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Travel Tech Gear You Need To Capture All The Right Angles
I know you see all the viral travel photos and wonder how you can snap like that. You have all the elements you need to have–a breathtaking backdrop, a great outfit, but some things are missing.
Taking the perfect photo or video goes beyond just the subject at hand, it requires the tools to help elevate the subject. Here’s a list of all the tech gear you need to capture all the right photos and videos.
Fujifilm – FinePix XP140 Waterproof Digital Camera
Retailing at $139.99*
The durable camera is a must have for all trips built around adventures and water activities. This camera is waterproof, shockproof, freeze-proof and even dust-proof–so you can pretty much use it in every corner of the world.
With continuous shot mode, you can capture up to 15 frames with just one click, insuring that you will have the perfect photo. After you choose your favorite photo, use the wireless WIFI connection built into the camera to send the photos to your mobile device and/or laptop. Attach the FUJIFILM instax printer, to print the photos instantly.
Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II – Retailing at $499.99
This Canon camera is the ultimate vlogging camera. It’s an ideal camera for traveling, capturing events, and anywhere on the go. The CMOS sensor as well as the lens help capture bright and clear image, even in low light conditions.
Go Pro Hero 9 – Retailing at $399.99*
With those recap videos that go viral all over Instagram–this device is the secret to the magic. The Hero 9 shoots impeccable 5K video, while also recording in 4K, 2.7K, 1440p and 1080p. It also captures up to 240 frames per second in slow motion mode, making the video crisp and as dramatic as can be. Record time-lapse videos as well to speed up the recap into one video.
Ryze Tech Trello Boost Combo Quadcopter – Retailing at $139.99*
I know what you’re thinking, but flying this drone couldn’t be easier! This drone has phone controls to help make the flying processes easier than ever before. It has two antennas for video transmission to make sure every video or photo you take is an high-quality image. Sharing these to your friends, family and even to yourself is also a simple task, by using the Wifi built it you can send images right from the device.
Neewer Portable 70″/177cm Aluminum Alloy Camera Tripod Monopod with 3-Way Swivel Pan Head – Retailing at $44.99*
You have all the hardware now, but you are missing the most important thing–a tripod. Hands-free accessories to allow you to get in the images as well. This light weight tripod lends itself to travel on the go with ease. It can also be used in the comforts of your own home for hands-free selfies. You can attach your phone, camera, iPad, and more to the adjustable head that comes along with this tripod.
Adobe Lightroom – Retailing at $119/year for computer devices & free for mobile devices/tablets.
Your photos and videos aren’t complete without a bit of editing. Lightroom helps you intensify your content by bringing out all of the elements that may seem dull at first.
It allows you to edit from your computer desk, on the plane, in the taxi or even at a restaurant. Don’t know where to start? Lightroom actually has photographers on the app who upload hacks and tricks to help you along the way.