Written by Andrew Tower – SmugMugger, writer, photographer.
They’re here! They’re finally here! The holidays are on in full force, and between the tinsel tossing and mistletoe hanging, the month of December can get pretty hectic. If you missed some of the great deals from Black Friday or Cyber Monday, don’t worry, we’ve still got you covered. Luckily, the ever-talented destination wedding photographer, photographic educator, and SmugMug ambassador, Brett Florens, has put together a little video gift guide to make sure your gift giving this year is top notch. Then again, you may just find a few things in there to add to your own list, who knows?
Grab the Neo2 from Rotolight for a bicolor, hybrid lighting solution that’s both portable and affordable. You can control the white balance temperature to give a beautifully steady, constant light source, or use the Neo 2 as an LED flash with zero recycle time.
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Two must-have accessories if you hate the glare and flare of the sun when you’re trying to compose and review photos on your camera. The HoodEYE is a comfortable viewfinder cup that seals out distracting sunlight when you’re looking through the viewfinder, and the HoodLoupe is an ingenious rubber piece you can use to view or magnify your LCD when you want to review photos on-camera on bright days.
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Snag one of BlackRapid’s versatile, comfortable, and unique, sliding camera straps at a discount for your favorite photographer. Brett likes the Sport Breathe version that gives him all-day comfort for long shoots and lets him work hands free when he needs to help his clients with posing.
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4. SmugMug subscription
Your photos will look great on SmugMug, and you’ll get the peace of mind you deserve knowing your entire catalog will be safe and secure. Selling prints or digital downloads is a piece of cake, and you get a full suite of marketing features, including custom domains, boutique packaging, and customized coupon creation.
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Brett currently has five fantastic tutorial books for wedding and portrait photographers looking to up their game. All are published by Amherst Media and are available on amazon.com.
Brett also produces insightful and informative tutorial videos through his website. For a limited time you can cut the cost in half and learn new skills for your photography passion or business.
50% off when you use the coupon code SMUGBRETT