“The Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera 4K is an option for vloggers wanting high-end production values”
TECH GIFTS Thousands of pieces of kit from leading names can be found on the MPB website
Nikkor 50mm f/1.8 D, again offering a fast aperture and excellent quality at a very reasonable cost indeed, with its light weight making it an ideal travel companion. Sports photographers are directed to a pair of telephoto zooms: the Canon EF 70-200mm f/4 L IS USM – with the ‘L’ in the model name denoting premium performance, quality and operability – and the Nikon AF Nikkor 80- 200mm f/2.8 ED, with the latter being a classic that can cope with fast shutter speeds while delivering superb low-light performance and depth-of-field control. A practical suggestion for owners of existing EF/EF-S series lenses is the Canon EF-EOS M Mount Adapter, which allows existing EF/ EF-S series lenses to be used on the manufacturer’s lighter-weight mirrorless cameras. Finally, if you or the person you’re gifting to want to hit new heights
in 2024, how about a drone? There are many and varied options here, with the DJI brand again being a major and reliable player. For a comprehensive selection of what’s on offer, head to mpb.com/en-uk/ category/used-video-cameras/ drones-and-action. To look for any of the products suggested above, plus thousands more cameras, lenses and optional accessories, make it your early resolution to visit MPB.
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