There are very few digital equipments out there, that have as many accessories as the digital camera. Here’s an overview of all the Digital Camera Accessories.
This is going to be a lengthy list considering that accessories for the camera can be too many.
I guess you would have some understanding of the popularity of this gadget, as almost everybody would have a camera to capture their precious moments.
But the application of a camera can go far beyond that.
Be it the show business, wildlife photography, forensics, a camera does play a vital role. And we have only mentioned just some of the areas where these are used.
So depending on the needs of the application, the digital camera accessories could vary. And because these products can get really expensive at the higher end, you have camera accessories to ensure adequate protection to these gadgets.
Although there are many camera accessories, here are some of the more important ones that should be a part of any photographer’s gear bag. Depending on the type of photography you do, this list could vary though.
- A tripod: A must for any photographer. There are many occasions when light conditions aren’t good, in which case you need the extra stability to capture crisp, sharp images. Even a a little camera shake can cause blurring in the final photo. A tripod is especially useful when shooting close-ups of flowers and small creatures.
- Remote shutter release: Even when your camera is mounted on the tripod, the simplest action like pushing the shutter button can still cause camera shake and prevent you from taking the sharpest images. This camera accessory works in a couple of ways – connected by a cable to the camera or using an infrared connection to activate the shutter.
- A good circular polarising filter: Important to cut down glare and reflections off shiny surfaces. If you are landscape photographer you will really benefit from a polariser (sky looks bluer, vegetation looks greener). Always remember to use a polarising filter that is equivalent or of higher quality to your lens. There is no point in putting bad glass in front of good glass.
These are some important digital camera accessories that you need to have in your camera bag. You need to choose which ones will serve your particular needs the best.
Digital Camera Accessories
Batteries & Chargers
Filters related Accessories
Lens & related Accessories
Light Boxes & Loupes
Light Meters & Accessories
Tripod & Monopod Accessories
Digital Picture Frame Screen Protector Foils
Digital Photo Viewers
Photo Studio related
Professional Video Accessories
Though you’ll use much fewer than the ones listed here, as you become more experienced with your skills, you will definitely want to explore more, and that is when your list of digital camera accessories will start increasing.