Ok, I’ve been slacking a little bit on the video front (sorry!). Since Photokina, I’ve just been absolutely swamped and had little time to get out and even film let alone edit.
I did however, head back to the gym with Saffron Sheriff to shoot some video stuff for her new YouTube channel over the weekend, and also a few stills for her Instagram.
I’m constantly asked about the gear I use on photo and video shoots. And, as Saffron likes to make any excuse she can to play with my gimbal, this seemed like the perfect time to shoot a video going through it all.
Continue reading The gear I take on a typical video shoot in the gym
Against my better judgement, I’ve been convinced to start vlogging.
I originally decided to pick up the Yi cameras and the Gimbal for documenting Photokina. I’m shooting video on “real cameras” for DIYPhotography, but I wanted to get some behind the scenes. So, I got all this stuff.
Then, several friends, independently of each other, convinced me I should put it all to good use, and start vlogging.
Continue reading Let the vlogging begin!
This whole action camera thing is turning out to be an interesting journey.
Since my previous post about picking up a Yi HD Action Camera, things seem to have taken a turn for the extravagant.
After I started playing with it, I realised what one could do to it through script hacking. Then, I got curious. While I saw a big difference in the footage, I wanted to do a direct comparison. So, I acquired a second camera. Next came a dual GoPro mount and a GoPro monopod (I refuse to call it a “selfie stick”, sorry).
Continue reading So, I got five more action cameras (and a gimbal)