Unleash your creative side, capture stunning stills and video, and podcast and vlog like a pro. Here’s all the gear you’ll need this Christmas.
CANON EOS M50 MARK II MIRRORLESS CAMERA
This is a gift for photographers and content creators alike – in both senses of the word. Compact but full of cutting-edge camera tech and processing power, and with a large OLED viewfinder and Vari-Angle touchscreen, the M50 lets you shoot stunning stills and 4K video in-camera, even if the light isn’t optimal. And if you want to experiment, the Vertical Video setting lets you play with shot lengths and angles. Get creative!
NIKON Z fc MIRRORLESS CAMERA
The retro design alone will prove irresistible, but this classic Nikon is also packed with features that make content creation and vlogging a breeze. Capture video in 4K UHD and experiment with the slow-motion movie setting and over 20 Creative Picture Control effects. Intuitive controls take care of ISO, shutter speed, and exposure to quickly capture the moment, and the Vari-Angle LCD touchscreen is designed for vloggers – and, it performs well in low light.
FUJIFILM INSTAX MINI II INSTANT KIT
Preserve the moment on a physical, printed photograph – just like in the good old days – with the complete kit to get you snapping and sharing pics instantly. This set has everything you need: a Fujifilm Instax Mini 11 camera, camera base, ten sheets of Instax Mini film, and a photo album that holds 40 snaps. The point-and-click Instax Mini is a fun and simple way to immortalise Christmas cheer and is perfect for kids of all ages.
SONY ZV-E10 MIRRORLESS VLOG CAMERA
A camera that does all the work for you, the ZV-E10 features an image sensor that’s larger than most for professional-looking stills and video, and footage remains stable even when you’re on the move. Vloggers and content creators who want great-looking product review videos have everything right at their fingertips, including a Product Showcase setting, Vari-Angle LCD screen, fast autofocus, and clear voice recording even when it’s windy.
INFLUENCER RGB TUBE LIGHT
It might look a bit like a lightsaber, but this bright 17.5W RGB LED light tube is ideal for illuminating the office, studio, or outdoor setting, and perfect for vloggers and content creators who are after a simple lighting solution that can be customised to suit their needs. Fully portable along with a lightweight 1.6m tripod, it’s simple to set up and adjust via the LED display, and is USB rechargeable.
JOBY GORILLAPOD CREATOR KIT
This smartphone tripod is a great pressie for vloggers, especially ones going solo or creating on the move. The GripTight Smart Mount will hold a phone up to Pro Max size and is adjustable for both portrait and landscape, while the GorillaPod legs will wrap themselves securely around objects if the subject demands an interesting angle. And the Wavo Mobile microphone on the top will enhance the internal audio of the phone. Convenient, hands-free creation.
BLUE YETI USB MICROPHONE
Whether you’re podcasting, game streaming, singing, or on a video call, the Blue Yeti records studio-quality audio effortlessly with easy and full control over the recording process, from pattern selection and microphone gain to headphone volume adjustment and instant mute. There are four pattern modes – cardioid, stereo, omnidirectional and bidirectional – and it’s fully adjustable for multiple angles. Simply connect to your computer via USB and sync with your software of choice.
THRONMAX PULSE USB MICROPHONE
An affordable USB mic with plug-and-play simplicity for 96khz 24-bit studio-quality recording. Designed for game streaming, podcasting, and anything vocal, with cardioid recording mode (for when you need to be front and centre to the mic) as well as active noise-cancelling and zero latency monitoring. A sturdy, 360˚ angle folding tripod is included, and it’s compatible with PC and Mac running Windows 8/Windows 7/Windows Vista/Windows10 /32-64 and Mac OS X.
ELGATO HD60 S+ GAME CAPTURE
Do you have a gamer in the house? How about a gamer who likes to stream or record their sessions for Twitch or YouTube? If so, this is a must-have bit of kit. The HD60 S+ will allow you to play games in 4K and captures gameplay in 1080p60 HDR10 quality. For creating gaming content, there’s no comparison.
An old faithful – and the gift of choice shouldn’t be underestimated! Once thought of as a lazy suggestion, don’t let the simplicity of adding one of these to a gift list deter you; most of us would relish receiving a gift card on Christmas morning. And remember, JB Hi-Fi cards have no expiry date – so your giftee won’t feel compelled to run out the door and spend it straight away!