Cheap Photo: Deals on Accessories and Education

Vday is hard and photography is expensive. Here are some ideas for both.

OK, so you have a photographer in your life that you want to make feel extra special on Valentine’s Day this year. One problem, photography stuff is expensive, and you are working on a limited budget, what are you to do? Well, you’ve got to think outside the box, since clearly cameras and lenses are off the table.

Luckily, there are still plenty of gifts that you can get the photographer in your life that will not break the bank and will still help them feel special, appreciated and loved on v-day. So let’s have a look at some suggestions…

Inexpensive Photography Accessories

Thankfully you can still get some fun photography related accessories that will not break the bank. These will also earn you points because they will be useful to the photographer.

  • [amazon_textlink asin=’B00XBPIB3E’ text=’Fluorescent Ring Light Kit’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’thephobl-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’b19f65bc-0ab2-11e8-83e1-2fe4bc23c749′] – Less than $90
  • [amazon_textlink asin=’B00SLR8592′ text=’72mm Breakthrough 6-Stop ND Filter’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’thephobl-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’d8c0cab7-0ab2-11e8-bc12-d5fc1f334394′] – Less than $100
  • [amazon_textlink asin=’B003B9PXXG’ text=’Tiffen 72mm ND Filter Set’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’thephobl-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’0ddcfc08-0ab3-11e8-8346-871f124e119a’] – Less than $100
  • [amazon_textlink asin=’B06XVJTV89′ text=’Gobe Filter Kit 77mm MRC 16-Layer: UV + CPL Polarizer ‘ template=’ProductLink’ store=’thephobl-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’73230ac7-0ab3-11e8-a86c-31a0a7d9fe93′]- Less than $70
  • [amazon_textlink asin=’B0777SXJFC’ text=’Pulse Bluetooth Camera Trigger’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’thephobl-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’acc8939d-0ab3-11e8-a0ed-8d3946e84f69′] – Less than $130
  • [amazon_textlink asin=’B01MF9VQOP’ text=’Tile – Item Tracker ‘ template=’ProductLink’ store=’thephobl-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’0577abdf-0ab4-11e8-b142-eb3c5874e116′]- Less than $60

Photography Novelties

These aren’t going to help the photographer in your life do their photography better or more efficiently, but they will probably put a smile on your photographer’s face.

  • [amazon_textlink asin=’B00CHZQC4Y’ text=’Evolution of Photography T-Shirt’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’thephobl-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’bc44bb26-0ab1-11e8-a480-f3f8d90698e3′] – Less than $10
  • [amazon_textlink asin=’B00HMSQI5O’ text=’Manual Mode Photography T-Shirt ‘ template=’ProductLink’ store=’thephobl-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’ef1b1a67-0ab1-11e8-a910-c3ca5f7be6ac’] – As low as $8
  • [amazon_textlink asin=’B01M58X08M’ text=’Oh, Snap! Coffee Mug’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’thephobl-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’17a7cf93-0ab2-11e8-809a-eb8e19a74a6d’] – Less than $13
  • [amazon_textlink asin=’B013OBNL1Q’ text=’Eat. Sleep. Photography. Coffee Mug’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’thephobl-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’3e36916e-0ab2-11e8-8ed4-21ff8bc3d707′] – Less than $13
  • [amazon_textlink asin=’B0728G8LPD’ text=’Im here for the Shots Shot Glasses’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’thephobl-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’6b287586-0ab2-11e8-a159-271f1e3321ab’] – Less than $10

Photography Education

credit to Lindsey Adler via her Boudoir Course

These aren’t necessarily physical gifts, but if you think about it, the gift of expanded education could be one of the most beneficial things you could ever give a lover. You’d be helping them grow and become better at what they love. How much more perfect of a gift for Valentine’s Day could there be?

  • 600+ Creative Photoshop Actions Bundle – Get It
  • 1300+ Premium Overlays Bundle – Get It
  • How to Create Award Winning Fine Art Photography – Get It
  • Fine Art Nudes with Lindsey Adler + Maternity Posing – Get It
  • Posing Like A Pro: A Guide To Creating Amazing Portraits – Get It

So there you have it, some excellent options for you in three different areas as far as what you can do to spend your money wiser.

Anthony Thurston

Anthony is a Portland, Oregon based Boudoir Photographer specializing in a dark, moody style that promotes female body positivity, empowerment, and sexuality. Besides The Phoblographer, he also reviews gear and produces his own educational content on his website.