Filming your concert can be incredibly important, especially if you’re seeing one of your favorite bands and want to capture the memories you’ll be reminiscing about forever. I’ve been to more concerts than I can count, and have attempted to film merely every single one with a different approach. This has enabled me to have some field testing under my belt in order to determine which video camera works best for live concert conditions. As far as sound goes, any internal microphone can suffice; however, for filming, it really depends on a few aspects: your budget, the exact shot you want, and any accessories you may want to supplement the filming. Sound is very hard to achieve when it comes to shooting live concerts — the bass is almost always distorted and if you want top notch quality, you’re going to need a cinema grade camera for that. The best type of camera to buy would be one that is great in lower light conditions. Point-and-shoot cameras are stated to be mediocre when it comes to this, although all of them typically come with a low light condition capability. We’ve found a few gems. Let’s get into it.
Choosing a video camera to film for YouTube can get tricky. As the years continue, we’re all starting to have our own YouTube channels. Whether it’s for filming your family and friends to share on social media, providing information for others to help with everyday life tasks, vlogging, or to merely exemplify your talents with comedic sketches, there is one thing all of us need: a proper video camcorder to do so. Whether you’re attempting to monetize off of your ideas or simply have the most optimal quality of video possible for sharing purposes, it is important you find the best camera that falls under your budget. We reviewed the price, quality, and other main/technical features of the best camcorders on the market specifically for recording YouTube videos. Yes, using your iPhone is always an option; however, this is more recommended for outdoor shooting, and let’s face it: it just won’t cut it if you’re trying to take your videos to the next level. Let’s see what we’ve found.