Mirrorless Hacks – 5 tips to get the most out of your mirrorless camera

Hack #1: Custom Buttons/Modes This one might seem pretty rudimentary or even obvious, but we’ve come across a fair share of new users and experienced ones who do not fully utilise this function. Not every camera has this feature, but you’ll find it with different names adopted by the respective camera manufacturers. Custom menus are…

Safest Rental Service

Yesterday, we posted the above graphic and made a circuit breaking announcement to over 100 of our owner partners. This move to waive all our fees for these creatives in the media and events industry is something we have never done and frankly, goes against business sense. Like many companies, ours is struggling and facing…

Covid-19 and How Mental Sickness Hurts

For a long time, mental and physical health were talked about in two separate ‘leagues’, as if the former was almost ‘pseudo science’, while the latter was being placed on a pedestal. Today, many more people have come to recognize the importance of both mental and physical well-being, but some might still be unconvinced of…

Covid-19 Survival Tips for Freelance Photographers/ Videographers

“Stay positive, Stay Safe, and please stop hitting the refresh button on social media!” Photographers and videographers worldwide are facing huge financial strains due to cancellation and postponement of events amidst this Covid-19 pandemic. Staying home and social distancing might the best way to control the spread of the virus but if your work relies…

10 Game Changer Zoom Hacks

Due to the Covid-19, people have been staying indoors increasingly to reduce transmission of the virus. Many companies have started telecommunting amongst employees and with external stake holders alike. Zoom has emerged as one of the most popular software tool amongst her peers, the likes of Google Hangouts, Microsoft Teams, etc. Whether you’re on Zoom…

Covid-19? Try Live Streaming for FREE! (or pay as you wish)

Times are bad, events are being cancelled and the economy is grinding to a halt. The world health organisation’s (WHO) recent declaration that Covid-19 is now a global pandemic has sent shockwaves through the stock markets and prompted our government to introduce a new slate of measures targeted at reducing the sizes of events and…

9 Mobile Photography Tips

The best camera is the one you have with you ~ Chase Jarvis In today’s day and age, everyone is holding on to a smartphone with a camera way more advanced than the first digital cameras which were expensive, bulky and difficult to use. No longer can we give excuses about not having the right…

How Film Competitions Have Made Me A Better Filmmaker

Since the days of shooting and piecing videos together as nothing more than a fun way to pass the time, till today as someone who pursues filmmaking as a serious career, I have always loved participating in short film competitions. Though reasons and motivations might change, I’ve always looked forward to finding a group of…

Why Rent instead of Purchase

Global Warming, climate change and being an environmentalist may not be of your concern, but we are here to share 3 ways that renting can benefit YOU. 1. If you’re not a working professional photographer/videographer, save money lah! For the pros, it will be quite a nightmare financially and logistically to repeatedly rent cameras or…

“Why do I look so ugly?” – 5 Mistakes to avoid when taking photos

Ever wondered why you look ugly in photographs? Some say they are not photogenic, but perhaps there is a level of skill involved in looking good in pictures as well. Here are some common mistakes to avoid, in order to look your best in photographs! 1. Not ready yet! Communication between the photographer (probably a…

Year in Review: 2018

Merry Christmas and happy holidays to all! With the season of giving here, we hope all of you have received (or it’s on the way to you by our secret Santa) and loved a small token of appreciation from us at JRC.sg for the continuous support. 2018 has been a memorable journey for us and…

Advantages of being a photographer

People may have different their interests and hobbies that peaks their interests. No one hates to do something that they are interested and addicted to. However, rarely people notice that their interest more or less has an impact on our daily lives. Being a photographer is an extraordinary hobby compared to other hobbies. The following…