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Cheap YouTube Equipment? — 5 Budget YouTube Setup Tips

October 10, 2019

– So where are the best places to find cheap YouTube equipment? In this video, I share my five best tips for saving money on video gear coming up. (laid back music) Hey, what’s up, guys? Sean here with THiNK Media TV, helping you go further faster in media. On this channel, we do video gear reviews, audio gear reviews, as well as tip videos just like this one. If you’re new here, consider subscribing. Alexxus asks, what are
some budget savings tips when it comes to investing
in your YouTube channel? Thanks so much for the question, Alexxus. I am just like you. I love a good deal and I love saving money whenever possible. Here are my top five tips. Number one is actually to use stuff that you already have. I think one of the best ways to actually save money on gear is to
not spend money at all. What I mean is some people feel like they’re being held back because they don’t have fancy production equipment when it comes to YouTube. A lotta times, I like to say that really, the only thing that
you need to get started is a smartphone. You might already have
one, or maybe someone in your family does. This phone these days shoots HD video. You could set it up on a table and just begin talking
right into the phone and shooting video clips. Think about what do you already have. Maybe one of the best ways to save money is to not spend any money at all. Tip number two is actually
avoiding buying stuff that you don’t need. What I also see people do is maybe you do wanna upgrade your stuff, so you do wanna buy some lighting
and you do wanna buy a DSLR and some lenses. But lenses is a great example. You don’t need a ton of lenses. In fact, you can get away with having really just one to create
a lot of great videos. In some cases, you might
watch a lot of videos and feel pressure, like ya need something that you don’t really need. Try to keep your setup
as minimal as possible when you’re trying to save money. Tip number three is one
of my favorite sites on the internet, and that is Now, the site itself
is good, and the prices are always usually pretty competitive, so you can trust the
site, but my favorite hack is the used section and
the refurbished section. A lotta times, especially
when I was shopping for lenses, some of the
higher end Canon lenses could cost $1,000, even $2,000, but occasionally you could find a lens that’s 800 bucks or $700. You could see if it’s a reputable seller. You could see if they’ve
got good feedback. You can read all about
their return policy. Sometimes they’re actually
supported by Amazon so you still get Amazon
Prime if you’re signed up for that and it’ll ship fast. Probably one of the biggest hacks is that Amazon used section for saving money. Returned Owl asks, what websites provide good sales on used gear? I plan on purchasing a Canon 80D to expand my channel,
but Amazon doesn’t have a reputable seller. Great question, and I
wanted to include it there ’cause I said make sure to look for those reputable sellers if
it’s in the used section. So my next tip would be actually the Canon refurbished site. Now, obviously, this only applies to Canon products, but
one of the coolest places to buy gear on the internet is the Canon refurbished section. A lotta times, very soon after a camera comes out, say, the Canon 80D, which, let’s say, is $1,200. I think it’s probably around there. That’ll come out on the Canon website, but soon thereafter, it might be a couple hundred dollars less as
a refurbished camera. One of the huge benefits about that is that it always comes
with a one year warranty backed by Canon. When you’re buying refurbished gear directly from Canon, you can have a lotta trust that not
only is it gonna be good, it’s gonna work, they’re gonna solve any problems you have, but you’re actually gonna get that warranty that’s typically probably not even available on those Amazon used section. For Canon gear, that’s
one of my favorite sites. To answer your question, if you’re looking for that 80D, that might be a place that I’d check out. Hey, by the way, we’ll actually list all of these sites, as
well as a few other ways that we like to save money, in the YouTube description below, so
definitely check those out. Actually, one thing I just looked up, again, if you were looking
for a budget camera, we’re probably gonna be doing a video here on it soon, currently,
and it goes in and out of stock, but the Canon SL1 with a lens. So you’re gonna get a Canon DSLR that has a mic input, with a lens, so you could start shooting, refurbished, is $389 on the site. We’ll link to that. Again, I don’t know how
