Last Minute Gift Ideas for Photographers
Did you wait? It’s never too late! All of us at SmugMug put our noggins together to share our best, most gratifying gift ideas for photo nuts like you.
We know it’s a shameless plug but we do think that completely unlimited, safe and secure photo sharing is a pretty perfect present for just about anyone. With our newest Gift of SmugMug, you can easily bestow your budding photographer friends with just a few clicks. Choose between three account types and even save them the fuss of renewing with two (or three) years.
It’s quick, simple, and we promise to be nice to them. From $35
Camera Phone Fisheye, Wide-Angle and Macro lenses
They may be small, but these deceptive little doodads will open up your camera phone in a big way. Give the gift of focal length with this great little stocking stuffer. From $25
It’s beefier than an iPhone lens, but Lightroom will revolutionize the way you edit photos. Period. This could be life-changing, folks. What will you do with all that free time? $249
Eye-Fi Connect X2
Wireless photo transfers from your camera to your computer (or your SmugMug gallery!) Need we say more? $49.99
Moo Mini Cards
It’s never too late to make an earth-shattering, job-booking first impression. MOO prints up gorgeous, thick, smooth, pro-grade business cards in funky little sizes. They’re business cards with a twist. We love usin’ ‘em! From $19.99
Tickets to Sandy Puc’s The Power of Passion Photography Tour
The best investment is education. Treat yourself (or a friend) to an invaluable seminar that will kick start your business and give you an edge. They’re starting in early 2011 so snag a seat and don’t miss out. $99
Spice up your photos by turning them into arresting, hands-free videos. No more snoozing through your holiday slideshows, cuz even grandma will be dancing to your tunes.
You pick the theme. You pick the music. Animoto does the rest. $30/year
Gift Certificate for Kevin Kubota Image Tools
Inspire your photo friends with custom filters, actions and other creative image tools. Their workflow is worth it. From $50
3-in-1 iPad Camera Connector
Don’t let a perfectly good iPad go to waste. Load photos directly to it from your camera and free up more space for shooting those holiday party shenanigans. $29.99
Re-Stickable Wall Decal Frames
A fun and totally non-permanent way to dress up plain spaces with your best faces. Change your mind? Peel it off and pick a new spot. We use them to decorate Smuggy Central! From $20
If you’re still stumped, don’t forget to check out ClubSmug for awesome, exclusive deals on photo-centric goodies. Log in and tell them Smuggy sent you.
We hope our list has refueled your gift-buying mojo. And if you’ve already done all your shopping, we just helped you get a 12-month start on next year.
Here’s to making photographers happy together!
The SmugMug Family