Whether you like to be behind the lens or the main focus, here are some travel gear suggestions. Read on...
1) Camera & Accessories
A travel blog would be dead in the water without original content so I consciously choose a mirror-less camera over a DSLR because I just couldn’t spare the additional weight. Currently, I use a Canon Rebel and a Panasonic Lumix
1a. Bluetooth Camera Remo
My Bluetooth remote helps me capture my signature wander onwards walk away moment.
Newer cameras will often have this function built in so check if this is a capability that’s already set up. It has a 100m radius so I’m sure to take advantage of that range for amazing scenic photography.
To get incredible shots with slower shutter speeds, you’re going to need a stable and sturdy tripod. Sure you can take photos by just pointing and shooting, but if you want to capture running water or slow down your shutter speed significantly to play with light and motion, you’re going to need a tripod. I have two – one for longer trips and one for shorter trips that I can absolutely recommend.
Meet the newest member of my Wander Onwards toolkit – the Movi Freefly Gimbal. This is NOT cheap, it was definitely the smartest move for me as someone who packs light and feels nervous carrying a DLSR camera around the world.
As a creative, I tend to gravitate towards Apple products. Easy to use and resistant against viruses, I found that Apple has put together a series of product that fits for my lifestyle.
Despite aging like a fine wine, my eyes aren’t getting any younger. I find it more and more difficult to limit myself to just an iPhone when it comes to reading directions, recommendations or books. For that reason, I always carry my iPad along for the ride so I can easily read books, edit photos.
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