many models they have. That is one challenge. When you’re in the used section, when you’re on the refurbished section, it has limited inventory. You always kinda gotta be shopping around, looking for deals, but that right there is not only a great budget camera that’s gonna produce
incredible DSLR results, but that’s a crazy low price tag for that kind of camera. Then it’s also worth it
to note that BH Photo also has not just their main site, but they have a whole
used section, as well. They actually will rate products on a scale from one to 10. Maybe the product will be a nine or even a 10 outta 10, even though it’s been used and with the condition that it’s in, so that’s a place. I haven’t spent too much time shopping there exactly, but that’s
another one to check out. Then my fifth tip overall would be Craigslist and eBay. Now, a few disclaimers here. eBay is a great one to do, especially if ya have some time. I love to go into eBay, and I always look at the completed listings. You could research Google how to look for completed listings. What I like about that is it’ll show you what’s possible, as far
as buying a product. If you wanted to buy a Canon 80D, you could go into completed listings and see that the body may be, at times, is selling, it’s about
$1,000, $1,200 body, but some people are getting it for 899 or $800. You’re like, okay, well,
that’s kinda the vision. I’m gonna shoot and I’m gonna be shopping on eBay for that. Of course, the variables
are there’s so many different shutter counts, how used is it, how good is the seller there. Always look for their
ratings and things like that. Then as far as Craigslist
go, be very cautious in this particular space. There can be some incredible deals. One of my favorite deals ever that I will never forget is this
Canon 30 millimeter 1.4. This is the older model,
but I got this one off Craigslist. At the time, $400 was about the price tag for this new, and I bought it for $100 with the nice case, perfect condition, had barely been used. Here in Las Vegas, went and met somebody, and handed over my favorite
$100 I’ve ever spent to buy a lens for 75% off that was in perfect condition. That was on Craigslist,
but here’s the huge caveat. Number one, you don’t wanna get shot, killed, mugged. I’m kinda joking, but if you’re gonna meet somebody, ya gotta be
really cautious about that. Number two, you really
wanna know your stuff. For instance, lenses can sometimes have the auto focus off. Sometimes the focusing is kind of sketchy. So what I typically like to do is, even if you have a ruler or the edge of a table, you get to auto focus exactly on the point that you wanna auto focus it on, take
the photo, and then look and preview the photo and zoom in to see if the focusing is accurate. That was kinda tech
speak there, but my point is you don’t wanna go to buy something off Craigslist, think it looks good, but not really know your stuff. If you do know your
stuff, or buy something that’s so dependable that
it’s not sketchy or whatever. If ya bought a drone off
Craigslist, (laughter) maybe it’s kinda damaged,
but you’re not sure ’cause you don’t know how to test or you don’t fly it and
consider every angle, if that makes sense. I say that, I’m not trying
to talk you out of it, but it is a good site. If you feel comfortable
to go meet somebody, you can get, literal, a
steal of a deal from people. Don’t steal from people ’cause I guess it could be reverse,
like you mug that person. Bad idea. (beep) Don’t actually do that, but realizing there are good deals
there, but it’s something to be careful about. Question of the day. What is your best tip for saving money on video gear and YouTube equipment? Post it in the comments section below, and remember that you and
the THiNK Media TV community have some of the best tips and feedback, so definitely connect with everybody in the comments section. And if ya have a question and you want your questions featured on one of these future Q and A episodes, definitely post those below, as well. Thanks so much for
checking out this video. Definitely subscribe for move videos just like this. Hit the like button if ya got value out of this video. If ya haven’t downloaded
the THiNK Media TV Video Gear Buyer’s Guide, it actually goes through all of the
gear I would recommend so you can get solid stuff that I’ve tested myself. No company’s paid me when it comes to any of that gear. It’s stuff that I’ve used, that I endorse because I’ve personally used it. That way, again, ya don’t end up getting stuff ya don’t
need, and you can get the exact stuff that ya know is gonna get you great results. If you wanna grab that guide for free, we’ll link it up in the
YouTube description below, as well as on the YouTube card. Until next time, THiNK
Media TV is helping you go further faster in media. Keep crushing it. We will talk soon.


