For those of you who do not know DigitalRev TV, it's a famous YouTube channel about everything photography. It's basically a TV show in YouTube due to the format of it's shows. The show features your typical hardware reviews of the latest cameras in the industry from small point & shoots to professional DSLRs. Accessories like tripods and lenses are also reviewed. What sets DigitalRev TV apart from the other photography channels in YouTube is that it always makes sure that the viewers have a good laugh every time they watch any of their videos. This is done by funny dialogues in reviews, some cheesy jokes, and wacky challenges that the hosts are put through. Speaking of hosts, the show is presented by two people, Kai and Lok C. However, the main presenter is Kai. 

What makes DigitalRev TV like Top Gear? First of all, Top Gear is a popular British car show. The show reviews the latest cars in the industry and very often, the hosts (Jeremy Clarkson, James May, and Richard Hammond) are put through crazy challenges involving just about anything related to automobiles. Watch a few episodes in DigitalRev TV and you'll soon realize that this show has pretty much the same format as Top Gear but in the context of photography. For example, Kai and Lok are often put in wacky challenges like the episode where Kai and the Canon EOS 1D Mk. IV went "head to head" with an airsoft gun. How does that even make any sense? And Kai's continuous "accidental" mishaps around Lok's work adds a bit of personality to the show, as if the show doesn't have enough personality already. Kai even has a British accent which everyone in the internet seems to be curious about.

What makes DigitalRev TV amazing is that even though it has many similarities with the overly‐popular Top Gear show, it doesn't try so hard to be it. Instead, it takes the vibe of Top Gear and splashes hints of its own clever presentations. The show then doesn't look like a British car show reviewing cameras but a full blown camera reviewing show with a hint of British.

Give it a try. Watch episodes of DigitalRev TV in YouTube and see for yourself. Reviewing photography products or products in general don't have to be a boring parade of facts. DigitalRev TV producers certainly know how to make product information both informative and fun. So sit back, have fun, and stay up to date in photography's top gear Seriously though, where did Kai get his British accent?

- Angelo L. Maralit
Hello Everyone!

I just want to let you all know that I uploaded my most recent photo shoot in the website. It is called "17% and UP." This one's is a lot smaller that my last one, in terms of number of photos, but it still took time so I reckon it would be worth sharing =D. To see the latest photo shoot you can either go to Photoshoots or simply click What's New and go from there. Hope you guys enjoy the photos! =D Once again, don't forget to send me your comments, suggestions and questions! More photos are on their way so keep visiting my site. Thanks!

Angelo Maralit
Hi All,

Today, I added a new "equipment" to my photography arsenal. You might wonder why the word equipment is inside quotations. That's because this equipment is a very useful device enabling yours truly to create product photography worthy enough to be advertised! And the best thing is it only cost me $0! That's right, it's free! Well, I had to build it myself but the parts are pretty much found in everyone's household.

So what is this equipment? I call it my very own "Studio in a Box" This nifty little thing is based on the Strobist blog's article called DIY: $10 Macro Studio. It works wonders and the photos are just amazing! To see the photos I created with this Studio in a Box, just click here. And to see what this "Studio in a Box" actually looks like, you can see a glimpse of it in "My Equipment" page. Enjoy the new content!