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RØDE SC6-L: a game-changer for compact 2-track recording on iOS devices

RØDE SC6-L: a game-changer for compact 2-track recording on iOS devices

Although I have not yet received a review unit, I can already feel that RØDE’s recently announced US$79 RØDE SC6-L is likely to become a…

Luma Touch expands wireless media management with WD devices

Luma Touch expands wireless media management with WD devices

There are good news for LumaFusion editors using Western Digital wireless storage devices: it is now possible to wirelessly preview footage from their WD wireless drives directly from within LumaFusion…

LEE Stopper and ProGlass IRND filters: free exposure calculators

LEE Stopper and ProGlass IRND filters: free exposure calculators

The LEE Stopper Exposure Guide and the ProGlass IRND Exposure Guide are the official exposure guides for photographers using LEE Filters long exposure camera filters. Both apps are completely free…

Shot Designer, the scene planning tool for iOS, Android, Mac and Windows

Shot Designer, the scene planning tool for iOS, Android, Mac and Windows

Considered an excellent tool for planning scenes fast, Shot Designer creates full-blown diagrams in seconds, animates characters and cameras, and comes with pre-made camera setups for any situation…

A retro light meter for Android and iOS smartphones

A retro light meter for Android and iOS smartphones

LightMeter for Android or myLightMeter for iOS are different names for an app that will transform your smartphone in a reliable light meter. There is a free version, but the…

LumaFusion announces external monitoring & more at NAB 2018

LumaFusion announces external monitoring & more at NAB 2018

At NAB 2018 in Las Vegas, Luma Touch has announced compelling new options for its LumaFusion, a pro video editor for iOS (iPad/iPhone/iPod Touch), which I have covered…

AirLinc for iOS goes multi-channel/multi-mic

AirLinc for iOS goes multi-channel/multi-mic

Back in 2015, I reviewed AirLinc, an iOS app that converts your iOS devices (iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch) into a wireless microphone system, but immune to potential wireless interference. This…

MoviePro for iOS: How to set 180-degree shutter, framerate and more

MoviePro for iOS: How to set 180-degree shutter, framerate and more

I first became aware of MoviePro’s advantages over FiLMiC Pro from Cielo de la Paz of The Storyographist. She pointed out (1) that MoviePro uniquely supports Bluetooth microphones like…

How to pick a handheld digital mic for a smartphone/tablet

How to pick a handheld digital mic for a smartphone/tablet

Frequent readers know I review lots of microphones and audio interfaces, among many other things. One of the fastest-growing segment is audio/video production with a smartphone or tablet…

Review: Sennheiser HandMic Digital with “secret” hardware limiter

Review: Sennheiser HandMic Digital with “secret” hardware limiter

The HandMic Digital from Sennheiser is the only dynamic mic I’ve encountered that ships with a Lightning cable, since the others I have used and reviewed have been electret…