  • Reply Chip Suey March 28, 2017 at 6:31 pm

    well, i like to shoot products at coffee shops and so on and use their interiors to kind of support my work. I use their tables, their futniture in general and their lighting.

  • Reply Tom Mersereau March 28, 2017 at 6:34 pm

    Sean! Great find on the Amazon used stuff. I've bought some fishing gear from that section and I thought it was awesome!

  • Reply LongviewGarage March 28, 2017 at 6:37 pm

    Dude man, what's up with your hair?

  • Reply Stupid Robot Fighting League March 28, 2017 at 6:44 pm

    Any "using your camera for voice overs" tips?

  • Reply Newb Tactical March 28, 2017 at 6:57 pm

    i use a selfie stick sticking out of my dresser for a overhead view for products

  • Reply Reaper Six March 28, 2017 at 7:14 pm

    i'd also say check out places like used electronic stores some carry at least some camera or even something you can use and also some pawn shops are good as well most pawn shop today with always make sure the item works with no major defect sometimes at least one person working there will know something about what you're bringing in or that has always been my experience they held it and check to see if it was stolen or not you may not get a warranty but depending on how long it has been there you can if you know how to haggle a bit can get a good deal on things

  • Reply robert lanham March 28, 2017 at 7:24 pm

    Got a bunch of add on stuff from goodwill, tripods and stuff

  • Reply Reaper Six March 28, 2017 at 7:26 pm

    on the Craigslist sales aside from a comment down below about meeting at the police station if possible a few other tips would be meet in a public place fast food restaurant or something to that effect and never go alone always take someone with you and has been said smart phones are everywhere these days wish mine was smarter but i will leave that alone so just take a friend and have them record the transaction if the seller has a problem with that it's probably scratchy and you should just walk away

  • Reply CuckInABag March 28, 2017 at 7:35 pm

    Hey Sean, would you say the Canon PowerShot SX 620 HS is any good for vlogging? I'm looking at it, and it says it has the things I'm looking for, but I'm wondering if you would say if it's all that good.

  • Reply Unicorn March 28, 2017 at 7:44 pm

    Where did you get those posters in the background?

  • Reply Karol-Julien WILD March 28, 2017 at 7:58 pm

    Have YOU tested Olympus omd e-m10?

  • Reply Kenji Eresmas March 28, 2017 at 8:14 pm

    sean i want a website for my channel but problem with designinh. where i can purchase a cheap website for my travel site that includes designing your own?

  • Reply Fullthrottle Auto March 28, 2017 at 8:17 pm

    QOTD: I wait for the newest version of a piece of gear to come out so that way the last model that came out before it, that was amazing, is quite a few bucks off.

  • Reply TTGUOP March 28, 2017 at 8:30 pm

    he is so rte am planning on buying my self AN iPhone to hopefully soon any know iPhone how much is that

  • Reply Robert Zunigha March 28, 2017 at 8:32 pm

    at :35 (i don't know how to make it a link) he sounds suuuuper sarcastic…. "Thanks so much for the question….. ALEXIS…."

  • Reply Philip Hawkins March 28, 2017 at 8:36 pm

    What protections do you have if you buy second hand SLR on Amazon ?

  • Reply Spacko March 28, 2017 at 8:37 pm

    Where is the best place you can find the canon 10 18mm stm lens? By the way I'm from Australia and I LOVE your vids. Ok bye

  • Reply David Muldoon March 28, 2017 at 8:38 pm

    Just another awesome video. Aussies can visit gumtree for a site like craigslist.

  • Reply Kool.Creation March 28, 2017 at 8:39 pm

    Don't forget about

  • Reply LivingSea2 March 28, 2017 at 8:41 pm

    Anyone that wants a free subscriber: subscribe to me and reply to this comment saying you've subbed 🙂

  • Reply jacob hines13 March 28, 2017 at 8:50 pm

    I will sub to anyone who subs to my channel and comments

  • Reply Jenessa Sheffield March 28, 2017 at 9:00 pm

    Wow great tips

  • Reply LavinderMoonGoddess March 28, 2017 at 9:00 pm

    lesson of the day: Don't steal. ok got it 🙂 lol

  • Reply onsenvole March 28, 2017 at 9:08 pm

    I have a 6k subscribers channel. I record with an iphone and I want to upgrade to DSLR.

    So, what is the less expansive DSLR with a mic imput (if it exists an usb mic imput)?

    And also the less expansive light for dslr ? Thanks man! Love your awesome channel!

  • Reply Fo'Real Chaz March 28, 2017 at 9:32 pm

    the pawn shops have good cheap cameras for the low

  • Reply Connor Mahone March 28, 2017 at 9:35 pm

    buying stuff in bundles makes everything cheaper by a lot

  • Reply Returded Owl March 28, 2017 at 9:42 pm

    Thank you very much for answering my question! It was a nice surprise that my question was featured on your channel. 🙂 Much appreciated Sean. I'll spread the word about your channel.

  • Reply Lindsey LaVida March 28, 2017 at 9:50 pm

    I think at Best Buy and and maybe other locations you can finance the cameras which can be helpful

  • Reply Porcelain March 28, 2017 at 10:17 pm

    My Note 5 does video up to 4K, so I film with it at 1080p 60fps, it works well enough until I make enough to buy a camera!

