Got a little more to spend? Here’s more great gift ideas while keeping the budget under control!
G4Free Multi-Functional Tactical Messenger Bag, Black $21. An inexpensive “tactical” bag that can double a as a camera bag or a “murse” (man-purse)
Streamlight 66118 Stylus Pro Black LED Pen Flashlight with Nylon Holster –$18.50 A smoking LED flashlight that is small, powerful and runs on AAA batteries. Nuff Said.
Gaffer Tape $16. Yep, this is the real deal. It’s like duct tape for photographers. It is designed to hold that light or stick that cord down, and then when you are done, you can remove it and it doesn’t leave a bunch of stick goo behind! Safe for carpets and most fabrics too!
Ape Case Cubeze Interior Case for Cameras – Black/Yellow (ACQB33): $11.92 Convert that cool tactical bag into a proper camera case with this insert. Choose different sizes to fit your bag and make any bag a camera bag!
Sugru. $22. for 8 packets. Removable, rubbery glue or photo grip. Awesome stuff. I fixed my shoes, I made a grip for my camera, I fixed the freezer door…
Anker Ergo Mouse. $19.99 Want to try a wireless ergo mouse and not break the bank? Anker makes cool stuff!
Light Stand.$16. Yeah you will need that for your Neewer Softbox.
Softbox Stand Bracket: $11. and you will need this too! This holds the flash on the stand, inside the softbox.
Reticam: $24.99 The best way to put your cameraphone on a tripod!
Neewer 43-inch / 110cm 5-in-1 Collapsible Multi-Disc Light Reflector. $16.50 You need a few of these around, but no worries as they collapse to save space
Sandbags for light stands. Light stands need to be weighted down sometimes. Hint fill these with “Pea gravel” not sand. I they ever leak, to you want to be the photographer that got sand everywhere?
SMARSTAR Canvas Men Boys Classical Single Shoulder Cross Body Bag-
$22.50 Dark Khaki by Smarstar. Finally, a “murse” (man-purse) that is manly!
Pick-a-palooza: How did this get here? Because lots of photo enthusiasts are also guitar players! This gadget trim guitar picks out of old credit cards, hotel room keys and more. It’s just fun and cool!
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