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Matiash Vlog Ep.004 – When Drones Cry

In Video, Vlog by Brian Matiash0 Comments

It took a few misfires before I finally got some time to get the first vlog episode of 2017 recorded and published. At this moment, my beloved DJI Mavic Pro is on a UPS truck heading back down to California for repair. I go over what happened there and share some new gear that I’m testing out for mobile vlogging …

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My 16 Favorite Photos of 2016!

In Video by Brian Matiash8 Comments

I’m a little late to post this video of my favorite 16 photos from 2016 on the blog (it was live on YouTube since Dec 31st) but late is better than never, right? I’ve written a lot about the catharsis of looking back on the year that is ready to end and take stock of those special memories, experiences, and …

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Matiash Vlog Ep.003 – 2017 New Years Resolutions

In Video, Vlog by Brian Matiash5 Comments

We’re 14 hours away from 2017 in Portland (at the time of drafting this post) and I wanted to get at least one more vlog episode published before the ball drops. This episode is all about my 2017 New Years Resolutions. It doens’t matter who you are, I firmly believe that setting clear and attainable goals based on a milestone (like …

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UNBOX: DJI Mavic Pro

In Gear, Unbox, Video by Brian Matiash4 Comments

I’ve actually had the DJI Mavic Pro sitting on a shelf for almost two months. I’d stare at it every day, waiting to have time to film an unboxing video of it. That day finally arrived and I was able to take a knife to the protective seal. In no uncertain terms, the DJI Mavic Pro is a marvel of …

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Matiash Vlog Ep.002 – In A Jeep

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The response from Ep.001 of my new vlog was great! I’ve said it many times that it isn’t about the vanity numbers—the likes, the faves, etc.—that determines the quality and worth of what you share but, to be honest, it is wonderful to see people watching this content. Producing it has proven to be exceptionally time consuming (in a good …

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UNBOX: Wine Country Camera Filter Kit

In Gear, Unbox, Video by Brian Matiash1 Comment

I received a very exciting package this past weekend: one of the very first shipping units of the new Wine Country Camera Filter Kit. This kit is the result of several years of research, planning, and refinement by Rod Clark, my friend and former VP of Marketing at Formatt-Hitech. Rod has shared his plans about creating a filter kit that …