  • Reply The CLOG Podcast March 28, 2017 at 10:35 pm

    One of the things we agree with is shoot with what you have. We have a motto here, shoot with what you have, then shoot your heart out! Remember you don't need the newest and best gear to shoot something.

  • Reply Sebastian Smith March 28, 2017 at 11:00 pm

    I bought my Zoom H1 at a pawn shop, paid $30 for it, Works great. The Zoom H1 is my favorite piece of equipment. I use it to record VO, External audio, and like a "pre-amp" with my VidMic Go and DSLR.

    Long story short cheap gear, pawn shop, and its never too early to upgrade your audio.

  • Reply ShipsAhoy March 28, 2017 at 11:17 pm

    I love your videos and their helpfulness yet I was wondering if you would one day do a video that covers what would be the basic equipment needed to run a small to medium sized television network or online network? if possible to do it would
    would be awesomely appreciated

  • Reply Tech on a Budget March 29, 2017 at 12:41 am

    Using a smartphone is definitely the best way to start your channel, that's what I'm doing!

  • Reply Zyphyr Homestead March 29, 2017 at 1:16 am

    I love watching your videos they really get me Hyped to make videos. Then when I try to go make one i lose all interest. Then I watch another one of your videos and I get hyped again. I think I am just too critical on myself but I love watching your videos.

  • Reply Vanessa Blanco March 29, 2017 at 1:57 am

    A video understanding what the best lenses are for shooting video would be nice.

  • Reply Alain Meakings March 29, 2017 at 2:44 am

    Keeping it simple is always best on a budget. The only thing purchased for my audio setup is the MicRig from kickstarter for the audio for my cellphone which I am waiting to come in the mail. Keep crushing those video's man!

  • Reply Alex Miele March 29, 2017 at 2:47 am

    I got a canon T3i with the Kansas t lens for only $270 USD on ebay

  • Reply Catalleya Storm March 29, 2017 at 3:35 am

    I'm still learning my camera. It took me a long time before I bought my lighting, and now I want another light. The lights are the best to me. I'm new to making videos, only been for 4 weeks. Love the videos!!

  • Reply Miles Knauf March 29, 2017 at 3:56 am

    Do you think if I used a boosted board or hoverboard what would I get better shots with

  • Reply ClydeFromYou2beGaming March 29, 2017 at 3:57 am

    can you show me how to vlog with your phone. plz make a video. thx

  • Reply Israel Fernandez March 29, 2017 at 4:04 am

    any tips for a pc to edit vídeos? im thinking on buying a pc but i dont really know with so many options what is better, an all in one computer or a CPU and stuff

  • Reply I Love Tansyong -TV March 29, 2017 at 4:30 am

    This video enlighten me – MAXIMIZING WHAT i HAVE.. – i have samsung A5 (2016 Version) yet I am planning to buy Canon g7x Mark ii, upon watching this, I thnk twice due to its price.

  • Reply Joel Harrison March 29, 2017 at 6:14 am

    Funniest video yet! Haha!!

  • Reply FlyAssKid100 March 29, 2017 at 8:12 am

    Can you explain what is a DSLR & slr camera. Or basically a breakdown of what they are and what they do. how to use them and how to tell if you have one of those camera or what to look for when buying. on of those cameras? thx

  • Reply Sean Bogue March 29, 2017 at 12:19 pm

    Facebook Marketplace it's actually a funnel funnel of local area buy sell and trade group pages

  • Reply folan11 March 29, 2017 at 1:33 pm

    How did a car tell u the first one 😂A lexis

  • Reply Living the Ruff Life March 29, 2017 at 1:40 pm

    Great tips, the Canon refurb is now $349 and comes with free bag & 16 gb card! Plus you can use PayPal for no interest 12 month payments – you're awesome!

  • Reply Don in 5 March 30, 2017 at 2:20 am

    I only use cellphones as I am just starting out. Next stop, 1 million subscribers..mwahahaha

  • Reply GrimDeeds M.D. March 30, 2017 at 3:36 am

    Any small youtubers out there that want to help each other grow? Ill sub you back if you sub to me! Let's try to help each other in this tough content-creator world!

  • Reply Hairyfrankfurt March 30, 2017 at 5:05 am

    Long term it isn't a real saving but for those working toward getting a camera, renting or rent to buy also helps.

