miss?

There are a ton of pocket LEDs on the market these days- ranging from small and cheap to rugged and full featured. The F7, FalconEyes first version of their own pocket LED was well made and ...well, average. It had a magnetized backside but that was about it for standout features, which was OK without [...]

iFootage K7 Video Head (& Fastbowl TC9 Legs)

iFootage K7 Video Head (& Fastbowl TC9 Legs)

A good, fairly compact, high capacity and full featured video head and tripod is hard to come by without breaking the bank. While hardly the cheapest on the market, the K7 head and TC9 legs from iFootage are also far from the most expensive; but they're a very professional option with lots of convenient little [...]

High and Low End Wireless Monitors

High and Low End Wireless Monitors

Today, I want to talk about how a high end wireless video monitor compares to a much cheaper solution. I recently reviewed the Hollyland Cosmo M7, a 7 inch 1500 nit professional monitor with their professional grade zero latency Cosmo series receiver built right in. Besides being very rugged, full featured and coming with a [...]

BRAND NEW Hollyland Mars X Compact Wireless Video

BRAND NEW Hollyland Mars X Compact Wireless Video

Compact, simple, reliable wireless video up to 300ft (LOS) with only 70ms latency to up to 3 smart devices simoultaneously. The Hollyland Mars X is a powerful choice for beginners and experienced users alike. Get a start in wireless video or expand the convenience of what you can do. Check out the review and comment [...]