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Gift Guide: 11 picture perfect gifts for your photographer friends

Posted On: Nov 8, 2018   |   Posted By: TechCrunch

Gift Guide: 11 picture perfect gifts for your photographer friends

Photographers are tricky to get gifts for because every one of them has preferences they may already have spent years indulging. But we have blind spots, we photographers. We will spend thousands on lenses but never buy a proper camera bag, or properly back up our shots, or splurge for a gadget that makes certain shots ten times easier. Scroll on for gift recommendations that any photographer can appreciate.
Gnarbox or Western Digital backup drive
Okay, these are definitely expensive, so keep scrolling if you're on a budget, but they can also totally change how someone shoots. If your photographer/loved one tends to travel or go out into the wilderness when they shoot, a backup solution is a must. These drives act as self-contained rugged backup solutions, letting you offload your SD card at the end of a shoot and preview the contents, no laptop required.
They've been around for years but early ones were pretty janky and “professional” ones cost thousands. The latest generation, typified by the Gnarbox and...

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