Are you shopping for a photographer and want to get them the ultimate gift? This quick list of last minute gift ideas (with a bonus for the extra-special photographers) will surely help you find the perfect gift.
The easy route…a Gift Card
Amazon has them in all designs, colors and denominations and can be delivered immediately
1. Canon/Nikon Lens Coffee Mug
Canon Model starting at $17.00 here
Nikon Model starting at $15.99 here
2. A Nifty Fifty
You can’t go wrong getting one of these for your favorite photographer!
Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II Camera Lens for $109.99 here
Nikon 35mm f/1.8G AF-S DX starts at $196.95 here
3. A Digital Photo Frame
They come in many different sizes to showcase their favorite photos.
This 12″ Digital Photo Frame is available for $99.99 here
4. A Smart Phone Camera Lens Kit
This kit fits most cell phones and can be purchased for $64.99 here
5. A Flexible Gorillapod Tripod
Perfect for the adventurous photographer, this tripod will attach to almost anything you can think of
This Gorillapod, capable of holding a 12oz camera, starts at $18.00 here
The SLR version of the Gorillapod (seen below) capable of holding up to 6.6lbs is available for $49.95 here
Kind of geeky and definitely fun, these t-shirts are a great idea for your photographer! Click on the photo for pricing, sizes and colors available.
7. Fashion Accessories
Charms, bracelets, earrings and more! Click on the photo for pricing and options.
8. Signs and Stickers
Get your photographer their own stickers and signs!
9. A Camera Sling
I own one and I think everyone should. “Kiss your neckstrap goodbye!”
The Carry Speed Strap is available here for $49.95 (sold out as of 12/18/2013)
Another option is the highly reviewed Black Rapid Camera Strap, available for $61.95 here
10. A Super-Lightweight Tripod
This carbon tripod has a quick-release 3-way head and is built to be transportable without compromising on stability. It uses a next-generation carbon tubing that provide consistent advantages over aluminum tubing in terms of rigidity, lightness and stability. The lightweight head (with quick release camera plate) provides a high level of precision, with independent controls all three axes of movement.
Purchase the Manfrotto Carbon Tripod Kit with 3-Way Head for $289.62 here
BONUS – A Full-Frame DSLR Camera (For the Extra Special Photographer)
They are a bit pricey, but they will but a huge smile on almost any photographer’s face. Go ahead, treat them extra special this year 🙂