Great photography gift ideas for Christmas

Great photography gift ideas for Christmas 2015

If you are a photography widow or have a friend that is really into photography it can be hard to think of what to buy them for a present, especially if you don’t have the budget to buy them that new camera or top of the range dream lens! Here are some photography related gift ideas that won’t break the bank.

Stocking Fillers

USB flash drives

Usb flash drives are a great stocking filler and always come in handy.

16GB Mini Nikon DSLR Camera USB Flash Drive

8 GB Canon Camera Memory Stick USB 2.0 Flash Drive – £4.55

Retro Camera Pencil Sharpener – £13.99

Remote shutter release cables

Remote shutter release
Remote shutter release cables help to take sharper photos by minimising small movements made when pushing the camera button to take a photo. If the person doesn’t have one they canbe a great gift for not much money. You will need to make sure you know which model they need though. See a selection here.


Novelty Camera Lens Coffee/Tea/Drink Quality Travel Mug/Cup – £6.99

A great gift – a camera lens travel mug to drink coffee out of on the way to early morning photo shoots! View on Amazon.


Camera cuff links – £6.99

Camera cuff links are a novel, practical gift for the photographer or photography enthusiast. View on Amazon

Memory Cards

camera memory cards

Lots of of photographers always have room in their bag for more memory cards.
View memory cards at Argos
View memory cards at Amazon

Photography Books

Landscape Photographer of the Year: Collection 9 – £17.00

The Landscape Photographer of the Year: Collection 9 is a great addition to a photographer’s bookshelf. The book features images from the 2015 landscape photographer of the year competition. View the book on Amazon

Other books:
National Geographic Stunning Photographs

Photography: The Definitive Visual History

Digital Photography Masterclass

50 Years of Wildlife Photographer of the Year: How Wildlife Photography Became Art

Ansel Adams’ 400 Photographs

Earth and Space: Photographs from the Archives of NASA

National Geographic: The Photographs


Photography workshops

If you can find a photography workshop that your loved one wants to go on you could buy that for them as a gift. View a selection of photography workshops at Wex Photographic

Gift Vouchers

If all else fails you can resort to good old fashioned gift vouchers. This way the person can use them to buy something they want or put them towards a larger purchase.

Buy gift vouchers at Wex Photographic