Selecting Equipment: Phone or Pro Camera?

Smartphone – why is it good or bad. Dumbbell, fixed weight.
              -Camcorder/DSLR – Barbell – Can adjust it down to the micro-pound and make it perfect for the              situation. Though it may be overwhelming and expensive, explain why it’s the better option than           a phone.

              -List of basic equipment: audio (zoom h1 and cheap lav is fine) wireless and or wired with diff     budgets. Add some cringe-worthy audio and video to compare. Cheap to expensive. 
              -equipment organization – avoid the clutter and utilize your pockets