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5 Ways to Add Special Effects to GoPro Videos, Family Movies, and YouTube Videos

I don’t go crazy with special effects in my GoPro videos and family movies, and I keep effects to a minimum here in my YouTube channel. But I’ve been browsing some motion graphics and sound effects over on productioncrate.com… and this could be a little bit of a rabbit hole! So I want to give you …

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If I was going to buy a gimbal… which gimbal would I buy?

I am not really bothered by handheld style footage for my GoPro videos, so I never really considered purchasing a gimbal for myself. Now. Don’t get me wrong, I’d love to have one personally and of course, I’d love to have the opportunity to try out different brands and models to provide reviews here for …

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VSDC Tutorial 2 – How to Trim and Split Clips with VSDC Video Editor

This week, I’m continuing my VSDC Tutorial series with the second lesson. In the very first tutorial on using VSDC’s free video editor, I showed you how to get started with a new project and how to import clips. If you missed that first VSDC tutorial, click here to scoot back there to catch it. …

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VSDC Free Video Editing Software – Beginner Editing Tutorial 1/3

If there is one question I hear all the time, it’s “what free video editing software can I use to edit my videos?” There are a handful of free video editor options out there for Mac and PC users, but one of them was recently retired by GoPro, and in its place, GoPro recommends PC …

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10 Things I wish Bloggers Knew about YouTube

When I started publishing weekly blog posts and videos in January 2015, I thought I knew what I was getting into. I knew a ton about the technical side of WordPress, a ton about keyword research and a ton about creating content. But I didn’t know that almost my entire audience growth would take place on …

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DIY Kitchen Remodel – Meet The Most Embarrassing Kitchen Ever

Friends, Let’s just call this a Casual Saturday post because “DIY Kitchen Remodel” is a little off-topic from my typical chatter here. Back in 2015, when this blog was just starting out, my husband and I renovated our completely disgusting, embarrassing kitchen. I didn’t blog about it then for two reasons: 1) because this blog was …

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Best Computer for Video Editing

I get this question a lot: “What is the best computer for video editing?” It doesn’t matter if we’re talking YouTube videos or GoPro videos, it’s easy to get overwhelmed with computers! Processors! RAM! Memory! Gigabytes! Megahertz! Solid State Drive! RIGHT?! There are so many options from laptops to desktops and Macs to PCs, and none …

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GoPro releases new “QuikStories” function

GoPro released a new feature called QuikStories, which promises to allow you to spend less time creating your story, and more time living it. It was just announced today, so I haven’t tried it out yet, but I’m excited to see what QuikStories has to offer!GoPro’s Capture App, which was at one time called the …

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GoPro Alternative for 2017? HAMSWAN F60 Action Camera Review

Believe it or not, GoPro isn’t the only manufacturer of action cameras, and I often look at GoPro alternative options and wonder how they compare to the GoPro. Do they produce a high-quality image? Are they robust? Are they a viable alternative? Well, I’ve been playing with an action camera made by HAMSWAN (F60 model), …

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GNARBOX Review & Overview – what is it and what does it do?

Have you heard of GNARBOX? If you answered no, that’s okay… neither did I until recently. GNARBOX was funded by a Kickstarter Campaign, and I’ll be honest–I don’t follow what’s going on over on Kickstarter, so I didn’t know much about GNARBOX until recently. As I looked more into it, I could see that this product …

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