The holiday season is upon us! And with it comes so many traditions, decorations, gifts and general merriness. As we don our fuzzy socks and cozy sweaters, we are watching these photographers' YouTube channels to see how they are getting into the winter and holiday spirit. Don’t forget to subscribe to the Alpha Universe YouTube Channel for even more fun and inspiring content.
As we don our fuzzy socks and cozy sweaters, we are watching these photographers' YouTube channels to see how they are getting into the winter and holiday spirit.
Tom Jurjaks is a photographer with a special interest in nature and wildlife. His goal with his YouTube channel is to teach his viewers that the adventure, mood, composition, and environment is far more important than the gear used. He shares a bunch of “point of view” videos as well as gear reviews. In the video below, he is on a snowy walk, making images with his Sony Alpha 6000 and Sony 85mm f/1.8. Great inspiration for wintery days!
The content creator who simply goes by “824am,” is a vlogger based in Bangkok, Thailand. She films cinematic vlogs on her Sony Alpha 7C and Sony 35mm f/1.8. These are great fun to watch and get into the vibe of that day's vlog. Check out her Christmas one below!
Vic Barry is your go-to source for all things video. His Youtube is chalk full of tips, tricks, and techniques that can help you up your video skills! And he himself is an award winning content creator and creative video director. The video below breaks down how to shoot Christmas lights, which is a fun winter activity. He specifically breaks down how to make great photos with the Sony ZV-1, and how to maximize the lowlight capabilities.
Cecilia Blomdahl is a content creator who lives on Svalbard, an arctic island close to the North Pole. She’s originally from Sweden but moved to Svalbard in the middle of polar night and she immediately fell in love with it. She worked a variety of odd jobs until she got her first videographer job. Now she works as a full time content creator. Her YouTube documents what it’s like living in the high north, in such a remote area. She shoots her content on the Sony Alpha 7S III and the Sony Alpha 7C. In the video below, she’s vlogging as she gets her home all decked out for Christmas!
Mark McGee is a content creator and portrait photographer who loves teaching others how to use their camera, light, and photoshop. With a fun spirit and good sense of humor, McGee is a great person to learn from. The vlog below captures him going out with his Sony Alpha 7 III and making images in -7 Celcius. He shows him in the field and gives valuable tips and tricks for protecting yourself and your camera from the cold. Finally, he brings the audience into the editing bay with him and shows how he processes his images.