Rosealyn's Top Tech and Gear Picks for Growing Content Creators

7/7/20243 min read

Black and silver headphones on black and silver microphone- a blurry computer monitor is in the back
Black and silver headphones on black and silver microphone- a blurry computer monitor is in the back


Hey there, content creators! Ready to elevate your production quality to the next level? I've got you covered with her top tech and gear recommendations. Whether you're upgrading your microphones, headsets, cameras, or even your office supplies, this guide has everything you need. Let's dive in- remember links shared here may be affiliate links, and I may earn commission if you choose to shop with me!

Audio Gear: Microphones, Headsets, and Headphones

First up, let's talk audio. A high-quality microphone can make a world of difference. If you're looking for a headset, look for those with excellent sound quality and comfort for those long recording sessions. Don't forget to consider those offering noise cancellation and high-fidelity sound. At this point, you'll separate your microphone from your headset and have a standalone microphone.

Elgato Wave:3 - Premium Studio Quality USB Condenser Microphone Kit

Elgato Wave Mic Arm

Audiotechnica AT2020 Microphone

Microphone Shock Mount with Pop Filter

Boom Arm

6 Pack Egg Crate Foam Cushion 2" Thick

Go XLR Audio Interface

Rode Pod Mic

Rod PSA-1 Boom Arm

Visual Gear: Cameras and Webcams

Next, let's focus on your visual setup. A good camera is essential for producing sharp, professional-looking videos. The Canon EOS M50 is a fantastic mirrorless camera that's perfect for vloggers and streamers. If you're on a budget, the Logitech C920 HD Pro Webcam provides great quality at a fraction of the cost. Both options will make sure you look your best on camera.

Logitech C920x HD Pro Webcam

Logitech Brio 4K Webcam

Canon EOS M50 Mark II (w/ EF-M15-45mm STM kit)

JEBUTU Super Clamp

Canon Interface Cable IFC-600PCU

Lighting: Brighten Up Your Setup

Lighting can make or break your video quality. The Neewer Ring Light Kit is a popular choice among content creators, providing even, flattering light. For more flexibility, consider the Elgato Key Light Air, which offers adjustable brightness and color temperature to suit any shooting condition. Good lighting will make your content stand out and look professional. You should be able to make due with a two light system- one being your key light and one to highlight a background. You can also choose a RGB "flavor light."

UBeesize LED Video Light Kit, 2Pcs

Two (2) Regetek 18-43 Inch Desk Mounting Stand

IVISII G2 Pocket RGB Camera Light

Peripherals: Computer Mice, Keyboards, and Capture Cards

Don't overlook the importance of peripherals! A responsive mouse and keyboard can enhance your workflow. If you're streaming, a capture card can help you share high-quality gameplay footage with your audience.

Corsair M65 RGB Ultra Wireless Tunable FPS Wireless Gaming Mouse

Glorious GMMK2 Keyboard 96% (Includes Standard Braided USB-C

Cherry Silent Black Switches

AVerMedia Capture Card GC513 Live Gamer Portable 2 Plus, 4K

Elgato HD60 X External Capture Card

Anker 7-Port USB 3.0 Data Hub with 36W Power Adapter

UGREEN HDMI Switch 4K@60Hz • Bi-Directional HDMI Switcher 2 in 1 Out

Elgato Stream Deck

Office Supplies: Create a Comfortable Workspace

Last but not least, your office supplies! Ensure your workspace is both functional and comfortable. An ergonomic chair can prevent back pain during long editing sessions. A good desk, such as from Vari, offers height adjustability to keep you comfortable whether you prefer sitting or standing. Don't forget to keep your space organized with cable management solutions and desk organizers.

WALI Premium Dual LCD Monitor Desk Mount

Two (2) HP VH240a 23.8-inch Full HD 1080p IPS LED Monitor

Vari Desk Electric Standing Desk 60x30

Under Desk Cable Management Tray, No Drill

Keyboard and Mouse Wrist Pad with Removable Washable Covers

Get Creating

There you have it- my top tech and gear recommendations for content creators. Investing in quality equipment can significantly enhance your production quality and make your content shine. Happy creating!