Camera equipment for making classroom videos

What equipment do you need to start making youtube videos? Below is a list of essentials you can purchase on

You don’t need a lot of expensive equipment to start making videos for your classes. If you want to stay within a budget, you can simply use your iPhone with a simple editing program. But if you want to do just a little better, we recommend some or all of the equipment below.

Camera: Canon 90d

Tripod: Neewer 72.4-Inch Aluminum Camera Tripod Monopod

Microphone: Rode Wireless Microphone Rode Shoot Gun Microphone

Backdrop: Green Screen

Lights: LED Video Lights, RGB Video Lights

Computer: Apple Macbook pro 14″

Storage: ScanDisk 32 Gigs 3-pack

Audio: Zoom Audio Recorder

Book: Make Your Own Youtube Videos

Action Camera: AKASO V50 Pro Native 4K30fps 20MP WiFi Action Camera

Richard Carrigan, MSE

Richard Carrigan has been an educator for over 30 years and a filmmaker for the past ten years. He has experience teaching English as a Second Language in Asia and teaching university students in the United States. He earned his undergraduate degree from Loma Linda University and his graduate degree from Shenandoah University.