|Digital single lens reflex| (DSLR) cameras have cornered the market as the go-to gear for commercial grade photography. If you are looking for a camera to shoot both product photography and video marketing vids -- or if you just want something versatile to take on your next trip -- DSLRs are the ticket. We are sharing an introduction to DSLR cameras below, including how to use them for video.
Camera basicsMechanically speaking, DSLR cameras use a mirror to reflect the image from the lens to the viewfinder, and behind that mirror is a sensor. This sensor creates the light and interprets it as an electronic signal that ultimately shows up on your camera screen. It more complicated than that, but the important part is wrapping your mind around how and why DSLRs are useful to have in your….