Firstly, make sure your camera has a memory card with enough free space. If you’re thinking of buying a new one especially for your travels- then check out this video for some helpful advice.
Travel Tripod; to help you cut out blur & camera shake in your photos- essential with low light and scenery photos. This Gorillapod is lightweight, compact and the flexible legs can wrap around objects and well as standing it on top of them.
It’s always a good idea to carry a lens cloth with your camera, to wipe away any marks on the lens that could affect your photos.
Our you could buy this handy travel kit for a compact camera which includes a lens cloth and a tripod.
Are you going on a beach holiday? A waterproof bag for your compact camera will keep it protected from water & sand – and you might also be able to squeeze your phone in there too! If you’d like to avoid taking your valuables with you, a disposable camera is perfect. You can get waterproof ones too so you can take photos under water (great for snorkeling/ scuba diving! Remember your charger. If you are a real jet setter this charging unit is worth checking out, it will charge 99% of batteries and you can even use it in your car.
Last of all, don’t forget your toothbrush & travel doc’s! Have a great summer! And if you have any holiday tips and travel photos you’d like to share with us, show us them via our twitter/facebook hashtag #PhotosNotSouvenirs