ABANDONED Beach House Vacation

A couple weeks ago, I spent a week on a desolate beach with abandoned beach houses damaged by hurricane Matthew.  Old A1A was heavily damaged and left these houses all but forgotten.  Not a bad place to spend a week if you have 4wd to get there! 

My YouTuber Office and Man Cave

My new space has everything I need!  YouTube editing station, 65" 4k TV, recliner, fireplace, and a bathroom!  This youtube studio setup is great for work and play!

How to edit videos for YouTube (Final Cut Pro)

I walk through how I edit videos for YouTube using FCP.  From importing media, adding text and music, and exporting for uploading to YouTube.  I'll show you that editing youtube videos with Final Cut Pro is easier than you think!  Beginners can use these steps in iMovie or Final Cut Pro to start making youtube videos.

This is actually a GREAT camera for YouTube!

Want to make videos WITHOUT buying a big expensive camera?  You might be surprised that you've had a great camera for making quality youtube videos for last 10 years!

Whats In My Camera Bag 2022

What stuff do I carry in my camera bag in 2022?  Take a look at the camera bag I'm currently using when I travel and the camera body, lenses, actions cam, drone, and accessories I can fit in my backpack.

DSLR Settings for YouTube Videos

Use these DSLR camera settings for making youtube videos.  These settings can make a big difference in quality and professionalism of your youtube videos.

Why I have Philips Hue in my Home

See some reason why I have Philips Hue throughout my home.  Sleek styling, easy setup, scheduling routines, and intuitive controls make Philips Hue smart home lighting a no-brainer in my home!

What is WORDLE and How to Play

What is WORDLE and how to play.  Learn about this word puzzle game.  I'll show you what WORDLE is and where and how you can play it.

Unboxing the Canon RF 15-35mm f2.8L IS USM Lens

I'm unboxing my new Canon RF 15-35mm f2.8L IS USM lens!  This wide-angle, L-series lens is a dynamic addition to the EOS R series line-up, offering a bright f/2.8 maximum aperture and 15-35mm focal length that helps capture landscapes, architecture and other wide-angled subjects in full view. Equipped with Canon’s Nano USM technology for quiet and smooth focusing, and up to 5 stops* of shake correction, the RF 15-35mm F2.8 L IS USM allows for clear shots in a variety of lighting conditions — even at night or in dark settings. 

Unboxing the Canon EOS R6 Mirrorless Camera

I finally got my hands on the Canon EOS R6 Mirrorless camera!  Mirrorless, full frame, C-log and C-log 3, so much new stuff for me to learn!  This is a quick unboxing video.

Snowed-in Bryson City NC by a Winter Storm // It's Bryson Time (Part 2)

On our family adventure to the mountains of Bryson City, North Carolina.  We booked an AirBnB (It's Bryson Time).  We enjoyed grilling some steaks, playing in the snow, enjoyed the hot tub in the snow, played board games, and got snowed in (and spent an extra night).

Let's go relax in Bryson City NC // It's Bryson Time (Part 1)

We went on a little family adventure to the mountains of Bryson City, North Carolina.  We booked an AirBnB (It's Bryson Time).  We enjoyed the short drive, mountain views, hot tub, grilling out, flying (and crashing) my drone, and hiking in the woods to find the crashed drone!  Such a great place to rest and relax...and maybe watch a Winter Storm with a view!

Top Smart Devices In My Home That Just Make Sense!

We have some smart things in our home that just make sense...stuff like Eero 6 mesh wifi, Philips Hue bulbs and bridge for lighting, Arlo wireless security cameras, (Google) Nest Learning Smart Thermostat, and iRobot Roomba 694!