Whether you’re trying to find the perfect gift for your friend getting started in video or whether you need a list of video gift ideas for yourself, we’ve put together the ultimate Video Gear Gift Guide, packed full of gear to up your game.
We’ve organized this guide based on the setup you’re looking to improve for yourself or a friend! You’ll see some great product suggestions for…
+ The Desk Setup
+ The Mobile Setup
+ The Studio Setup
+ The On Location Setup
+ A Bonus Gift (for those wanting to learn)
Read on to the end to see how you could WIN one of these packages for you or for a friend!
PACKAGE VALUE: $155
- External USB Webcam (PRICE: $70.48)
Our own VP of Content Strategy, Jason Sheffield, uses this webcam for the videos he records in his office, including our weekly show, The BombCast. It shows off a wider view so he can incorporate multiple guests. It also handles low-light situations better than your built-in webcam.
- USB Microphone (PRICE: $69.99)
You could have a great quality video but if the sound is bad, your viewers will notice right away. Keep your video AND sound high quality with this USB Microphone. This is also beneficial for those wanting to turn their videos into podcasts!
- Desk LED Light (PRICE: $14.50)
Camera lighting is a hard thing to get right. Though natural light can be best, sometimes the lighting isn’t great during the most convenient times to shoot video. A simple desk light like this one can dramatically improve the quality of your video.
PACKAGE VALUE: $310
- Selfie Stick ($8.99)
This is a great gift for someone who’s too embarrassed to buy a selfie stick for themselves. We all may joke about selfie sticks but in reality, it can help stabilize your videos, and gives you the ability to record a wider area and put yourself into a scene.
- Mini Mobile Tripod ($16.99)
This tripod can be really handy in all sorts of situations! It has flexible legs so you can wrap it around different surfaces while you take your video. It’ll also help you stabilize your phone, so your video isn’t shaky.
- Cell Phone Wide Angle Lens ($31.99)
If you’re taking a home tour video and trying get everything in a shot or if you’re simply trying to fit multiple people in the frame, this will solve your problems.
- Compact On Camera Mic ($52.30)
Sound is important – especially if you’re not filming in your quiet office space. Keep this camera mic handy to improve your sound – no matter where you’re filming.
- DJI Osmo 2 ($119)
The DJI Osmo is like a selfie stick but takes things to the next level. Your videos will be smooth and perfectly stabilized when you use this gimbal.
PACKAGE VALUE: $673.93
- Lightweight Tripod ($14.99)
One important thing needed for a studio set up is a good tripod. This one is great because it’s lightweight and can easily move from room to room if needed.
- On-Camera Microphone ($49.95)
This is a must have for anyone recording evergreen videos in their studio. If a video is going to be used again and again, it should have great sound – and this mic will do the trick.
- Studio Lighting Set ($109.99)
Most video pros would be thrilled to get this great studio light set up. Natural lighting changes throughout the day so this ensures you’ll always have great, professional lighting!
- Mevo Plus Video Camera ($499)
Use this camera to do a LIVE stream or to record great video for later. “Create a multi-camera production from a single Mevo Plus. Tap to cut, pinch to zoom or swipe to pan with the exclusive Live Editing suite. Enable Autopilot and let Mevo’s advanced AI do the editing for you.”
PACKAGE VALUE: $408
- Lapel Mic Clip-on for Smartphone ($24.24)
This mic is so convenient for video on-the-go! It’ll ensure quality sound even when you’re walking around outside filming your videos.
- Smartphone Micro & Wide Angle Lens ($34.99)
External lenses can make such a big difference for your videos! A lot of video pros will use a wide angle lens to fit more in the shot. The micro lens can be used to get high quality close up shots for B-Roll.
- DJI Osmo Pocket ($349)
We’ve been fans of DJI products so we were very excited to see this new product – the DJI Osmo Pocket. “As the smallest 3-axis stabilized handheld camera DJI has ever designed, the compact and intelligent Osmo Pocket turns any moment into a cinematic memory.”
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Do you want a chance to win one of these packages for you or a friend? Head to this Facebook Page Post and comment for a chance to win! We’ll shoot you a Facebook message to see which package you’d love most. The winners will be announced during a Facebook LIVE event on December 20th.