Tech Guide’s 2022 12 Days of Christmas Gift Ideas – Day 1: Cameras
Christmas is nearly here and technology will be on plenty of wishlists so we’re here to help you with the Tech Guide 12 Days of Christmas Gift Ideas so you can find the perfect gift for your loved ones.
Today we’re looking at cameras that can not only capture great content anywhere but also connect for our hybrid work set-up and to our loved ones.
Here are Tech Guide’s 12 Days of Christmas Gift Ideas:
Day 1: Cameras
Day 2: Smartphones
Day 3: Wearables/smartwatches
Day 4: Headphones/speakers
DAY 5: Gaming
DAY 6: Tablets/e-readers
DAY 7: Drones/Gadgets
DAY 8: Smart/IoT devices
DAY 9: In-car gadgets
DAY 10: TVs/Blu-Ray/4K
DAY 11: Appliances
DAY 12: Computers
DAY 1: CAMERAS
GOPRO HERO11 BLACK – $649.95 for GoPro subscribers ($799.95 without a subscription)
The HERO11 Black has a larger sensor that delivers 10-bit colour depth and more than a billion colours – that’s 64 times more colour.
It also has the signature GoPro HERO design and the durability and performance that goes with it.
ELGATO FACECAM – $259
Look your best on any video call, or during content creation, with the Elgato Facecam. Able to capture up to 1080p and 60 frames, the Facecam is a compact device with a pro-grade lens, high-speed output and easy plug-in installation. Onboard memory also remembers your camera settings across PCs. Available at your local tech retailer and Amazon.
LOGITECH BRIO 500 WEBCAM – $199.95
Help take working from home to the next level with the all-new Brio 500 webcam from Logitech. With auto light correction and a noise-reducing mic, the Brio 500 ensures the lucky gift receiver will be turning up to all their meetings looking and sounding their absolute best.
GOPRO HERO11 BLACK MINI – $499.95 for GoPro subscribers ($649.95 for non-subscribers)
The GoPro Hero11 Black Mini – the smaller and lighter version of the Hero11 Black that offers the same quality and one-touch control – is now available.
The GoPro Hero11 Black Mini shrinks down the camera yet still offers the features and quality of its big brother.
ANKERWORK B600 VIDEO CONFERENCING BAR – $499.95
Video meetings are here to stay and the good news is you can achieve a high-quality connection with the AnkerWork B600 Video Conferencing Bar that combines a 2K camera, a four-mic array, dual speakers and a smart LED light bar.
It has everything you need to achieve a high-quality video meeting for those users working from home or in a hybrid arrangement.
CANON POWERSHOT PICK – $629
The PowerShot PICK is ideal for families who want to snapshot unexpected moments and activities during the festive and holiday season. From capturing the family cooking and celebrating Christmas lunch, a friendly game of Boxing Day cricket to holiday activities, the PICK has you covered with fully automated shooting.
DJI OSMO ACTION 3
DJI has released the new Osmo Action 3 camera and now includes a quick release design as well as the ability to shoot in landscape or portrait so you can share your video and on social media platform.
The Osmo Action 3 has full colour touchscreens front (1.4-inch) and back (2.25-inch) so you can easily frame your video as well as easily access the setting and shooting modes.
SONY ZV-1F – $899
Sony’s latest ZV-1F camera has seamless connectivity to your smartphone, a selectable Soft Skin Effect, an ultra-wide angle lens and crystal clear sound even on windy days, this vlog camera is perfect for any moment you want to capture.
The small, lightweight design of the camera and the option of a shooting grip accessory allows you to capture everyday life with ease and grab content on the go.
With recycled plastic packaging, rest assured you will have the perfect gift that offers both sustainability and high performance.
CANON EOS R10 – $1,499 (Body Only)
For the person in your life always looking to capture the perfect moment, look no further than the EOS R10. Combined with high end AF tracking and exceptional speed within a compact and lightweight mirrorless body, the EOS R10 is designed to capture every important moment.
The camera allows you to shoot RAW bursts of up to 23 frames per second with auto focus (AF) tracking and also captures 0.5 seconds of pre-shooting to ensure you never miss a moment of action.
DJI RONIN RS 3 – $799
The DJI RS 3 ways just 1.3kg but can support up to a 3kg load – that’s more than enough to support the most popular cameras on the market.
There is a redesigned axis locking system which means by turning on the gimbal it automatically releases and unfolds to allow the user to be shooting within seconds.