RaffyTaphy ASMR – Gear and Short Biography

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Bio

RaffyTaphy (Rafael ???) ASMR is an American YouTuber and an ASMR artist. He was born on September 13, 1994 in Cuba. While he was kid, his parents moved to United States. He currently lives in California.

RaffyTaphy ASMR used to live in Ohio, but while he was on University, he was living in Gainesville, Florida. He wanted to become a doctor but he ended up studying mechanical engineering.

Before becoming ASMR artist he wanted to make music and do Rap, he got the Blue Yeti to experiment with recording. Eventually he stumbled on ASMR and decided to try doing it. He was surprised that his channel became so popular and that pushed him to record more as he felt obligated to his fans.

Currently in July 2019 Rafael has 510.000 subscribers.

Rafael has a younger brother. He is 5 ft 8 in (172 cm) tall.

Beside English he is also fluent in Spanish language.

Equipment

RaffyTaphy began his ASMR career with quite basic equipment. Over time he upgraded some of the gear but he remained loyal to Blue Yeti microphone…

Microphone

RaffyTaphy uses Blue Yeti microphone. He also has pair of or Rode NT5 microphones connected to Scarlett 2i2 Audio Interface.

Camera

He is one of the rare ASMR artists with a Nikon camera. He uses Nikon D5200 DSLR with a Tamron 10-24mm F/3.5-4.5 Di-II VC HLD lens. Raffy first videos were recorded with a smartphone.

Tripod

Rafael uses Sirui ET 2204 carbon fiber tripod which comes with 6 years warranty. It is paired with a Sirui Vh-10 Aluminum Professional Fluid head.

Lighting

We don’t know which lighting equipment and setup does he use.

Computer and Software

RaffyTaphy uses Windows 10 and Adobe Premiere CC for editing videos. His computer specs are unknown.

Earnings and Income

SocialBlade web site estimates that RaffyTaphy ASMR earns anywhere between $413 and $6.6K monthly. We at Equipment Nerd estimate, judging by his monthly channel views, that he gets somewhere around $1.200 per month.

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