About Elyse

Hi! I am Elyse, a 29 year old Entrepreneur from Sydney, Australia who is video obsessed! My family has always loved filming videos and recording memories. It all started with my Grandfather who was an early-adopter of the video camera. With video becoming so popular I have decided to turn learn as much as I can about this booming industry and share my knowledge along the way on this blog.
6 10, 2017

How to speed up video editing using any software

By |2017-10-11T21:49:01+11:00October 6th, 2017|Categories: Video Editing, Video Editing Software|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Video editing can be a laborious task. Besides the many developments in video editing software it is still a very manual process and depending on the type of video can take hours to get to the end product. While practice makes perfect and the more you edit the quicker you get there are actually some tricks [...]

4 10, 2017

How to create a Udemy Course

By |2018-03-02T21:45:27+11:00October 4th, 2017|Categories: Entrepreneurship, Tutorials, Videos|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Have you been looking for ways to earn a passive income and seen a lot of people recommend creating a Udemy course? This is definitely a great idea but it does come with some initial hustle before you get to enjoy that passive income life. At Synoply we try to bring you as much information as [...]

3 10, 2017

5 reasons I like Vlogging

By |2017-10-10T13:20:01+11:00October 3rd, 2017|Categories: Vlogs, YouTube|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

I have been vlogging for about 3 months now and thought it might be time to share how I am feeling about the whole experience. To be perfectly honest my feelings are a bit mixed and I can't say for certain yet whether vlogging is something that I will do for the rest of my life [...]

2 10, 2017

Consistency is the key to success on YouTube

By |2017-10-12T12:54:50+11:00October 2nd, 2017|Categories: YouTube|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

I must have watched hundreds of hours of other YouTubers talking about what they think the key to their success has been and over and over the response is always consistency. Many talk about the years and years that they consistently uploaded videos even though they had little or no followers. The majority of YouTubers actually rate [...]

1 10, 2017

Cheap lighting setup for YouTube under $100

By |2017-11-16T19:19:14+11:00October 1st, 2017|Categories: Equipment Reviews, YouTube|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

I am in the process of setting up my home YouTube studio and just purchased my lights. If you have read some of my previous posts you will know I chose to rent my camera for the studio and ended up picking the Canon 70D. When it came to lighting I thought I would probably end [...]

30 09, 2017

Why you should have a YouTube Uniform

By |2017-11-27T21:54:11+11:00September 30th, 2017|Categories: YouTube|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Before starting Synoply I filmed some videos for my company and while I enjoyed the process and wanted to film more videos I noticed very quickly that there were quite a few excuses that kept popping up over and over again as to why I couldn’t. One of the ones that came up the most was [...]

27 09, 2017

How to Choose the Right Memory Card for 4K Video

By |2017-09-28T11:56:27+10:00September 27th, 2017|Categories: Equipment Reviews|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

I recently received the Canon 70D DSLR camera I rented for my home YouTube studio and when I went to film I realised it didn't come with a memory card. I honestly can't remember the last time I purchased a memory card and they aren't cheap so I did a bit of research before purchasing. I [...]

26 09, 2017

Why your iPhone or Smarphone should be your first vlogging camera

By |2017-11-13T22:49:52+11:00September 26th, 2017|Categories: Equipment Reviews, Vloggers, Vlogs, YouTube|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

I recently started vlogging (you can check out my vlogs over on our YouTube channel here) and I made the decision that I would start by using my iPhone to film my vlogs. While there are a lot of affordable vlogging cameras out there being new to vlogging I didn't want to make an investment in [...]

25 09, 2017

Are you wondering ‘where can I fly my drone’?

By |2017-09-28T13:51:13+10:00September 25th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Have you just purchased a drone and are wondering where you can fly it? I recently just had the same experience and came across the Australian Governments Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) 'Can I fly there' app and no matter where you are in Australia it will tell you whether you can fly there or not. [...]

24 09, 2017

Want to know what camera and equipment Youtubers use? Check out kit.com

By |2017-09-28T14:23:52+10:00September 24th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

If you are setting up your own Youtube channel and want to know what gear your favourite Youtubers use then go no further than https://kit.com. Creators are able to set-up their own profiles and create boards showing all the equipment they are currently using whether it is for vlogging or in their YouTube studio. You can [...]

