How To Film Yourself For YouTube and Vlogs: The Basics

How To Film Yourself For YouTube and Vlogs: The Basics

How to film yourself: The Basics. We’ll cover the best cameras to film yourself with upgrading from a smartphone. Which sensor size do you really need? Features to look for in a camera for vlogging and filming yourself for youtube. How to get good audio from a camera with or without a mic jack. Shotgun mics vs lav mics.

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