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LumaFusion video editing app for iPhone and iPad

LumaFusion brings pro editing to the iPad and iPhone

16 December 2016 (updated 23 December) The iPhone is a great filming tool. Apple’s Camera app is reliable and very easy to use, and you can shoot with Filmic Pro or Mavis if you need more manual control. But it’s not so great for serious editing. iMovie is easy but limited: it’s designed for home videos, not serious […]

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Canon’s new EOS M5 has some great video features

Canon’s EOS M5 is their most serious mirrorless camera yet, with some great features for video, but it can’t shoot 4K.

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iMovie 2.2.3 iPhone

iMovie 2.2.3 for iOS brings a faster workflow

4 August 2016 Apple’s iOS video editing app was updated at the end of July. It’s an incremental, but useful, improvement. Here are the key differences. Quicker project creation First, it’s quicker to start a project. Instead of the Theme Chooser you get access to Moments, Video, Photos and Albums. On the iPad (in Landscape […]

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shoulderpod stylus iographer iPhone

iOgrapher, Shoulderpod or Ztylus: iPhone handle, clamp and case comparison

iPhones are great unobtrusive tools for shooting video. But they’re not easy to hold steady. A case or clamp would be the first accessory I’d buy. I’ve tested three alternatives: the iOgrapher case for iPhone 6/6S (they also make it for other iPhones, iPads and GoPros); the Ztylus Pistol Grip Kit, which I’ve been using for […]

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Audio-Technica ATR3350 lavalier microphone for iPhone

iPhone microphones for video – comparison test

I tested out some iPhone microphone options in the real word: an interview, and a garden with children in the background. I tried out the built-in mic, smartLav+, ATR-3350, VideoMic Me, Rode VideoMic Pro, Samson XPD-1 and Rodelink Filmmaker Kit.

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Ztylus Z-Prime lenses and case

Z-Prime lenses for iPhone: full review

Ztylus Z-Prime wide and telephoto lenses for iPhone 6/6S and 6/6S Plus – full review with samples.

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