Wrap it Before You Snap it: Waterproof Camera Gear

Summer is here, so get ready for a photo/video adventure on the beach or in the water, with B&H’s broad array of waterproof camera/smartphone bags, housings, and accessories. Whether you want to catch some rays, ride the waves, explore beneath the surface, or enjoy a scenic boat ride, these enclosures keep your camera or mobile device protected from the water while you’re having fun. Accessories such as color-correction filters and add-on conversion lenses help you enhance your images with ease.

10 Recommended Cameras to Help Raise Your Selfie Game

Yes, the selfie is firmly entrenched in the realm of mobile phone camera culture, but that does not mean your cell phone is the best tool for the job—it’s just usually the most convenient.

Unveiled: GoPro OMNI 360-Degree Video Rig for VR

With arrays of its popular HERO cameras already driving the engine that is spherical (also colloquially referred to as “360-degree” or “VR”) video, it’s only natural that GoPro would unveil its own professional solution, the Omni. Using six synchronized HERO4 Black cameras inside a single sturdy chassis, the Omni rig can capture footage from all angles simultaneously.

6 Things to Consider When Picking a “B” Camera for Filmmaking

For many video shooters, a single camera is often enough. If you’re one of those people who finds this to be true then, by all means, feel free to skip this article. But if you’re someone who works with multi-cam setups or is thinking about picking up a second (or third) camera to supplement your main camera, then please keep reading. There are many things to consider when selecting a “B” camera, and while you could easily just purchase an identical model to your main camera, this isn’t always affordable, nor does it give you the opportunity to complement its feature set.

Cheating Death for a Photograph: Volume One

Many photographers are inveterate risk takers, often going to unfathomable lengths for a great shot, and sometimes, in the process, treading a thin line between safety and common sense. Curious to hear the stories behind such daring efforts, we asked photographers Mike Arzt, Art Wolfe, Arthur Morris, Jeff Cable, Michael Clark, Don Smith, and Paul Moon to recount their experiences in cheating death for a photograph.

8 Recommended Camcorders and Cameras for Vlogging

Choosing a camcorder for vlogging (video blogging)? I get it—it’s confusing. There are so many, brands, prices, features, and choices, all of which seem to be calling your name when the inevitable GAS (Gear Acquisition Syndrome) kicks in. I wrote about a similar topic, briefly, in my “Video Solutions for Vloggers” article, which also discusses other essential tools for vlogging. However, in this instance, I want to delve a little deeper into the world of camcorders.

Hands-On Review: GoPro HERO4 Session

Everyone’s favorite point-of-view (POV) action camera got a new look and design when the GoPro HERO4 Session was released. As an outdoor adventure photographer and filmmaker, GoPro cameras have always made their way into my kits for documentary or sports shoots, so I’m no stranger to their benefits in production.

Unveiled: GoPro HERO4 Sessions and Accessories

GoPro Introduces HERO+ LCD

Quick Look: Shape Gimbal Stabilizer

In this video, we take a look at the ISEE 1 from SHAPE. It is a 2-axis motorized gimbal optimized for GoPro HERO action cameras. The gimbal is powered by two readily available LP-E6 batteries, and features a joystick so you can tilt the camera manually up or down by up to 45 degrees.


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