Who needs a camera drone when you can make your GoPro action camera fly? Simply insert your GoPro, toss your Birdie (Make your camera fly) up into the sky and take your action photo skills to great new heights. Funded from an Indiegogo campaign, Birdie is a unique and affordable way to experience the beauty of aerial photography.
Don’t let your smartphone photos stagnate on your hard drive, print them out directly from your smartphone using this super handy instant printer. Great for sharing memorable photos instantly with friends. You can even add filters before printing using the app. Probably the funnest, most useful smartphone accessory. It even comes equipped with 5 packs of 10 sheets of film.
Fujifilm INSTAX wide is a must-have for retro camera lovers or instant film fanatics. Unlike traditional polaroid snapshots, photos are printed larger so they can really be seen and enjoyed. It comes with a close-up lense, allowing you to take memorable photos from an expanded range. Despite large and retro-looking photos, the best part about this camera is the candid moments and memories that will be captured and shared on the spot. Tagging a friend in a party photo or sending it by text just doesn’t have the same effect as handing over a tangible photo with the date scribbled on with a sharpie.
Read This If You Want to Take Great Photographs is probably the best comprehensive beginner's guide to photography. Written in a straightforward non-techie language, it’s one of the rare photography tutorials that won’t leave you questioning terms like “chromatic aberration”. Anyone who feels as though they’re not using their DSLR camera to its maximum potential should take the time to read this book.
Weighing less than half a pound, the Manfrotto Mini Tripod is probably the lightest, most compact, and most durable camera tripod on the market. To satisfy as many of your photography needs as possible, this genius tripod can be used as a tabletop tripod, a handheld tripod, and using one of Manfrotto’s KLYP cases for your phone, it can also be used as a smartphone camera tripod.