by Mos Khan ·Posted 09/13/2023
It's officially that keynote time of year again and this Tuesday, September 12, Tim Cook and company kicked off the week with Apple's "Wonderlust" event from the company's headquarters in Cupertino, CA. While the keynote's main event was certainly unveiling the iPhone 15 family of devices, additional incremental updates for the Apple Watch and AirPods were announced, too. The company also took some time to run through some of the changes and quality-of-life updates in iOS 17 and watchOS 10. iPhone 15, now with USB-C! Keeping with its usual
by Jennifer Hahn ·Posted 04/14/2023
A perfect partnership doesn't come along very often, but Zacuto and Accsoon have teamed up to create a Z-Finder for your iPhone. Combining the Accsoon SeeMo iOS smartphone HDMI adapter and the Zacuto Z-Finder EVF, this exciting combo creates an essential enhancement for video creators. iPhone Integration Utilizing the high-quality image of the iPhone, Accsoon has integrated its SeeMo HDMI technology into a new Z-Finder design, letting you view the image using the Accsoon See app. While viewing, the app can record HD video, livestream, and
2,829 Views ·Posted 10/26/2017
The new iZotope Spire Studio is the perfect piece of technology for tracking and recording music or musical ideas while on the go. This mini studio features an omnidirectional mic, a soundcheck feature for adjusting gain, built-in effects, and an easy-to-use mobile app for additional options.
22,277 Views ·Posted 10/28/2016
In this video, Alan from B&H demos the brand new DJI Osmo Mobile. Using your iPhone or Android device, the Osmo uses incredible stabilization technology to shoot smooth video, create complex hyperlapses, and even take high quality selfies.
1,469 Views ·Posted 07/29/2016
Tips for getting better audio and video quality in a musical performance video without breaking the bank.
4,838 Views ·Posted 11/03/2015
In the following video, Rob Rives demonstrates the Sennheiser ClipMic Digital and MKE2 Digital microphones for iOS, and how they can be a useful addition to any pro audio/video setup. This video explores the functions, controls, and features of both microphones, including Apogee’s Pure Digital preamp and audio converter, which plugs
6,810 Views ·Posted 10/21/2015
In the following video, Allan Weitz introduces us to the compact DxO Labs ONE Digital Camera, a capable unit that plugs into an iOS device with a Lightning connector. Weitz starts by describing the excellent 20.2MP BSI CMOS sensor at its core and how working with the 32mm equivalent f/1.8 lens provides exceptional image quality. The video also details the raw and SuperRAW modes, which further enhance the files for maximum dynamic range and
3,265 Views ·Posted 10/12/2015
In the following video, Rob Rives demonstrates the five new products from Shure’s MOTIV series, and how they can be implemented in a variety of recording applications. This video explores the functions, controls, and features of the MV5, MV51, MVi, MV88 and MVL, including the ShurePlus MOTIV application, which allows control over the microphones from any iOS device. The video showcases the sound quality of each mic and demonstrates how simple they are to set up and use in
2,528 Views ·Posted 09/25/2015
In the following video, Allan Weitz gives us a demonstration of the nifty little Lumu Light Meter for iOS devices. The video dives right into the meter’s exceptionally compact design and operation, as well as its accuracy to within 1/10 stop. Weitz also walks us through working with the free Lumu apps and the variety of different capabilities and settings accessible, including both incident and reflected readings. Finally, he details the
1,989 Views ·Posted 01/27/2015
In this video, our in-house audio expert, Rob Rives, demonstrates the new, console-free StudioLive RM32AI from PreSonus, a 32-input digital mixing system that can be controlled using your Mac or PC. It offers full touchscreen integration when used with an iPad or a multi-touch Windows 8 computer. Designed for a wide array of live sound mixing and studio applications, the system is equipped with 32 recallable mic preamps
3,492 Views ·Posted 10/02/2014
In this video, our resident audio expert, Rob Rives, shows us the new Zoom iQ6 stereo microphone, which turns your iOS device with Lightning connector into a fully functional field recorder. Great for capturing the sounds of concerts, interviews, meetings, lectures and more, the iQ6 records high-quality audio at up to 16-bit/48kHz resolution. The microphone uses the same two unidirectional condenser mics found in the popular H4n recorder,
6,523 Views ·Posted 07/30/2014
With the growing popularity of using iPads and iPhones to record video, more and more people are running into the same problem - how to get good sound. While the camera is great and the built-in mic is probably fine for phone calls and FaceTime, videographers demand more professional options. In this video, Rob from B&H takes us through some third-party audio solutions to consider, from entry-level consumer up to ENG-grade professional gear. The video explores both wireless systems like the