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Center Cam A Middle Screen Webcam

Most webcams are fixed at the top of the screen which makes you look up and that means you are not really looking directly into the eyes of the viewer for Zoom or other teleconferencing meeting. The Center Cam is a new webcam that resides in the middle of the screen...

Cinematography of Vilmos Zsigmond

I just saw a great documentary entitled "No Subtitles Necessary: Laszlo & Vilmos" about cinematography. I found it on Netflix. Here's how Netflix describes it. "After improbably chronicling the Hungarian Revolution of 1956, young filmmakers Laszlo Kovaks and Vilmos...

Center Cam A Mid-Screen Webcam

The normal eye line of subjects in web conferences and Zoom meetings is above the screen because the web cam is at the top of the screen. So the subject must look up at the web cam rather than directly at the audience at the center of the screen which is the ideal eye...

GoPro Hero 10 Black Review

GoPro Hero 10 Black Review

Video quality and stabilization have improved greatly. Including a free GoPro subscription makes this camera a great choice with one exception as we explain below. The Hero 10 Black can record video at twice the frame rates - 5.3K at 60 fps or 4K at 120 fps. The Hero...

Wildlife Cameras Record Surprising Visitors

Wildlife Cameras also known as Trail Cameras can open a fascinating world of rarely seen wildlife. Is someone raiding the lettuce in your garden? Catch them with a wildlife camera. Even if you don't live in the country, suburban areas attract surprising amounts of...

Canon XA-11 Review

Canon XA-11 Review

This $1300 camcorder is a good choice for documentary filmmaking and event coverage. It includes the Canon DIGIC DV 4 image processor, advanced HD CMOS pro image sensor, and a 20x HD optical (not digital) zoom lens with a focal length range of 26.8–576mm to produce...

Sony ZV-1 – Simply Amazing!

Sony ZV-1 – Simply Amazing!

The Sony ZV1 is a 20.1 megapixel compact camera with fixed 24 to 70 mm f1.8 to f2.8 Zeiss lens with built in ND filter with a slide flip out screen, built in directional mic with windscreen, shoots up to 4K 30 fps, 1080p 120 fps, 100 megabits per second up to 960 fps,...

Canon Cams As Amazing Webcams

Canon Cams As Amazing Webcams

Are you disappointed with the quality of your webcam in Zoom meetings? Even if you pay attention to the lighting, background and composition, you webcam may look like a toy camera. There's a new option that lets you make your camera a webcam thanks to the EOS Webcam...

Best Action Cam GoPro Hero7 Black

Best Action Cam GoPro Hero7 Black

The GoPro Hero7 Black shoots 4K/60p video. And it now has great image stabilization. GoPro has added native live-streaming so you can live stream to Facebook without third-party tools. You can use WiFi or cellular service to run a 720p live stream on Facebook. YouTube...

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K

The new Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K or PCC4K is a spectacular video camera with excellent 4K video quality in RAW or ProRes. It has a beautiful 5-inch full HD touchscreen with a surprisingly simple interface. This is a Micro Four Thirds system that has a...