The Magic of Micro 4/3

Posted by on Jan 24, 2017 in How To, Tech, Travel | No Comments

I am a huge micro 4/3 fan. I first discovered this format in 2014 with the release of the mirrorless Panasonic GH4. This camera was groundbreaking for number of reasons: 1) It was TINY. No internal mirror means the physical camera body was a fraction of the size of standard cameras. 2) It was powerful. ...

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The GoPro Survival Guide

Posted by on Jan 13, 2017 in How To, Tech | One Comment

I love my GoPro’s, all 5 of them. I currently own 1x Hero1, 2x Hero2, 1x Hero3, and 1x Hero4. Perhaps a Hero 5 is even on the horizon. Yes, I am an addict. Here’s the happy family below: They have been faithful, reliable companions to me during my travels and have proven themselves time and ...

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Pro Guide: Polarizers

Posted by on Jan 6, 2017 in How To, Tech | No Comments

What is the #1 easiest way to instantly improve your photos and video? Polarizing filters. These are indispensable tools that should be in all shooter’s camera bag, particularly if shooting landscape/scenery/outdoor subjects. This will be a quick guide to their various uses, benefits and pitfalls. My goal is to equip you with practical knowledge you can bring ...

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Virtual Reality in Tourism

Posted by on Oct 25, 2016 in Tech, Travel | No Comments

We recently got back from a 2 week shoot for a luxury river cruise company in Europe. Of course, we shot traditional video, photos were taken, blog posts were written… the full nine yards. What makes this shoot interesting however was that we decided to do a ‘proof of concept’ with virtual reality (VR) and ...

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I Bought A Drone

Posted by on Jul 30, 2015 in Epic, News, Tech, Testing | No Comments

Well, the day finally came. I broke down and took the plunge!  I’ve seen so much incredible jaw dropping aerial footage come from the drone market lately that I had get in on it. I purchased brand new DJI Phantom 3 Professional 4K drone with all the accessories and am now armed and ready for action. ...

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GoPro Hero 3 Released! WOW!

Posted by on Oct 18, 2012 in Tech | No Comments

So some huge news came out yesterday! The new GoPro Hero 3 was announced! WOW! Have you seen the specs on this little guy? It’s smaller, lighter, and 2x more powerful than the last one. Check out the deets below, particularity the ‘Black Edition’. I’m a huge GoPro fan and am on my third one ...

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New Final Cut Pro X is here.

Posted by on Jun 22, 2011 in Tech | No Comments

Well it finally happened! The newest version of Final Cut Pro X was released yesterday. (June 22nd, 2011) I have been a huge supporter and fan of Apple’s FCP since 2007, when I started editing at The Art Institute. It has been my editor of choice and has treated me well. Naturally I’ve been very ...

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