Photography entails a lot of equipment’s both basic and supplementary. As a photographer, it is important to compare notes with others in the field as you may come across a tool you never knew existed but is needed. This supplementary equipment not only helps ease the work but also improve the quality of pictures taken and refined. Just as you won’t run a sensitive office without a power back up, it is not advisable to photograph a non-repeatable sensitive event with one camera.
A Light Meters
The inbuilt ambient light readers in the cameras are not quite effective. When using flash to capture a poorly lit subject, stand-alone light meters can come in handy. They do measure precise flash exposure on the subject.
Wireless Remote Trigger
This trigger comes in handy when in a crowded place. Every wire you eradicate reduces the chances of someone tripping. In addition to that, remote triggers help wildlife photographers take pictures of hostile animals in their habitat.
These filters are applicable both outdoors and indoors. They mainly filter excess UV radiation that emanates from electronic flash. Though, not enough to harm you, UV radiation produce can interfere with your image.
You cannot afford to run out of juice while on the job. Digital cameras depend on batteries to function and thus, an extra battery in your bag is a precaution. Always remember to bring with you an extra battery while on the field less you lose your job for incompetence.
Posing stool is essential when doing an event like a wedding or family gathering. It is also an important item in the studios if you have one. They are portable and highly adjustable making the perfect for the job. They make it very easier for couples and individuals to pose for a perfect photo shoot.