22 09, 2017

Summer in the City London YouTube Festival 2018

By |2017-09-29T13:08:11+10:00September 22nd, 2017|Categories: Tech Events, Vloggers, YouTube|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

    Summer in the City is the UK’s largest YouTube and online video festival. The event is for everyone with an interest in online video, whether they be creators, viewers, or industry professionals looking to gain more of an insight into the YouTube community. Since its inception in 2009, Summer in the City [...]

21 09, 2017

3 tips for Smartphone Vlogging

By |2017-11-13T22:48:06+11:00September 21st, 2017|Categories: Vlogs|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

You may have read our previous post about how we think your smartphone should be your first vlogging camera. If you are taking our advice and have started vlogging using your smartphone below are 3 tips on how you can take your smartphone vlogging to the next level. Add stabilisation and distance One of the biggest [...]

19 09, 2017

The best vlogs of New York Fashion Week 2017

By |2017-10-10T18:25:14+11:00September 19th, 2017|Categories: Vloggers, Vlogs|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Want to know what goes on behind the scenes as a fashion blogger during New York Fashion Week? What is it like to sit front row, do you get clothes for free and how do you make it in the fashion industry. Aimee Song answered all of these questions in her daily vlogs from New York [...]

6 09, 2017

How computers can help the creative process – Vivid Sydney Human and Machine event

By |2017-10-12T08:29:15+11:00September 6th, 2017|Categories: Tech Events|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Earlier this year I attended an event as part of Vivid Festival on the topic of how computers can help the creative process. I recently re-read some of my notes and thought they may be worth sharing. I have listed who the panellists were further down in this post but the general consensus was that computers [...]

5 09, 2017

Video Content, Editing, Marketing and Social trends for 2017

By |2017-10-12T08:17:22+11:00September 5th, 2017|Categories: Market Insights|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Video on Mobile Mobile video traffic accounts for 60% of total mobile data traffic in 2016 (Cisco Visual Networking Index: Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast Update, 2016–2021) 78% of the world's mobile data traffic will be video by 2021 (Cisco Visual Networking Index: Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast Update, 2016–2021) Mobile video will increase 9-fold between 2016 and 2021 [...]

1 09, 2017

Why you should rent your first Youtube Studio Camera

By |2017-11-28T08:58:24+11:00September 1st, 2017|Categories: Equipment Reviews, YouTube|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

If you have read some of my previous posts you would see that I am a big advocate vlogging with your smartphone camera when you start out and not investing into any fancy equipment. Viewers tend to be more forgiving of poorer quality footage when it is shot vlog style; however, when you are filming a video in [...]

31 08, 2017

My 3 strange YouTube obsessions

By |2017-10-10T16:24:16+11:00August 31st, 2017|Categories: YouTube|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Have you ever come across a random video on YouTube, watched it and then found yourselves hours later way down deep in the rabbit hole that is YouTube watching consecutive videos on this random topic you have now seemingly become obsessed with? Not only is it bad enough you spent hours watching videos on that day [...]

26 08, 2017

Co-streaming is the latest trend in social video

By |2017-08-27T18:13:18+10:00August 26th, 2017|Categories: Facebook, Video Streaming|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The launch of Instagram stories had one of the biggest impacts in social media video in the last 12 months and it has left many people asking what's next in social video? At Synoply we are constantly monitoring video trends and predict that the next big thing in social media video is going to be co-streaming. [...]

25 08, 2017

Udemy Course Review: YouTube Masterclass – Your Complete Guide to YouTube

By |2017-08-25T20:46:52+10:00August 25th, 2017|Categories: Tutorials|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

I am very excited to announce that we are going to be launching our YouTube channel in the coming weeks. While we have dabbled in YouTube before we decided to do some research before launching our channel. We want to hit the ground running with producing high-quality videos that will get us a following as quickly [...]

24 08, 2017

VidCon Australia 2017 Featured Creator Profile – Study with Jess

By |2017-08-25T22:04:06+10:00August 24th, 2017|Categories: VidCon, Vloggers, YouTube|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Click this image to go to the Study with Jess YouTube Channel How would you describe your vlog? I started my YouTube channel 2 years ago when I noticed a gap in the online content that provided students with both informative and supportive videos. I wanted to create a channel that not only helped [...]

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