No matter how sophisticated your equipment, no kit can handle every sticky situation, hazardous environment, or demanding shoot you put it through.
So instead of buying expensive new equipment all the time, why not learn to make your own?
In this video from my Photo and Video Gear Hacks course, you will learn how to make your own XLR cables and learn some soldering basics. You may not need a dozen XLRs, but once you learn these skills, you'll be able to tackle lots of projects.
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In the full course, Photo and Video Gear Hacks, you’ll learn how to make your photographic gear work better, for longer, and how to come up with creative solutions to all kinds of unforeseen problems.
You’ll learn how to filter a PC to make it almost impervious to dust, create custom cases for oddly shaped gear, make use of old flashes, modify a light stand AC socket adapter so it doesn’t destroy umbrellas, build snoots and other light modifiers for speedlights, build a quality lav mic for your phone, build a battery power supply that will power just about anything, and more!