How To Make A $300 Camera Look Pro!

This is an updated video to my last “crappy to happy” lighting video. I tried to make this as easy to follow as possible and use gear that anyone could get their hands on. The purpose of this video is NOT to get caught up in the gear I use because it’s much more about the technique and light placement that really makes the shot look better. I use the gear I have which I do consider budget-friendly considering most YouTubers use a $700 120D light, but I guess it’s all relative. I hope you enjoy it!

Here are links to the gear that I used BUT the same effect can be accomplished with even cheaper gear. (these are affiliate links so using them REALLY helps me out!)
– Light dimmer
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– RX 8T Lights
https://amzn.to/2q6yJCR
– Cheap Umbrella
https://amzn.to/2OCHuyy
– Light stand I use
https://amzn.to/31B7yNm
– RGB light
https://amzn.to/35RbKvS
– Umbrella bracket
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– Lanc remote
https://amzn.to/38G0iZV

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My whole filmmaking kit:
https://www.amazon.com/shop/nigelbarros

Gear I currently own.
(Buying from these links REALLY helps me out!)
Camera:
Panasonic GH3 (discontinued)
I recommend this instead:
US: http://amzn.to/2F6OJH1
CA: https://amzn.to/2BCRxwk
UK: https://amzn.to/2DUicFl

My main lens (check eBay for the DJI version too, I can be found pretty cheap!)
https://amzn.to/32pT6bo

other micro 4/3 lenses I’d recommend:

US:
https://amzn.to/33qaaPX
http://amzn.to/2rAWAuu
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CA:
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UK:
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Variable ND Filters I use!
https://mytyfoto.com/products/tyfoto-variable-nd-filter?ref=5a99de04bac07

Cheap slider I use:
US: https://amzn.to/2E453cL
CA: https://amzn.to/2BKE05U
UK: https://amzn.to/2SPWD2Q

Tripod:
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CA: https://amzn.to/2GO3i6t
UK:https://amzn.to/2SdiDj8

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https://nigelbarros.com/luts
Or my Patreon can be found here: ( $2 a month gets you any of my new LUT packs on Sellfy!)
https://www.patreon.com/NigelBarros
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