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smart phone charging from SWIT USB-C DV battery

SWIT USB-C series DV batteries don’t need a dedicated charger

SWIT has announced a new series of USB-C-equipped DV batteries. With USB Type C connectivity, these new batteries can be used to power laptops, tablets or smartphones in addition to their primary use as...
Accsoon Cineview HE

Accsoon CineView HE offers wireless video for under $500

The CineView HE is an entry-level video transmission system aimed at creators, podcasters and live streamers.
BirdDog Silicon 2 Chip

New BirdDog Silicon 2 firmware announced for all cameras

BirdDog has announced the release of BirdDog Silicon 2 which integrates BirdDog Cloud Connect directly into firmware.
Over the shoulder shot

Over the shoulder shot: its uses in cinema

The over the shoulder shot is an important and essential element of cinematic vocabulary. Here's why it's so vital.
Shutterstock + POND5

Shutterstock acquires Pond5

Shutterstock has announced the acquisition of Pond5, the world’s largest video-focused stock agency, for $210 million.
Sony Xperia 1 IV Smartphone

Sony launches Xperia 1 IV with world-first optical zoom lens

Sony has announced its new Xperia 1 IV smartphone. As well as advanced video and photo capabilities, the new smartphone has 4K 120fps recording and a true optical zoom lens.

What is Trelby and why should you use it?

Sticking to the rules of screenplay writing are a must, but it can be challenging. However, Trelby can help make it easier.

All of the cool gear from NAB 2022

Mike and Chris talk about NAB 2022 and all of the video production equipment they saw. They go over what they thought the main theme of the show was and go over the 12 products that earned a Best of NAB 2022 award from Videomaker. 
Panasonic Lumix GH6

Panasonic LUMIX GH6 review: Is it worth the upgrade?

The Panasonic LUMIX GH6 is an impressive camera, but we’ll put it to the test to see if it’s really worth the upgrade.
Zoom Q8n-4K Handy Video Recorder

Zoom Q8n-4K captures stellar audio and 4K video on a budget

The Zoom Q8n-4K offers 4K video capture and 4-track audio recording, but is it enough to make this budget camcorder a must-buy?

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Successful content creators understand the critical importance of having the right tools for the job. Editing software is no exception. You need powerful, creative software that you can depend on to help you bring your vision to life on...

The Videomaker Podcast

Mise-en-scène means “placing on stage” and refers to props, lighting, wardrobe and blocking.
In this article, we’ll go over the criteria you’ll need to consider when choosing the best video editing software for your needs.
IK Multimedia iRig Pro Quattro I/O in use
IK Multimedia released a new new four-input professional field recording interface and mixer, the iRig Pro Quattro I/O.
DJI Mini 3 Pro in flight
DJI announced a new tiny aircraft that's packed to the brim with professional features. This new drone is the DJI Mini 3 Pro.
Tokina 180mm T1.9 Vista Lens
Tokina revealed the Tokina 180mm T1.9 Vista Prime Lens, which features the longest focal length in its Vista Prime Lens line.

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