In this video, Mia McCormick, of KelbyOne Media, takes a quick look at the Zoom Q8 Handy Video Recorder. Designed for music and video creators, the Q8 combines HD video recording with Zoom's high-quality audio capture technology. It features a wide-angle 160° lens to capture the entire scene or... READ MORE
In the following video, B&H’s resident audio guru, Rob Rives, demonstrates the Arturia Virtual Collection 4, an amalgam of 13 of the company’s 64-bit virtual instruments. Rives runs through a handful of demos, giving you a taste of what some of the included virtual... READ MORE
Panasonic's new Lumix DMC-CM1 is a smartphone that rivals dedicated point-and-shoot cameras, allowing you to capture high-quality photos and navigate Android's intuitive Android 4.4 operating system. The Lumix DMC-CM1 can capture 4K video with its Venus Engine image... READ MORE
Zoom, the Japanese manufacturer famous for democratizing the portable recorder market with the highly accessible and feature-rich H series of field recorders (H2n, H4n, H5, H6) has done it again—this time with a product dedicated for multi-channel, sound-for-picture and music applications.
Designed to... READ MORE
Showcased at CE week 2015, and on an exclusive run at B&H, the tado Smart AC Control allows you to integrate your existing air conditioner into your mobile world. As long as you have a Wi-Fi connection at home, and your current air conditioner has an IR remote interface, you can easily control and... READ MORE
Pentax recently released an exciting new lineup of sport optics, which includes 34 binoculars. Knowing how diverse the applications of binoculars are, the company created four different series to accommodate any niche. These new models range from full-sized pieces that are designed to take advantage of the faintest hints of ambient light, to small and lightweight go-anywhere models that would be... READ MORE
When you’re in the market for a processor, there is a list of things you should be considering. Traditionally, pretty much the only thing most consumers look at is its total Gigahertz power. Many of those people probably don’t even know what it means (it’s the number of clock cycles—effectively, calculations—a processor completes in one second, in billions; referred to as a system’s clock speed... READ MORE
In the following video, Rob Rives demonstrates Audio-Technica’s System 10 camera-mount digital wireless system, and how it can be integrated into your camera rig for wireless audio. The video explores some of the functionality of the system, as well as discusses its digital audio quality and operating range. Rives shows off both the... READ MORE
Eliminate the thick bezel with the Dell XPS 13 Infinity Display Ultrabook. The XPS 13 features an innovative design with a three-sided, virtually borderless Infinity Display. With a miniscule 5.2mm border, the slim bezel comprises less than 2% of the total... READ MORE
With a newfound appreciation for older manual-focus glass through the use of adapters on contemporary cameras, users and manufacturers have been seeking ways to make focusing easier through a variety of different techniques. One of these techniques is focus peaking, an aid that has been very common with videographers and filmmakers, but is just now finding its way into photographers' hands. This... READ MORE
Camden Thrasher, based in the US Pacific Northwest, is a self-taught photographer with a passion for motorsports and an eye for dramatic lighting that he uses to illuminate his images of racecars and racecar drivers very effectively. He recently shared some of his insights with B&H Photo.
How did you get started in motorsports and photography?
First off, I guess I would say that since early... READ MORE
Moderated by Larry Becker, photographer Gregory Heisler and Canon Technical Advisor Rudy Winston have a live discussion about the new Canon 5DS and 5DS R digital cameras. These cameras have already created a year’s worth of buzz with their 50.6MP sensor, as well as anti-vibration and shutter design improvements. The... READ MORE
Initially only existing in the domain of serious hobbyists and professionals, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (or UAVs for short, also colloquially referred to as “drones”), have made a big splash in the consumer-electronics world. With a consumer base ranging from content creators to thrill-seeking individuals, UAVs now come in a strikingly wide variety of shapes, sizes, prices, and applications. While... READ MORE
In this video, Rob Rives shows us a cost-effective ear-set mic that is just at home on stage, in the classroom, or in the pulpit. The Mogan Standard Ear Set features a transparent earpiece, providing low visibility on stage, as well as a comfortable fit. A discreet 3mm omnidirectional condenser element... READ MORE
La Jolla, California, is the best place on the planet to photograph the spectacular Pacific race of Brown Pelican, along with a nice variety of other birds that frequent coastal California. In winter, the pelicans and several other species like Brandt’s and Double-crested Cormorants, are molting into their handsome breeding plumages. The pelicans sport their fire-engine-red bill pouches. Most... READ MORE