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Doug Daulton

Remote Interviews: Three Problems. One Possible Solution.

Zoom, Google Hangouts & Skype. While powerful, they all lack a few key tools that would make it much easier to produce remote interviews, with higher production value, for pros and hobbyists alike. Let’s explore how we might solve this problem.

Scott Bourne

Moment Lenses For Smartphones

We bit the bullet and ordered a set of Moment gear for our iPhone 11 Pro Max. Moment makes everything from phone cases, to lenses and other accessories that the aspiring shutterbug (or filmmaker) would ever want.

MeFoto Sidekick Plus
Scott Bourne

MeFOTO SideKick360

There are lots of ways to attach your iPhone to a tripod. We have tried many. If you’re shooting stills or video, this is one of the very best, hands-down.

Scott Bourne

Avoid Draining Your iPhone Battery

While this is not a specific photo tip, it is important to those who use their iPhone as a camera. You cannot make pictures if

Benro X-Series 3XS 3-Axis Handheld Smartphone Gimbal Stabilizer
Scott Bourne

Benro 3XS 3-Axis Handheld Smartphone Stabilizer

There are many stabilizers available for smart phones. Frankly, most aren’t great and some are nearly worthless.

We’ve been testing a few of these devices while on a road trip and the 3XS 3-Axis Gimbal from Benro has quickly risen to the top of our favorites list.

Scott Bourne

Proper Care of Your Smartphone’s Camera Lens

Your iPhone camera lens is a precision piece of optical material that can be scratched or get dirty. This will negatively impact the quality of your photos. Consider treating this lens like you would any camera lens. You need to keep it clean.

Doug Daulton

The Emerging Open Source Camera

Everyday, technology continues the march towards the “computer with optics” as opposed to the mechanical camera. This evolution makes once difficult shots easier to obtain and opens the doors to new methods of imaging for both motion and stills.