DIY Video and Photography Projects

Rode VideoMic GO On-Camera Shotgun Microphone
February 10, 2014






I just recently received the new Rode VideoMic GO. A very straightforward, no fuss, directional microphone under $100 dollars (found here) for your video camera. No batteries required, and will improve audio capture over using the internal microphone from the camera, and of course with an extension cable you can use this off-camera positioning this […]






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Zoom H4n Portable Digital Audio Recorder $-100 Instant Savings
December 10, 2013






Although the new Zoom H6 has been released, I still see teams working with the Zoom H4n. Why not? It’s a great audio recorder that really changed the way DSLR audio has been captured over the years. If you’re not currently working with a professional audio recorder, now’s the time. The Zoom H4n is currently […]






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Press Release: Rode VideoMic GO On-Camera Shotgun Microphone
November 18, 2013






The VideoMic GO On-Camera Shotgun Microphone from Rode is a lightweight microphone which adds high-quality audio recording to your small camcorder and HDSLR camera. At only 2.6 ounces, the microphone keeps your camera setup lightweight, making it ideal for handheld shooting. It features an integrated Rycote Lyre shock mount for isolation from bumps and vibration, […]






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Cheap Organizing Cases for Small Gear
November 2, 2013






Joe asks ‘What cheap case can be used for small equipment?”. If we’re not talking about fragile equipment, I know a few people using these Plano 4 Pistol Foam Lined Cases. These aren’t your waterproof air tight ‘Pelican-Like’ cases, but they still offer a fair amount of protection. With an internal dimension of 16″ x […]






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Zoom H6 Digital Recorder + Rode ProCaster – First quick sample
August 9, 2013






First test with the new Zoom H6 portable audio recorder out of the box plugged into my Rode Procaster microphone . (No EQ applied, so it might sound low or flat.) I was not able to use this mic directly with the Zoom H4n without adding at least a Cloud Lifter in between. The Rode […]






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Aputure V-Mic Video Microphone Giveaway
August 8, 2013






Here’s another product Giveaway sponsored by Aputure and open to everyone. This time it’s for Aputure’s latest V-Mic directional condenser shotgun microphone complete with hotshoe shock mount, foam windscreen, and Deadcat (furry thing). Product Description: Aputure V-Mic D1 is a directional condenser shotgun microphone featuring a super-cardioid polar pattern, line gradient acoustics, superior isolation, and […]






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JuicedLink Review Zoom H6, Zoom H4n, Tascam DR-60D, RM333
August 8, 2013






This recent video from Robert at JuicedLink shares a review from some of the latest Portable Audio tools used for video capture today. The video includes battery tests (runtime), audio comparisons, and what may be pros and cons of each tool. If you can sit through the technical specs, there’s quite a bit of information […]






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Unboxing Photos – New Zoom H6 Portable Digital Audio Recorder
August 6, 2013






Here’s a few images unboxing the new Zoom H6 Portable Digital Audio Recorder. You can see what it comes with, including it’s own travel case. Nice Packaging.. A few accessories include X/Y Mic & Mid-Side Mic.. The back of the box shows optional accessories.. Comes with it’s own travel case.. Now it’s time to fire […]






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