Looking a bit like the alien from Predator, with the @Dji pocket Osmo on his shoulder Paul is off to @VidCon in London He hopes to see @AlanSpicerYT at @vidIQ and a few others on the creator track

Which is the best Camera? It really doesn't matter. It's the one you have with you. When that moment happens you need a camera - any camera will do.

How many cameras do you need? I have 4 pocket cameras , three of these are waterproof to cope with the typical English weather. Some have GPS which many of my "Better" cameras don't have. Then I have the mobile phone - the ubiquitous camera - then a few slr's, a bridge camera, a blackmagic 4K ca...

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A light and easy to use Jib. Great for small cameras like a GoPro or a small camera like my Olympus Tough. The jib is light enough to hold still at the full extension of this #Manfrotto monopod. The basic problem with most jibs is the time needed to set them up to achieve the shot. This jib is se...

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Using the 70-200mm lens. On the7D Camera which is an APS-C sensor this lens with the 1.6x crop factor becomes a 112-320mm lens at f2.8, this makes the lens an exceptional telephoto. When buying these lenses I try not to think of them as for instance a 70-200 but instead as what they will be on t...

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Making a Video using the dji osmo pocket, going arounf Bett 2020. Carrying this camera around all day and producing 4K video was very easy. The footage was very stable and of high quality.

Science Lessons by streaming. Using a Blackmagic ATEM mini to switvch between cameras and allowing picture in picture to engage the students. Now it is much easier to do online experiments moving the camera through the setup, then switching to a wide view, then a a flick of a switch to the paper ...

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With all this new technology, we need an IT man to get it all working together. Different systems make it harder to create an easy workflow, but using xsplit, a backmagic ATEM mini and canon, gopro and panasonic cameras and rode microphones, eventually its all working

Using the blackmagic ATEM mIni with Skype for Teaching online. I had a camera (an old GoPro with a mains adaptor,) an Elmo visualiser and a laptop all linked up to the ATEM mini, so a seamless presentation.


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