What exactly is ISO? A Step-by-Step Guide to Manual Mode for Beginners

What exactly is ISO? A Step-by-Step Guide to Manual Mode for Beginners

Highlights: Higher ISOs allow you to shoot in darker or dimmer conditions, but they add grain or noise to your images. ISO is a measure of light sensitivity. In photography and filmmaking, it is part of the exposure triangle. Knowing what it is, how it works, and how it affects your work is critical to … Read more

10 Fantastic Tips for Making Epic Travel Videos on Your Smartphone

10 Fantastic Tips for Making Epic Travel Videos on Your Smartphone

Do you ever think to yourself, “I really wish I could shoot cool travel videos like these…” when you watch videos from popular travel videos of all time by popular YouTubers? Don’t worry, you’re not alone, because many travelers find creating the perfect travel video a little intimidating. With my filmmaking background, I rely heavily … Read more

Studio Microphones – Beginner’s Guide to Recording 2022

Get to know the different types of studio microphones

Highlights: Podcasters and video creators benefit greatly from the use of studio microphones.  We’ve covered shotgun and lavalier microphones, but we’ve yet to cover one of the most important—the studio microphone.  What exactly is a studio microphone? That’s an excellent question. A studio microphone, as the name implies, is a microphone that is used in a studio setting. The … Read more

5 Big Mistakes You Could Be Making as a Travel Videographer

Mistakes You Could Be Making as a Travel Videographer

Mistakes You Could Be Making as a Travel Videographer Few situations encapsulate the true essence of a trip like a travel video. Whether it be the rushing sound of waterfalls or the shining ocean during a tropical sunset, moving pictures can immediately transport you back to the best parts of a trip — or life.  … Read more

Best Vlogger, Podcaster, and Filmmaker Microphones For 2022

Best Vlogger, Podcaster, and Filmmaker Microphones

Microphones – The majority of the best vlogs, videos, podcasts, and films all have one thing in common, and that is excellent audio. Excellent audio mixing and editing, often with audio plugins, will undoubtedly be present in great-sounding videos and other productions. However, having the right type of microphone is the single most important factor … Read more

Why is Video Sound Important & 3 Tips to Improve It

Why is Video Sound Important & 3 Tips to Improve It

Video Sound is important because it engages audiences: it helps deliver information, increases production value, elicits emotional responses, emphasizes what’s on the screen, and is used to indicate mood. However, bad sound can ruin your video. Crafting great visuals is only one part of the production equation for video work. Giving your video great audio … Read more

The Best Shotgun Microphones For Content Creators – 2022

Best Shotgun Microphones For Content Creators

Shotgun microphones are long microphones shaped like shotguns and used for highly directional audio pickup.  The “shotgun microphone” is one of the most common microphones used by creators in film, television, and Internet video. It is used for highly directional audio pickup and recording and is named after its slotted tube resembles a shotgun barrel. … Read more

Ultimate Guide to Creating Eye-Catching Travel Videos (That People Actually Want to Watch)- 2022

Ultimate Guide to Creating Eye-Catching Travel Videos (That People Actually Want to Watch)

Ultimate Guide to Creating Eye-Catching Travel Videos (That People Actually Want to Watch) If you’ve ever been subjected to an hour-long slideshow with monotone narration about your parent’s trip to Hawaii, you know how difficult it is to create travel videos that people want to watch. Do not be like your parents when it comes … Read more

10+ Best Tips For Shooting a Movie on iPhone or iPad

10+ Best Tips For Shooting a Movie on Your iPhone or iPad

Shooting a movie on iPhone or iPad Highlights: An iOS device can be used to shoot almost any type of film. However, if you intend to shoot and edit the video on your phone, keep it short and simple. It’s difficult to watch a long, complex film on a phone or tablet. Disclaimer: Peekatthis.com is … Read more