Author: Ivan Quinones

Ivan Quinones is San Jose based and has a background in filmmaking. He studied film at Brooks Institute of Film and Photography in Ventura, California. He then moved to Los Angeles to work on the production side of filmmaking. He is currently working on his own film projects and street photography while working as a repair technician at Borrowlenses.com.

The 13 Best Cameras for YouTube Videos

Gear Reviews, Streaming & Vlogging, Videography • 85 Comments

There are many types of vlogs out there but they all have one thing in common: a good camera. You must consider things like budget,...

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Introduction to B-Roll Footage for Professional Looking Videos

Video Editing, Videography

This is your beginner's guide to b-roll footage. What is it? How is it used? Plus, tips on how to organize your files....

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Common Video File Formats, Codecs, and Containers in 2020

4K Cameras, Videography • 2 Comments

What is MP4? What’s the difference between H.264 and DivX? Find out what video file codecs and containers are, plus discover 10 common...

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How to Edit Video for Beginners: An Introduction

Video Editing, Videography • 26 Comments

Editing video is more accessible to amateurs thanks to the availability of free software and the sharing of information on the web. We...

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The 7 Best DSLRs & Mirrorless Cameras for Video

Gear Reviews, Videography • 26 Comments

Creating content to support your brand on YouTube or just flexing your own creative storytelling? Here are 7 amazing new cameras for video....

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The Best Nikon Cameras for Video

4K Cameras, Gear Reviews, Nikon, Videography • 2 Comments

When it comes to picking a Nikon camera for video, you have a lot of options. We've narrowed it down to the top 5 Nikons for videographers....

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What is Video Compression?

Video Editing, Videography

It's easy to overlook compression settings but you need to know the basics about codecs, containers, file types, and bitrates before you...

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The Best Mirrorless Cameras for Video Right Now

4K Cameras, Videography • 8 Comments

More and more mirrorless systems are sporting higher bitrates, more efficient compression, and a variety of picture profiles. Here are the...

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