The most noticeable difference between professional and amateur videos often isn’t the quality of the video, but the quality of the audio. This video series, by Sennheiser, takes a look at recording audio for video. It covers microphones for video recording, wireless mics, handheld mics and more.
Apple today released a major update to iMovie and also introduced iPhoto for iPad: iMovie now allows you to turn the HD video on your iPad and iPhone into trailers, even as you’re recording. The new Theater view lets you preview and choose from nine templates in a range of genres including Fairy Tale, Superhero [...]
Avid today announced the release of its first video editing application for the iPad—Avid Studio, available immediately at the Apple App Store. In other words, Avid Studio is taking on iMovie on Apple’s turf. Here’s what they have to say about Avid Studio: Avid Studio for iPad allows users to begin editing with ease by offering [...]
Here’s a quick comparison of the video quality of the iPhone 4s vs a Canon 5D MKII:
Exposure, shutter speed, frame rate and picture style were matched as close as possible between the two cameras.
This test shows that the tiny F2.4 lens and sensor on the iPhone are pretty nice!
This is a demo of the Makayama Movie Mount For iPad 2 – a unique (and slighly bizarre) hardware accessory designed to improve movies made on the iPad 2. The Movie Mount lets you use tele- and wide angle conversion lenses, use a tripod, attach microphones and lights. Features: Attached a tripod for stable shots, pan & [...]
EZ Grill seems to be taking a page out of BlendTec’s Will It Blend? playbook with their What Grills Faster? video. The video is getting a lot of incredulous viewers, leaving comments like “waste of your money and my time :/” and “if u have the time and money to do this u should have [...]
GoPro has released of the HD HERO 960, a $179 wearable digital HD video camera designed for sports and active use: Designed for attaching to your body, head, helmet, and favorite gear, the HD HERO line of sports cameras makes it easy to capture professional quality HD video of you and your friends in action. A [...]
Apple today introduced an updated version of its home media suite, iLife ’11, in a live streamed event. iLife ’11 focuses on on updates to its existing apps, with an emphasis on iPhoto ’11, iMovie ’11 and GarageBand ’11. Here are the key changes:
A massive recall of the iPhone 4 over its antenna design flaw is ‘inevitable’, say PR experts, because protecting the Apple and iPhone brands is more important than the multimillion dollar cost to fix the issue. Yesterday’s announcement by Consumer Reports that they tested the iPhone’s antenna and duplicated anecdotal reports about the iPhone 4 [...]
YouTube Uploader is a new WordPress plugin designed to let you upload YouTube videos directly from the WordPress admin area. It uses browser-based uploading, in a WordPress uploader like interface. Your videos are uploaded directly to YouTube, so no traffic is wasted uploading videos first to your website, and then to YouTube. YouTube authentification data [...]