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Video Accessories That are a Must-Have

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Video Accessories That are a Must-Have

Photo by Jon Flobrant on Unsplash Let's face it - photography and videography are becoming more and more intertwined with every passing year. Years ago, I would've needed to carry a still camera and a video camera to get photos and video. Now, my Nikon D850 and my Sony a6300 fit the bill for photography and videography just fine. So that got me thinking... If a photographer wants to dive deeper into videography, what accessories would they need? Here's my list of video accessories that are a must-have. Video Accessories That are a Must-Have: Acratech Video Ballhead This sturdy, lightweight tripod head from Acratech offers...

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Cheap Camera Accessories You Should Never Leave Home Without

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Cheap Camera Accessories You Should Never Leave Home Without

Photo by DieterMeyrl via iStock When you are on a budget or just getting started, stretching that hard-earned dollar as far as you can, can be the difference between not having enough photography gear and sliding on through... Of course, you don't just want to slide by with the bare minimum, but you also don't want to spend a ton of money. That's where this list comes in. Below, I've outlined some of my favorite budget-friendly photography accessories. Whether you're a beginner, enthusiast, or a pro, this gear will work hard for you without busting your budget. Cheap Camera Accessory: Filters  ...

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Must-Have Gear for the Serious Landscape Photographer

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Must-Have Gear for the Serious Landscape Photographer

Photo by jk78 via iStock I think we all know that ultimately, capturing beautiful landscape photos is less about the gear and more about your creative eye and your skills as a photographer. But having the proper gear certainly doesn't hurt... There is an ocean of landscape photography gear out there, some good, some bad, and some in between. Below, I've outlined some of my personal favorite stuff, from camera bags to harnesses, rain covers to filters, and a few things in between. This is all gear that I've used in the field and found to be of value to me. I...

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Top Lens Filters of 2018

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Top Lens Filters of 2018

Image Credit: blackred via iStock One of the most important photography accessories you can own is a good set of filters. The operative word here is "good"... There's lots of dirt cheap filters out there that might entice you with a bargain basement price. However, those filters often use bargain basement materials, too. That's not what you want in front of your lens! Instead, investing in high-quality filters will get you better results - and more durable filters to boot. If you're in the market for new photo filters, consider any of the following as a good bet. Best Lens Filters: NiSi...

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