Gifts You Can Give Your Photographer Friend

Gifts You Can Give Your Photographer Friend

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Everyone wants to be loved and cared for. And one of the ways we show we care about people or and appreciate their impact in our lives is by giving them gifts. We shouldn’t forget that photographers are humans too, they want to be loved, cared for and also appreciated for the greatest gift they offer to humanity; which is preservation of memory.

Have you been wondering what gifts you can give your photographer friend or just an ordinary photographer who has rendered great services to you and you felt like appreciating him or her, well wonder no more.

Here is a lengthy list of gifts you can pick to give your photography. I will also be including a link that will make it easy for you to purchase them.

1. Lens Mug

Gifts You Can Give Your Photographer Friend

Photographers spend a lot of time behind the camera, in fact they spend more time on their computer, most of the time they stay awake all night. They need a to take coffee to keep them up. Think about it, who doesn’t like to drink from a lens. This is one gift am sure every photographer will appreciate.

Buy one

2. Lens Ball

Gifts You Can Give Your Photographer Friend

Lens ball is a highly transparent spheres made of optical glasses. It helps you see the world in a wider perspective.

Buy one

3. Camera Cleaning Kit

Gifts You Can Give Your Photographer Friend

One needs to cleanup to stay healthy, same way one needs to clean up the camera to keep it healthy. But you don’t just use anything to clean a camera, the appropriate cleaning tool needs to be used.

To buy this for your photographer wouldn’t be a bad thing

Allwin 7 In 1 Lens Cleaning Kit Set For Digital Camera

4. Gorilla Tripod

Gifts You Can Give Your Photographer Friend

Every photographer likes to have some kind of flexibility, being able to place a camera at certain angles attached to edges that can’t hold the camera if used without a gorilla tripod. No one will refuse this as a gift.

Buy one:

5. Lens Pen

Gifts You Can Give Your Photographer Friend

This is also a cleaning tool, but just for the lens. Some photographers use wrong materials to keep their camera lens clean, getting them this lens pen will go a long way in helping them.

Buy one

6. T-Shirt

Gifts You Can Give Your Photographer Friend

Giving someone a T-shirt is a good thing, but giving someone a T-shirt that speaks volume of what one does is better, and if you live in a temperate region, you can go for the hood.

7. Camera Strap

Gifts You Can Give Your Photographer Friend

Using the camera strap that comes with your camera makes you look ‘ordinary’ sometimes but using a fancy straps can boost your confidence as a photographer. Also when a photographer uses two cameras to cover an event, he can simply use one strap instead of two.

Buy one:

8. Smartphone Camera Grip

Gifts You Can Give Your Photographer Friend

Photographers and cinematographers don’t go everywhere with their camera, yet they find themselves wanting to capture a moment or record a video. As a photographer in all your getting get stability, and how can you get stability with smart phone without a smartphone camera grip.

If you know you a photographer or cinematographer that shoots often with mobile phone, well, you can get this for him or her

Buy one

9. Fancy Camera Case

Just like your phone jacket, cameras have their own jackets, aside protecting the surface, they also make the camera look beautiful.

But before you go ahead buying a camera jacket, you need to know the camera type of the photographer your are buying it for.

Buy one

10. Light Painting Tool

Every photographer likes to play with light to achieve an artistic look in a photograph. One of the ways to do this is with a light painting tools. There are different tools for light painting, such as: laser light, light wand, fire works, el wire etc. You won’t go wrong giving one of these out as a gift to a photographer

Buy one

11. Colour Gels

Still on the matter of playing with light, photographers like to modify the colours of their light too, and this can be done with a colour gel. Of course there are different types of colour gels, some for speedlight and and some for studio flash.

Buy one

12. Light Reflector

Reflectors always come in handy for a photographer. The truth is a photographer can never have enough, so what are you waiting for.

Buy one

13. Memory Card

Whats worse than a going out of space when shooting an event, let me guess, going out of space. So getting your photographer a memory card is not a bad idea.

Buy one

14. 3-in-1 Flash Grid

This is another light modifier that comes in very handy.

15. Lens Wristband

Little things are said to matter, and am sure this is one little thing that really matter.

16. Photography Necklace

Neclaces have always been a great gift. You can always get a necklace that has a photography related pendant.

Buy one

17. Battery Grip

Not bothering about changing battery in the middle of an event is a great thing, but how can one achieve this without a battery grip. Battery grip is a great gift, but before you buy one, know the camera type of the person you are buying it for. Here is a link to a different battery grips, pick one.

18. Multiple Card Reader

The truth is copying directly from the camera is slow compared to copying directly from the memory card. and sometimes photographers deal with different types memory cards that the slots are not available on their PC. hence the need for a multiple card reader.

Buy one for your photographer

19. Flash Drive

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I don’t think I need to emphasize the need of a flash to anyone.

Buy one

20. Memory Card Holder

One needs a place to keep the extra memory cards one has. A memory card holder is a very little thing that will save a photographer a lot of stress.

Buy one

21. Fish Eye Lens

Get this for your friend and he or she will create images that will help you see the world in a whole new perspective. But before buying one, you need to know the camera type.

22. Photography Car Plate

He or she has a car, this wouldn’t be a bad gift either.

23. External Hard Drive

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Having enough storage space is the fight every photographer is to win, getting your friend an external storage device will go a long way in helping him or her win this battle.

Buy one

24. Bottle Cap Tripod

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Stability is key, even with the smallest cameras and smart phones. Help your friends gain this stability by buying this for them.

Buy one

25. Remote Shutter Release

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Having a remote open doors to a lot of things in photography, with a remote you are able to do things like time laps, shoot on bulb mode etc.

Help your friend open this door by buying one

26. Smart Phone Lens

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Although small, this will really mean a lot to whom ever it is given to as a gift. Buy one now

27. Back Drops

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No one will reject this gift, trust me. As a photographer, we all want to own different types of backdrops. Buy one for your friend today

28. Canon Selphy CP1300 Printer

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I personally wouldn’t say no to this. Buy one

29. Camera Battery Holder

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Organization is very important, this battery holder will go a long way in helping one organize his or her things.

I hope you now know what to give your friend and photographer.

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