  • Reply stephen jang March 30, 2017 at 2:16 pm

    Does anyone know how I can send my video from my iphone to my laptop without losing resolution of the video?

  • Reply FoodFolksandGuns March 30, 2017 at 4:42 pm

    Those too good to be true cameras on eBay are usually gray market

  • Reply Paulabusa March 31, 2017 at 5:46 am

    my tip, thinking about the space and your shooting needs. as i am not a vlogger, i didnt go for the 70d but went with the 60d coz i didnt need the auto focus during video recording and thus saving me a lot of money

  • Reply alexxus ceasar March 31, 2017 at 7:24 pm

    Thank you so much for responding, this was super helpful!!

  • Reply Wheelie Goood April 2, 2017 at 12:04 pm

    Hi Sean, u really are awesome at everything u do. I really appreciate your work. I wish I had an opportunity to talk to u one on one. I would love love to get your advice. ☺️

  • Reply Essence of Trina April 2, 2017 at 11:01 pm

    Hey Sean I actually bought my first camera…I found the Canon S110 Powershot in my local area on Letsgo for $45 from a family, and it came with everything in the box in very slightly used condition. Of course my husband and I went to meet the seller, and I definitely don't recommend this as a go to for purchases. I just kept searching for deals when I kept losing out on eBay auctions and couldn't find anything on Amazon in a reasonable budget. 🙂

  • Reply Jen Steward April 4, 2017 at 2:43 am

    I agree about the amazon used section, great hacks!

  • Reply Tecking April 5, 2017 at 1:01 pm

    Hi Guys
    Can anyone give me tips on how to improve my channel? Please rate my channel 🙂

  • Reply Tariq Ahmad April 5, 2017 at 6:55 pm

    The video went from cheap equipment to getting shot and robbing people haha!

  • Reply Gav Egan April 17, 2017 at 12:53 am

    Class video

  • Reply Kaz Gaming April 24, 2017 at 11:55 pm

    Love this video. For the gamers out there, remember that OBS studio is free, and personally speaking, works better than the expensive-by-comparison Fraps, and that also has some great deals on electronics. Find alternatives for what you need around the house and save by not spending, or spending wisely!

  • Reply Adnan Pasha April 27, 2017 at 5:49 am

    you are good just thinking why you don't have 1 million subscribers?

  • Reply IAm_DavidB April 28, 2017 at 12:21 am

    I died at the "you mug them instead" part 😂😂😂

  • Reply Ishan Gupta April 28, 2017 at 12:30 am

    bad idea 😂

  • Reply Matt Thomas April 28, 2017 at 8:23 pm

    Best way, buy gift cards and save those

  • Reply Z4ApZ May 1, 2017 at 9:57 pm

    One, way to save money is to trade say I want a MacBook if someone wanted to have a 70D you could trade that

  • Reply Honey, What's For Dinner? May 6, 2017 at 3:06 am

    What equipment would you recommend for cooking channels? Thanks

  • Reply Mark Caudill May 13, 2017 at 7:06 pm

    I like all this tips and I am really enjoying all the great content you are providing here at this channel. The one question I have is how did you learn to talk so good while talking so fast?

  • Reply Rodger Games May 16, 2017 at 12:25 pm

    I come here to improve my gaming setup cause thats what people noremaly mean by setup but all i heard was "Hey look.. another camera that i dont need, let me buy it."

  • Reply JustMatt May 21, 2017 at 11:23 am

    I've been using my iPhone 5s to film all my videos so far and it has worked pretty well. I just saved up enough and ordered the canon G7x mark II to up my quality!

  • Reply INfoUpgraders May 30, 2017 at 12:42 am

    D nutz

  • Reply Tatyana Kovtun May 30, 2017 at 2:34 am

    I really want to buy one of those strong lamps because as a night owl I find myself to be more awake and excited at night when the sun is down so filming then is the best.

    Also any small YouTubers wanna support each other? (I make tiny skits/ storytimes/ funny(ish) weird videos)

  • Reply Florence Eunje Tchipoia Junior June 1, 2017 at 10:14 am

    Thank you so much. from now on i will be using equipments that i have to save money.

