Don’t Quit in the Dip

Have you given up on something? Already failed your New Year's Resolutions? You probably quit in the "dip" (the worst possible time to quit, because you're so close to breaking through). Seth Godin popularized this idea with his book The Dip: A Little Book That Teaches You When to Quit. Let's talk about "the dip" … Continue reading Don’t Quit in the Dip

Mic Review: iPhone XS Max vs Rode VideoMic Pro

How do the microphones compare between the iPhone XS Max and the Rode VideoMic Pro? If you're thinking of shooting video on a DSLR vs. the new 2018 flagship iPhone, you'd better understand the microphones you're working with. How do you think they compare? Watch the video below to find out! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q5HIFbSpzDo

You Need to Use a Script for Your Videos

Before you think about creating your next video, be sure to write down some notes or at least a few bullets to serve as your script and outline. Without a script, you're going to ramble on too long, not get your point across quick enough, and have a hard time editing your footage in post-production. … Continue reading You Need to Use a Script for Your Videos

The Best Way to Remove Video Noise from Bad Footage

In one of my first videos on the channel I gave a brief overview of how the best YouTubers remove noise and grain from their video footage, but I wanted to do another video showing some better examples of how amazing the tool really is. If you've never heard of Neat Video, welcome to the … Continue reading The Best Way to Remove Video Noise from Bad Footage

B-Roll on an iPhone

While in Las Vegas I decided to film some "lazy b-roll" while out walking around Caesars Palace and the Strip. It's nothing fancy, not by a long shot, but it's a good reminder that you can capture b-roll on any device - even a device from a few years back. With a little more effort … Continue reading B-Roll on an iPhone

How to Tell Better Stories

Telling better stories is what separates average YouTubers, brands and personalities apart from the very best ones. In this video I share some pointers on what makes a great story, and what you can start doing today to improve your storytelling. I'm still learning, and have a long way to go, but I'm know the … Continue reading How to Tell Better Stories