$11 CalMyotis lavalier lapel microphone review

I recently tested a $20 smartphone lavalier microphone and was impressed with the results compared to a $200 microphone. But I couldn’t help by notice there was a $11 option as well. It had good reviews on Amazon, but not nearly as many good reviews as the $20...

Best 360 degree video camera guide

Here is my guide to the best 360 degree video camera for your video or photography needs, whether you’re doing high-end work or just want to start testing the waters of 360 degree video. UPDATED JAN. 15, 2017: My name is Chris Snider, and I’m a multimedia...

Camkix tabletop tripod review

I recently put together a list of recommended accessories for shooting video from your smartphone. This process has renewed my interest in finding the very best tools to turn your Android or iPhone into a high-end camera. Which means I’ve been buying some new...

Best smartphone video accessories 2017

My name is Chris Snider, and I teach smartphone video classes and workshops at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. I get the opportunity to work with some great smartphone video accessories, and I wanted to create a resource page so that you can find the best...

Tech workshop resources – 2016

These are resources for my New Digital Tools Workshop held at Drake University on March 5, 2016. Want to know about future courses? Sign up for my weekly email newsletter. Personality analytics Crystal 360 video Ricoh Theta computer app Ricoh Theta smartphone app...

6 new apps to power your digital marketing

One could argue that I spend a little too much time playing on my phone. But I would hate to miss a new app that could be added to my digital marketing arsenal. Here are six apps I’ve recently downloaded and learned to ❤️. They range from a news app with a...