As content creators, the right tools make a huge difference in producing great media. Whether you are producing a podcast, videocast, or blog, certain tools and services help to promote success. What gift do you get for someone who is just starting that will be most helpful? Or what about someone that’s a bit further along and more established?
If you are scratching your head to find that perfect gift for the content creator in your life, the following gift ideas may be exactly what you are looking for.
Rode RODECaster Pro Podcast Production Studio.
Elgato Stream Deck – Live Content Creation Controller with 15 Customizable LCD Keys,
LaCie Rugged Mini 2TB External Hard Drive.
Powered USB Hub 3.0, Atolla 7-Port USB Data Hub Splitter with One Smart Charging Port and Individual On/Off Switches. 5V/4A Power Adapter USB Extension for MacBook, Mac Pro/Mini and More.
Anker 10 Port 60W Data Hub with 7 USB 3.0 Ports and 3 PowerIQ Charging Ports
PC Gaming Headset Headphone Hook Holder Hanger Mount, Headphones Stand with Adjustable & Rotating Arm Clamp , Under Desk Design , Universal Fit.
Elgato GameCapture HD60 S+ Elgato’s higher-end capture card
Logitech StreamCam. The Logitech StreamCam is the top pick of webcam buying guide for those who desire better picture quality.
Beyerdynamic DT770 Pro. A comfy set of studio cans that are versatile enough for music recording or audio monitoring.
*Most popular podcast mic
Shure SM7B Vocal Dynamic Microphone for Broadcast, Podcast & Recording, XLR Studio Mic for Music & Speech.
RODE PODMIC – A broadcast-quality dynamic microphone a rich, balanced sound optimized for podcasting.
Rode Procaster Broadcast Dynamic Vocal Microphone. Featuring a tight polar pattern and tailored-for-voice frequency response.
Sony A6600 *this camera gets the job done* World’s fastest AF at 0 02 sec W/ real-time AF & Object tracking 24 2MP APS-C Exmor sensor w/ front end LSI and ISO up to 102 400
Sony Alpha a6400 Mirrorless Camera: Compact APS-C Interchangeable Lens Digital Camera with Real-Time Eye Auto Focus, 4K Video, Flip Screen & 16-50mm Lens – E Mount Compatible Cameras – ILCE-6400L/B. Note: This camera was recently discontinued. However, it is a great buy if you can find one.
Canon EOS M50 Mark II
*Best budget Content Creator Kit, Mirrorless 4K Vlogging Camera Kit Includes EF-M 15-45mm Lens, Tripod Grip, Stereo Microphone
Sony ZV1 *Best Compact
If you prefer the size and convenience of point-and-shoot, the best camera for YouTube vlogging that we’ve tested is the Sony ZV-1. It’s specifically aimed at vloggers and is equipped with a fully articulated screen to monitor yourself while recording.
UGREEN Tablet Stand Holder for Bed Long Arm Tablet Desk Mount Overhead Compatible for iPad, iPad Air Pro Mini 4 3 2, iPhone, Samsung Galaxy Tab, Nintendo Switch, E-Reader, Black
HUANUO Laptop Mount with Keyboard Tray, Adjustable Monitor Desk Stand with Clamp and Grommet Mounting Base for 13 to 27 Inch LCD Computer Screens Up to 22lbs, Notebook up to 15.6”, Black
Blue Compass Boom Arm
This tube-style boom arm is a sleek and sturdy solution for mounting a microphone to your desk.