DIY Video and Photography Projects

31Jul Canon EF-S 55-250mm IS II Price Drop


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Normally priced at $255.00 dollars, the Canon EF-S 55-250mm IS II Lens has a price drop down to just $149.00. This is only a 48 hour sale with B&H or until inventory runs out. Check it out following the link (click here)

Canon EF-S 55-250mm F/4-5.6 IS II Lens

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30Jul DIY Wireless HD Video Streaming Monitor


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Lee Daley shared his DIY HD Wireless monitor solution via Twitter [Thanks Lee]. My solution is based on the discontinued Asus WiCast (seen here) and powered by Tekkeon batteries. Those Tekkeon batteries work great, but aren’t very small so my solution isn’t the best option out there.

Lee is using a different more affordable consumer [...]

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30Jul Remote KY-010 160 LED On Camera Video Light


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This new KY-010 160 LED Video Light is powered via 6 AA batteries or a Single Sony battery. The light comes with barn doors and a couple of colored plastic filters, but the interesting feature is the included wireless remote control that lets you adjust brightness from a distance. Could be handy to adjust a [...]

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30Jul DIY Flexible LED Video Light Reflector


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Not long ago, another article (here) showed the use of these lights wrapped around the outside of a simple can and used an umbrella to reflect the light. Here YouTube member Taylordfilms shares another experiment using these cheap flexible LED light strips wrapped on the inside of a reflector. [Thanks Steve].
eBay (click here).

Flexible [...]

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30Jul iPad Tripod Mount


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Here’s a cheap spring loaded flat folding clamp if you have a need to tripod mount your iPad or other Tablet. It can fit variety of large tablets or smaller items down to an iPhone. We often have to mount our iPads to a light stand to display scripts during voice over work or as [...]

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30Jul Pistol Grip and Friction Arm Stabilizer


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YouTube member NitsanPictures shares a few simple ideas on how to combine the P&C pistol grip with a P&C friction arm from PhotographyandCinema.com to stabilize your small camera. The combination of the two could be used as a basic target shooter or a long handle. A great tip if you plan on traveling light with [...]

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25Jul Pivothead HD Recording Eye Wear


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Shared by @RikCordero via Twitter, peep out the new Pivothead HD Recording Eyewear that allows you to capture POV video without having a mass hanging from the side of your head. Quality looks pretty good for wearable glasses, and settings can be changed via iOS (iPhone). According to an Amazon listing (seen here), the price [...]

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25Jul Meanest (or Silliest) Sony RX100 Rig


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I’ve had a few inquiries about possible new LCD View Finders a.k.a Loupes for the new Canon 5D Mark III. I’m still not able to release much information, or full images, but here’s some teaser images of one. I received this prototype LCD Viewfinder recently which aligns perfectly to pretty much most of my cameras [...]

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23Jul Transcend 32GB SDHC Class 10


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I thought $1 dollar/GB was affordable just a few months ago, but now prices on these Transcend 32GB Class 10 SDHC cards are down even further. These are a main staple of media we use in all of cameras and have been highly reliable. I consistently throw them into any point and shoot camera, camcorder, [...]

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23Jul Examples with CPL RX100 Filter


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Here’s another video showing you how those new ND or CPL filters will work when in use with point and shoot cameras. Keep in mind that i’m still working with prototype versions, so end quality in design and glass will be much better. The ring i’ve attached to the Sony RX100 was originally designed for [...]

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23Jul HDSLRNOW Gear Tip – LadderKart


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A Step Ladder and Hand Truck are two pieces of gear that we commonly have handy when carting around to a location. Well, here’s a handy quick tip from HDSLRNOW.com regarding a combo step ladder / hand truck unit. The one featured in the video is the more affordable $65 dollar version, but there are [...]

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23Jul NEW Canon EOS-M Mirrorless Camera


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Canon has officially announces the latest Canon EOS-M Mirrorless camera. It will be available in a variety of colored bodies and uses a new EF-M lens mount. The first EF-M lens to be released will be a 22mm F/2 STM lens, but there will be an adapter to mount EF and EF-S lenses.
It’s been leaked [...]

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23Jul Switronix TorchLED Bolt Video Light


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Matt writes in and shares a YouTube video comparison between two Switronix LED lights [Thanks Matt]. One is of the original TL-50 put up gainst their latest TorchLED Bolt. The TL-50 is not a shabby light, so you should take this as a good reference of how much brighter the BOLT LED video light would [...]

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23Jul Express35 Trio and Event Rigs On Sale


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Express35.com shares news of putting the Trio and the EVENT DSLR rigs on sale. Keep in mind that each is available to upgrade with additional accessories such as extra handles, counterweights, or camera mounting plates which will bump up the price. You can check out more information about these rigs at the Express35.com web store.

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20Jul Rokinon 8mm Wide Lens Deals Sony E-Mount


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Amazon Lightning Deals throws a sale on three different Rokinon 8mm Wide Lenses for Sony E-Mount. (Sony NEX cameras). To see what else is currently on Amazon Lightning Deals (Click Here)
For these 8mm Rokinon Lenses, check out the discounts following the links below.

Rokinon 8mm F2.8 Ultra-Wide Fisheye Lens for Sony E-mount and Sony NEX [...]

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19Jul RX100 Filter ND or CPL Filters


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Filters can play a fairly important part when capturing photos or videos. For instance, a CPL filter can ‘correct’ colors, saturation, and contrast to the image before it reaches the sensor. Bringing back washed out skies, saturating bright blue oceans, or removing glares from foliage. This information is normally lost during image capture, and cannot [...]

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