Good story telling in film and video demands high-quality audio. Aputure just released a new pro-level shotgun mic that you can get on Amazon for $359. Shotgun mics are incredibly helpful on-set, especially in Hawaii where we constantly deal with airplanes, traffic, noisy birds, and crashing waves. Shotgun mics
Hawaii doesn't have a ton of places to shop for high-end camera gear, and we don't have places like B&H who stocks almost every conceivable product from every conceivable brand. So, if you're in a tight spot and need to turn your little voice recorder into a dual XLR
Ever been out on a hike, and wish you remembered to bring your lens hood? Been on a beach and wanted a lens flare to help sell that epic shot on the shoreline? Maybe you just want to spice up your shot with things you have in your car.