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Is this the perfect camera rig for video shooters?

Jun 30, 2021
John Aldred

When it comes to shooting video, we all have our favourite rig setups that we like to use for different tasks. I have three Panasonics…

This guy built his own SSD side handle for the Z Cam E2 so he wouldn’t have to buy a cage rig

Mar 10, 2021
John Aldred

Sometimes, you have a camera rig and you need a thing, and there’s just no real commercially available solution out there to give you exactly…

How to convert a clothing rack into a DIY camera, light & monitor stand on wheels

Feb 11, 2021
John Aldred

Solid stands, especially ones on wheels, that you can mount cameras, lights, monitors to and whatever else you want to attach aren’t that cheap. Even…

This light stand – tripod hybrid is my best stand yet

Feb 6, 2021
Paul Monaghan

Over the years, I’ve invested in many ways to hold lighting equipment, but recently I found a light stand that seems to get very little…

This flexible camera strap turns into a rigid tripod in a second

Nov 10, 2020
Dunja Djudjic

There are a few tricks that let you stabilize your shots with a camera strap. But how about actually turning your flexible strap into rigid…

iFootage has announced the SpiderCrab quick-release magic arm

Apr 17, 2020
John Aldred

With the lack of trade shows this year, Cinema 5D has taken to hosting an online virtual show this month, allowing companies to show off…

Canon working on universal battery grip, patent suggests

Mar 5, 2020
Dunja Djudjic

An interesting patent from Canon was recently spotted, one that many photographers could find very useful. Judging from the patent application filed with the US…

How to build a massive DIY orbital spinning camera rig

Jan 24, 2020
John Aldred

Making cameras move in ways that are different can be a challenge, especially as cameras and all their associated bits seem to keep getting bigger…

Here are five hilarious DIY rigs for filming on a tight budget

Nov 1, 2019
Dunja Djudjic

How many times did you have a great idea for a video, but then you realized you don’t have the budget high enough to get…

How to set up a complete YouTube studio on a single desk

Oct 23, 2019
John Aldred

Recently, Caleb Pike showed us his studio on a stand. Now, he’s back with a new video, showing us how we can set up something…