Private Investigator Equipment

#107: 11 Ways to Resize or Compress Photos

In this article I will share with you 11 different websites, software programs or ways to either change the size of the photo or to make the files size of the photo smaller. The file size of a photo needs to be small enough to email an investigative report with pictures in it or to send a client photos directly without ...

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#104: Private Investigator Weapons – What Weapons Are Being Used – Podcast #69

http://traffic.libsyn.com/privateinvestigatoradvicehq/PIA_069_podcast_for_libsyn.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download A viewer of one of my videos asked if I could discuss two topics.  The first topic he wanted me to discuss was surveillance vehicles.  Luck for me I already discussed the topic and anyone else interested in my thoughts on it can click here for that blog, podcast and video. The second ...

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#103: HD500 1080P Spy Pen Camera Review by a Private Investigator

Teton Webstores reached out to me at the end of 2015 and asked that I conduct a review of their Spy Pen Camera from www.penrecorderpro.com.  Their particular model for this camera is the HD500.  Though I have reviewed a spy pen camera in the past I was particularly interested in their version of it because their model allowed for covering up ...

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#102: 7 Tips and Considerations When Buying a Video Camera for Surveillance

A video camera surveillance is a very important thing for a private investigator. Over the years I have found small important things to take into consideration when purchasing a video camera that most people might miss.  Generally speaking video cameras are not cheap and you will likely only buy one until it breaks and needs to be replaced.  I would personally ...

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#99: Targus Laptop Charger plus USB Tablet/Smartphone Charger review

I am not in the habit writing about laptop chargers but since I had to purchase one recently due to my laptop charger failing I thought it was worth sharing this awesome laptop charger from Targus I stumbled upon. The Targus Laptop Charger plus USB Tablet/Smartphone charger is that back up (or primary) charger that everyone should have for the ...

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#98: 1/4 Inch Screw Mini Ball Head for Monopod Review

I know the first think you are going to ask is what the heck is and how does it work. Let me share with you my experience and thoughts on this inexpensive accessory for you monopod or tripod. The mini ball head adapter for a tripod or monopod is an excellent attachment for a private investigator to have.  The ball ...

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#91: Should You Leave Law Enforcement For a P.I. Career? PIA# 064

http://traffic.libsyn.com/privateinvestigatoradvicehq/PIA_64_final_to_send.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadI received an email from Steve who lives in Canada.  Steve has a dream of starting his home private investigation company.  Below is Steve’s email:   Hello Andrew, My name is Steeve and I live in XXXX, Canada. I am listening your podcast and it helped me to learn more about the P.I. career. I ...

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Surveillance Equipment- Private Investigator Advice Podcast #46

http://traffic.libsyn.com/privateinvestigatoradvicehq/PIA_46_audio_final_to_send.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download I wrote about surveillance equipment a year or two ago and the list I provided would allow for any private investigator the opportunity to be successful in the field.   I thought I had done a podcast about it but after checking I apparently hadn’t.  In this podcast I basically elaborate on the ...

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