Category : Reviews

Quite Frankly Ep 48 audio in video and review of the Rode NT-USB

When you start out with video the focus is often 100% on the video quality and of course that is understandable, but…. in fact the audio is maybe even more important and often forgotten when you start out.   In this video a comparison between the Rode NT-USB and the internal microphone of a MacBook Pro early 2015. Especially when doing screen recordings often the internal microphone is used because it gives a pretty good sound recording (no denying that), […]

First samples from the Elinchrom FS30

There are not many modifiers I’ve waited years for…. but this one was. Years ago when I did my first demo session for a company called “Fotoflits” on the Professional Imaging in the Netherlands I used a Fresnel spot from Elinchrom. I LOVED the light and the look of the modifier but at that time it was way out of my reach financially. When I finally had saved the money they did not make the Fresnel anymore and getting a […]

Video review Sony 24-240 Lens and loads of travel and street photography tips

Today the final part of my review of the Sony E-mount 24-240 lens. During the review period Annewiek took some video of me shooting and sharing tips on Texel. You can see some of the shots and the tips in this episode of Quite Frankly. Feel free to share the video.   Subscribe to www.youtube.com/frankdoorhof for much more free videos and of course our videowebpodcasts.  

Conclusion Sony E mount 24-240 lens

Ok today the conclusion from the Sony E mount 24-240 lens.   Let me start by saying that I never expected this lens to be good in the first place, let’s be real it’s a 10x zoom so you know there are some major concessions you will have to do. However as you could have read in the previous blogposts : Part I Part II Part III   The whole experience was actually quite positive. As you can see on […]