You can take some very good pictures with your mobile phone nowadays. However, if you want to adopt photography as a hobby, or a profession, you should certainly buy a decent quality DSLR camera. But a DSLR is not the only thing that you need to get going with this hobby, you need some must-have camera accessories as well. Following is the list of accessories that you might need to buy right away.
- Memory Cards
Memory cards are necessary for most DSLR camera as they do not have much memory of their own. Without a decent capacity memory card, you will not be able to take the pictures to your heart’s content.
- Backpack for Camera
As it is not feasible to take your camera holding in your hands, you will need a backpack for your gadget. With this camera accessory, you can take your camera on your little photography endeavors.
- Spare Batteries
DSLR cameras tend to drain the battery very quickly when you use a flashlight, and you would not like to be deprived of taking photos when you have the right moment but no batteries.
Well, you can take pictures with your camera in your hands, but when you are on a serious photography endeavor, you would need a tripod to take the best pictures. Digital image stabilization has done a good job to remove the shakiness due to movement, but a tripod is a camera accessory that is still used to do the serious work.
- Lens Filter
There are times when you need something extra than the bare lens of your DSLR. Lens filters add extra effects – commonly called filters, and justifiably – to your pictures. Some commonly used filters include a circular polarizer, neutral density filters, and many other filters. You can do a quick internet search and see how each filter can help you take the pictures you want.