• GoPole Scenelapse

    GoPole Scenelapse

    Adding movement to timelapse video or photography can be a tedious and cumbersome task; one wrong movement and all the previous work can be for nothing. The GoPole Scenelapse is a nifty little gadget for those looking to add simple panning effects to their video at a budget price.

    At first glance, the Scenelapse seems to share more in common with an egg timer than it does with a piece of camera equipment, but it’s this simplicity that gives the Scenelapse its accessibility to beginners. Just like an egg timer, the Scenelapse works on a simple mechanical mechanism that, when wound, takes 60 minutes to rotate a full 360° at a smooth pace. Not having to worry about another set of batteries is a nice touch and gives the Scenelapse a bit of extra weather resistance when working on a rainy day. The top GoPro mount also can be removed to reveal a standard camera mounting screw that makes it possible to easily attach a mirrorless or small DSLR camera to the top of it, though the light build of the Scenelapse makes it ill-advised to attach larger, high-end DSLR cameras.

    Use of the Scenelapse is simple enough. Just attach it to the bottom of your camera, then mount it to the top of your tri…

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  • Heat 3 Smart Gloves

    There is no getting around it; winter is an absolute pain to work in, both figuratively and literally. Trying to shoot during the winter months is often a compromise between keeping warm and losing dexterity with thick unruly gloves, or decreasing the thickness of the gloves and losing the amount of time you can be out in the weather before the cold takes it toll on your hands. The Heat Company has come up with a novel way to handle this problem by combining two styles of glove in one convenient package with the Heat 3 Smart Glove.

    The Heat 3 Smart Gloves take the concept of gloves to the next level and are a must-have solution to meet all your needs this winter season.

    The first thing that should be noted about these gloves is their design and their original intended use. These gloves were first designed for the German and Austrian Special Forces for use in winter climates for long periods of time, and it shows. Though remarkably lightweight, these gloves are made to take a beating. They are made out of a water-resistant elastic microfiber, and the palm is reinforced with high-quality goat leather that creates a tough outer skin while not giving up any dexterity.

    The Heat 3 Smart Glove also off…

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