Light the Way: A Beginner’s Guide to Video Lighting on a Budget

Tired of video shoots that leave your face in the shadows or give you a greenish tint? Then it’s time to invest in video lighting. Good news: Low-priced kits deliver big results. Here’s what you should know before you buy.

Shoot Video on the Go with the Padcaster 2.0

The iPad-helper gets needed improvements with the second version. Plus, an iPad Mini Padcaster is in the works.

Buyer’s Guide: Lighting Kits for Video Production

Do you know the five types of lighting used in video productions? We’ll explain each one, so that you can uncover the lighting kit that’s best for you.

How to Be a Webcasting Superstar — Right from Your Desk

Sure, you could just turn on your webcam and talk, but a few smart decisions will make all the difference. Here’s what to think about for wardrobe, set design, audio, and more.

The Many Uses of a Ring Light: Video 101

You’ve seen the results, but you may not have known what the gear was behind the look. Learn about ring lights, and all the gorgeous looks you can create with them.

Light up Your Videos with a Bounce: Video 101

A simple lighting bounce can remove harsh shadows from your videos and give them a more professional look. Read on to learn how to use a disc reflector.

Color Your World with Gels and Light Diffusors: Video 101

If you’re new to filming, discover what a colored gel or a light diffusor can do your for your results.