Hurricane Sandy’s Progress, Filmed With a Flip-Video

When it’s raining or snowing I use my little Flip-Video camera to document outside events, like the approach of Hurricane Sandy. It’s small enough that I can protect most of it with my hand.  The lens is completely covered by glass, so raindrops are easy to wipe off with a handkerchief. Flip-Video does not have […]

How to Get a Better Exposed Photo in Low Light Using HD Video

There are several ways to improve your digital camera’s exposure in low light (without using flash).  You can increase the camera’s sensitivity to light by raising the ISO level.  Or, you can let more light in through the iris by using a wider aperture (set with lower F-stop numbers), or by opening the shutter for […]