  • Reply Taylor is so Turnt July 1, 2017 at 3:33 am

    If any YouTubers from Chicago (or anywhere in Illinois) want to join a groupchat where we talk about collabs, video ideas, meet ups, or anything cool follow my Twitter @taylorissoturnt and dm me letting me know

  • Reply Mario Monti July 7, 2017 at 6:35 pm

    I used my EOS M for video. I had to switch because that 30 minute video limit was killing me. Screwed me a few times. I ended up buying a Canon Vixia HF G30 refurb for an additional 25% off from Canon for $450. More than I wanted to spend, but it was technically a bargain and a great video camera with lots of features, long record time, dual SDHC, a remote (!) and other great features. The EOS M and lens I bought new for $250, so it wasn't too bad a loss. It just sits now though as I use my older 20D/40D for pictures which does a better job anyway.

  • Reply benom gaming July 8, 2017 at 2:30 pm

    Only for small yotubers sub for me and is sub back let's help each other

  • Reply Ipexoplayz July 20, 2017 at 4:09 am

    I live in New Zealand so that's doe not really work

  • Reply Aridayy7 July 27, 2017 at 6:10 pm

    Why aren't you in my sub box anymore

  • Reply BP Kawasu August 16, 2017 at 8:19 am

    Thank you.

  • Reply *Meesum Raza Hashmi* August 22, 2017 at 9:10 am

    Who want to help each other
    …..if u will sub me comment below than I'll sub u…too✌

  • Reply Pompeii September 6, 2017 at 9:17 pm

    1k like

  • Reply Ayan King October 11, 2017 at 1:47 pm

    can you told me any website for youtube equipment except amazon bcz amazon is not available in my country

  • Reply Tech Artist November 21, 2017 at 3:25 pm

    I have a very poor budget. Can you suggest me any action action cam with good audio quality or mic input. I am looking for low price one and I don't need 4k. Just for some little YouTube videos.

  • Reply Prana vish November 28, 2017 at 3:00 am

    Your videos are so informative… just love em ❤️

  • Reply David Ilie December 14, 2017 at 9:17 am

    QOTD answer: My Tip for saving money on cameras is not to let features make a deal breaker. For example don't spend 100 or 300 $ more on the 80D over the 70D only because of the timelapse option just buy the 70D and buy an extra Intervalometer for around 10, 20 bucks that will bring you even better timelapses!

  • Reply sprite December 18, 2017 at 1:07 am

    I thought he was playing the beginning of mask off in the intro😂😂

  • Reply Mr. Skinny December 19, 2017 at 10:28 pm

    Thanks man love the Channel

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  • Reply YourSixStudios December 31, 2017 at 12:56 am

    For me a great cheap option I recently purchased was a C920 logitech camera from amazon for roughly 60 dollars. Using that and OBS has really opened my eyes. Also, sub to my channel if you guys game! And I will sub / check out your content.

  • Reply Prestonator Corey January 4, 2018 at 4:39 pm

    You look a lot like Cory from dude perfect

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  • Reply Drippy Dee February 2, 2018 at 5:26 pm

    if I have a galaxy 8 would the quality be good and what editor should I use?

  • Reply deasttn April 20, 2018 at 4:42 pm

    the lens you used in this video really distorts your head

  • Reply hard2hurt June 5, 2018 at 5:16 am

    I've followed all of Think Media's recommendations on the budget gear and cheap/free ways to promote or add value to your channel. So far he hasn't led me astray.

  • Reply Colaaah August 9, 2018 at 10:32 am

    Subbed, looking to start a channel soon. So doing my research first for the best way to tackle everything.
    If you have any suggestions on which of your videos I should watch first off for starting off?!
    Melbourne, Australia.

  • Reply Sarah Stout August 16, 2018 at 5:01 am

    Can you please review the canon powershot sx730 hs 😊 I really want your opinion on it because I ordered it and I’m getting it tomorrow

  • Reply Gangana Perera December 12, 2018 at 12:23 pm

    Just want to know how to have a good background in katubdda vids

  • Reply Daniel Boyd May 13, 2019 at 1:30 pm

    I've tried to be very disciplined in what I purchase for my channel. Making the best of what you have has been my best bet along with slow upgrades to lights (though this is very DIY at the moment), a microphone, getting a mount to stabilize my phone, and just purchased a full-sized tripod a few days ago. My only regret was purchasing a wide angle lens that I just wasn't happy with how it looked so I don't use it.

    Long story short, think about what you know you'll use every time you make a video and focus on that when making purchases. Use what you have until you can save a bit of money and invest in what you can. It's actually fun for me to see the small improvements over time.

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