Maybe you just want to treat yourself to some video gear this holiday season. No matter who you’re shopping for, this is the perfect season to stock up on some video equipment (and maybe even score some major deals!) As professional videographers who have been in the industry for years, we know all about the best video gear. That’s why we’ve put together our ultimate gift guide for video content creators.
Keep reading for all of our top video gear recommendations!
This nifty little camera fits comfortably in the palm of your hand. But its tiny size doesn’t mean it skimps on features. The lightweight 4K camera offers high image quality, enhanced audio, and an AI editor. The DJI Pocket 2 is perfect for the video content creator who travels regularly and shoots videos on the go.
Looking for a broadcast quality, professional-grade microphone that won’t break the bank? The Rode SmartLav+ is your answer. This wearable, omnidirectional microphone is portable, discreet, comes with a Kevlar reinforced cable, and is compatible with iOS devices and select Android devices.
This flexible tripod’s ball-and-socket design ensures that you can secure your video equipment to virtually any surface. You can stand it up on a flat surface or even wrap it around a tree branch or a railing, ensuring that you always get your perfect shot. You can choose the Sport model for your smartphone (or other small device) or get the GorillaPod 3K (GorillaPod 3K Kit) for compact mirrorless cameras.
This very affordable ring light comes with a tripod stand and a phone holder, making it perfect for video content creators of all types. The tripod is lightweight but stable, and the ring light includes three different light modes (white, warm white, and warm yellow).
Side note: this ring is 10 inches. If you want to scale up to a larger version, check out the Neewer Ring Light Kit:18″/48cm.
The HP Sprocket is an instant photo printer that allows you to print on demand right from your phone. This slim, beautifully designed printer is portable, making it easy for you to take it virtually anywhere. It would make a great gift for teens, business owners, Realtors, and Instagrammers.