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4 Must-Have Accessories for Shooting Video

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4 Must-Have Accessories for Shooting Video

Photo by Chris Murray on Unsplash I’ve been building my camera equipment stockpile for well over a decade now, and I never feel like I have enough equipment for videography.  Not only is there constantly something new and interesting I want to buy, but I always have new clients that want really specific, niche videos.   But over the years, I’ve perfected my basic videography equipment set. Here are the things I think a videographer can’t live without.  Table of Contents: A Solid, Yet Portable Tripod A Quality Variable ND Filter to Control Exposure A Durable, Bright Light A Cinema Backpack to Carry It...

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Top 10 Gifts for Photographers Under $150 - 2019 Edition

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Top 10 Gifts for Photographers Under $150 - 2019 Edition

  photo by GMVozd via iStock With the holidays getting closer - and Black Friday closer still - it’s necessary to start thinking about what gifts you’ll bestow on the photographers in your life. With a budget of $150, there are a lot of options that will make a photographer’s eyes light up this holiday season. Below, we’ve outlined ten of the best gifts for photographers under $150. From canvas prints to lens filters to video microphones, there’s something for everyone! Gifts for Photographers Under $150: CanvasHQ Print If you’re like me, sometimes finding the perfect gift for certain loved ones is...

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Want Better Landscape Photos? Invest in Neutral Density Filters

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Want Better Landscape Photos? Invest in Neutral Density Filters

I’ve always loved photographing landscapes, but it wasn’t until well into my photography hobby that I finally picked up some neutral density filters. I was concerned that they would be hard to use - after all, I’d have to do math to determine the appropriate shutter speed for the filter I was using. And since I don’t understand math, I just went without ND filters. But, eventually, I put my big boy pants on and started using ND filters and haven’t looked back. Let’s explore some of the ways that an ND filter can benefit your landscape photos. How to...

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