Can't think of what to get for your filmmaker friends this year? Don't worry! Our annual Holiday Gift Guide will give you plenty of ideas.
Oh, yay! Welcome to the holidays! It is time to put our lazy, procrastinating keisters into high tools and procure some creative gifts for our innovative loved ones. Luckily, our Holiday Gift Guide covers all sorts of tremendous filmmaking and photography gift ideas no matter what your budget looks like.
A camera stabilizer, or a gimbal, is a device designed to hold a camera in a manner that prevents or compensates for unwanted camera movement, such as "camera shake". It is a life-changing and must-have tool for filmmakers that guarentees smoother and stable footage.
Designed for mainstream mirrorless and DSLR cameras plus lens combos, the new ZHIYUN gimbal offers ultra-low latency image transmission in 1080p with a brand new TransMount Image Transmission Module while ViaTouch 2.0 allows your smartphone to function as a professional monitor and multi-functional remote controller. Combos like Sony A7Ⅲ+FE 24-70mm F2.8 and Canon 5D4+EF 24-70mm F2.8 can be perfectly balanced and stabilized on WEEBILL-S.
A good flash speedlite that offers high quality lighting is necessary for every photographer. The Godox V1 is a unique take on the portable flash design. Instead of the traditional rectangular flash head, it has a round head that produces a softer light spread and more pleasing light pattern than competing flashes.
A pocket-sized LED light is extremely useful to use for various occasions. It can be used as a decent fill light or rim light and it is easy to take with everywhere. It is an affordable yet very useful gift for your filmmaker friend. BOLING BL-P1 RGB LED video light is a professional mini video light for video shooting and filming creation. It features adjustable color temperature ranging from 3200-8500K, 0-360 full color, 360° Adjustable Support System, and 9 common simulations.
The D3 Pro is priced at $199, making it very suitable for all filmmakers on a budget. It is a super-cardioid on-camera shotgun microphone offering directional audio capture, adjustable gain and filtering, and broad device compatibility for videographers, YouTubers, and sound recordists.
It offers broadcast quality sound with superior off-axis sound performance. It features low noise circuitry, extremely low distortion THD (<0.1%), high-grade SNR (max. 84dB @-24dB sensitivity), 14mm Prepolarized Condensor Capsule.
If your friend shoots sports, there would be no better choice than gifting him/her an action camera gimbal. Hohem Isteady Pro 2 is compatible with GoPro Hero 7/6/5/4/3, sony RX0, SJCAM, YI cam, etc. and most of the action cameras with similar dimensions. It is with water splash-proof & beveled design. The 30°angled design on roll motor with longer support arm, making the action camera display obstruction free and always in your line of sight to capture what you want without any limits.
An affordable fisheye lens designed for mirrorless cameras. The value it delivers for the money can't be overstated.It is built with solid quality, and it's an appropriate size for MFT cameras. The focusing is well dampened and silky smooth, as is the click-less aperture ring.
This is our recommendation of gifts to photographers and filmmakers. You can visit our store to see more camera gears. You will definitely find something cool and special for your photographer/ filmmaker friend!