From bags and straps to other camera themed accessories, the handmade community is filled with inspiring and creative gifts for photographers. We’ve rounded up 12 unique gift ideas your photographer friends will love.
Wooden Camera Earrings
Birch Jewellery // Canada
These camera studs are made from eco-friendly wood and are the perfect statement piece for any photographer to express their love for the photo world. The neutral colour makes them easy to pair with any outfit and the sustainable material makes our hearts happy.
Buy Here // $20
The Scarf Camera Strap The Jayci
The Vintage Clothespin // USA
Made from delicate fabric, this handmade camera strap is a step above the rest offering a trendy accessory for both the camera and the photographer. Available in an array of different colours and styles, this is truly a unique gift idea for your photographer friend.
Buy Here // $50
Waxed Canvas Harvey Camera Bag
Qamay San Francisco // USA
This beauty of a bag was designed by street photographers for street photographers. It’s water repellent inside and out, has an adjustable strap and features optimum space to fit a camera and extra gadgets.
Buy Here // $160
Floral Camera Mug
Elderbrook Studios // Canada
Though photographers spend a lot of time outside or in the studio, a good portion of their work is also spent at the computer editing. It’s safe to safe to say in addition to their love and passion for the art, caffeine keeps them fuelled for the job. This original watercolour art piece adds a personalized touch to an average cup of joe.
Buy Here // $20
Miniature Camera Paper Clips
Small Idea // India
From vintage to DSLR cameras, these mini paper clips are totally adorable and are perfect to gift to your photographer friend. Whether their clipping client contracts together or keeping their favourite photos in place, these are sure to make them smile.
Buy Here // $26
Colorful Camera Washi Tape
Washi Supply Co // USA
This colorful camera washi tape is a great way to hang photos or place memories in scrapbooks. The pastel colours are perfect for DIY craft projects, gift wrapping and so much more! Why not wrap your photo friend’s gifts with some?
Buy Here // $4
Wood and Leather Camera Necklace
Strangely Yours // Singapore
This camera necklace not only features a mini gold mirror as a lens, but it actually zooms in and out like a real camera. Hand crafted from wood and leather, this is a stylish and thoughtful piece an photographer would be happy to receive as a gift.
Buy Here // $60
Vintage Camera Pins
Cafe Cha Cha // USA
The mini pins are the perfect pop of colour to add to a camera bag, strap or coat. It’s a simple but easy way to show off your photography love and makes for a cute little gift.
Buy Here // $7
Print & Flourish // USA
Maybe your photographer friend likes to bake or you’re looking to make them an extra special sweet treat for their birthday. Whatever the occasion, this camera cookie cutter is a unique gift idea for your photo loving pal.
Buy Here // $8
Camera Coats // USA
This handmade camera case is perfect for when a clunky camera case isn’t needed, but you need a little extra padding and protection throughout the day. Available in tons of colours and styles, this makes the perfect gift for the busy traveller or photo adventurer.
Buy Here // $46
Brooklyn Global // USA
Perfect to hold a succulent, cactus or collection of pens and pencils, this camera planter is a real doll. Small in size, but big on impact, the planter makes for a unique gift for any photo loving friend.
Buy Here // $56
Natural Picta // Italy
This 100% cotton tote is perfect for any photographer that’s on or off duty. It features a vintage Rolleiflex camera printed on the front and soft handles for optimum comfort.
Buy Here // $24
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