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How to Setup Your Sony A6300 to Shoot Video

Tech with Ty

A few months ago we purchased our first ever Sony camera: the Sony A6300. This is an extremely popular camera right now because of its small size, affordability, and amazing image quality.

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Sony A6300 and Zhiyun Crane Review

My New Gimbal Setup

Alright folks, I’m back with a new gear review. It’s been a while since I’ve picked up some new gear but I recently picked up a Sony A6300 and Zhiyun Crane 3-axis gimbal system. I have been getting some fantastic results with this little setup and have been blown away by the image quality and ease Continue Reading

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How to Find Free Space on Your Mac Using Disk Inventory X

Today I’m answering a question that I get asked all the time, and that is regarding a full hard drive. The question is always along of the lines of  “My computer is running slow, what can I do?” or “My Mac says that my startup disk is full, what does that mean?”. Well, if this Continue Reading

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How to Get a Wedding Day Timeline on Your Apple Watch

If you know anything about me, you probably already know that I LOVE Apple products. I love keeping up with the latest releases and watch YouTube reviews of various Apple products on the daily. The Apple product I get the most questions about is by far the Apple Watch. Wedding professionals, this the watch can Continue Reading

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Game Changing Tip for Apple Users: How to Setup iMessage to sync with your iPhone and iMac

Tyler shares a quick step-by-step video to help you set up iMessage on your iPhone and Mac!

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DJI Phantom 3 Professional | 5 Things I’ve Learned (so far)

DJI Phanton 3 Professional

Earlier this year we purchased a DJI Phantom 3 Professional Edition. I have been keeping a close watch on the Drone market over the past few years, and finally felt that it was a good time to pull the trigger. This was by far the most excited I had been for a piece of gear Continue Reading

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Sigma 18-35 f/1.8 Lens Review for Wedding Filmmakers

The Perfect Zoom Lens?

Today I’m going to be giving my impressions of a new lens I just picked up, the Sigma 18-35 f/1.8. This is my first ever non-Canon lens purchase, and my first ever Sigma lens purchase. I rented this lens for a double header a few weeks ago, and absolutely loved it. When I shot another Continue Reading

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Adobe Photoshop Fix

The Best New Photo Editing App

      As small business owners, we rely heavily on our phones to help keep out business running. Social media has become a huge part of how we interact with our clients and how we market ourselves. Never in my life did I think I would pay such close attention to “the flow” of Continue Reading

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What’s in our camera bag?

2015 Wedding Photographer & Videographer Gear Update

If you don’t know by now, I (Tyler) love talking about camera gear! Well, any kind of gear really. I just love new technology, gadgets and am always researching the latest and greatest gear out there.  A little over a year ago I made my first “What’s in my bag” video. Well, a lot has Continue Reading

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Gear Review | Thinktank Retrospective Lens Changer 3

One of the most important, and often over looked, pieces of gear on the wedding day is a shooting bag. I blogged a video about our Thinktank Airporter that holds our gear a while back. But today I’m going to be talking about the bag that I carry on me at all times, and bring Continue Reading

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