Bethany Mota – Camera and Gear

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Bio

Bethany Noel Mota is an American YouTuber, vlogger, fashion designer, and singer whose YouTube channel has over 10 million subscribers. She was born on November 7, 1995, in Merced County, California, US. Mota currently lives in Los Angeles, California.

Bethany created her YouTube channel called „Macbarbie07“ on June 8, 2009. A fourteen-year-old girl rose to fame for her haul videos, in which she shows her fashion and style purchases via the Internet. She also uploaded makeup and hair tutorials, videos of outfit ideas, useful everyday tips e.t.c.

In December 2013, Mota launched her clothing, perfume and accessories line. Her followers occasionally give her creative ideas which she incorporates into her fashion design.

Her charisma and spontaneity attracted the attention of her peers, and a few years later she was named one of „The 25 Most Influential Teens“ of 2014 and 2015 by Time magazine.

In October 2014 she realized a song „Need You Right Now“ which has over 12 million views on YouTube. A year later she confirmed the possibility of her debut studio album. In August 2015 she uploaded a song named „Be Who You Wanna Be“ on her YouTube channel.

She served as a guest judge in „Project Runway“ and as a competitor on „Dancing with the Stars“ TV shows. In 2018, she participated „Celebrity Undercover Boss“ TV show.

Bethany has been nominated for several awards, and in 2014, she won the „Teen Choice Award“ in category „Choice Female Web Star“. The same year she was nominated for Entertainer of the year, and won the „Streamy Award“ in category „Fashion Program“.

Next year Mota won the „Teen Choice Award“ in category „Choice Web Star: Female“, and, in 2016, „Teen Choice“ named her  „Fashion/Beauty Web Star“. Bethany joined UNICEF Kid Power as a brand ambassador Kid Power Champion.

Her main channel has over 12 million subscribers, but she also has a YouTube channel called „Bethany’s Life“ which she uses for daily and travel vlogs. „Bethany`s Life “ has more than two million followers.

She collaborated with many other YouTubers, such as Logan Paul, Connor Franta, Alisha Marie e.t.c.

Bethany was born in Merced County, California. She grew up with her parents Tony and Tammy Mota, and her older sister Brittany. As a girl, she attended dance and acting classes, but she was home-schooled through most of her education.

She dated actor and martial artist Ryan Potter. Since 2016, she is in a relationship with YouTuber and dancer Dominic Sandoval.

Bethany is 5 ft 4 in (163 cm) tall, weighs about 117 lbs (53 kg).

Equipment

Cameras

Bethany Mota uses Canon EOS 5D Mark IV camera, Canon EOS 70D, and Canon PowerShot G5 X digital camera. She also uses Canon EF 16-35mm lens.

Lighting

Since she makes many makeup tutorials she has to have a good lighting kit. We think that she uses the CowboyStudio softbox lighting kit, and Neewer 18 inches ring light.

Microphone

She uses a Sennheiser MKE 400 camera microphone.

Headphones

YouTube star uses black and purple Beats Solo2 headphones. She also uses Frends Taylor gold and white headphones.

Drone

Bethany has a DJI Inspire drone.

Laptop and Software

Bethany uses Apple MacBook Pro13 laptop for editing and posting videos on YouTube. She uses Adobe Premiere Pro video editing software.

Income and Net Worth

According to the Socialblade.com channel named „Bethany Mota“ earns $104 to $1.7K monthly and between $1.3K and $20K a year. According to data from the same site, a channel named „Bethany`s Life“ earns $2 to $ 30 a month, and $22 to $360 a year.

In an estimate by some other sites, her net worth as of 2019 is over $2.2 million.

Social profiles

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