Sometimes digital tools are not enough.
Browse popular physical products that many creators love to use.
Logitech G305 LIGHTSPEED Wireless Gaming Mouse
I had a lot of issues with wireless mice until I got my hands on the Logitech G305. It’s lightweight and very responsive. My experience with wireless mice were from those in the $20 range. I’m glad I made the small bump up in budget though, because this mouse has been exceptional. If you’re going to be using a lot of alternative Adobe resources, a good mouse is a must.
Logitech G Pro Wireless Gaming Mouse
This mouse has an ergonomic ambidextrous design. It is a tournament ready mouse developed with Esports professionals for maximum comfort, control and 50 million click durability.
Huion H610 Pro V2 Graphic Drawing Tablet
A budget drawing tablet option. Chromebook and Android Supported Pen Tablet Tilt Function Battery-Free Stylus 8192 Pen Pressure with 8 Express Keys.
Wacom PTH660 Intuos Pro Digital Graphic Drawing Tablet
Perfect for Mac or PC. Design your creative projects with this professional tablet. The new Wacom pen has amazing pressure sensitivity, tilt response and virtually lag free tracking. Get natural creative control while you illustrate, edit or design digitally.
GAOMON Drawing Pen Display
Use it with all your free digital design resources. GAOMON PD1161 11.6 Inches Tilt Support Drawing Pen Display with 8192 Levels Pressure Sensitive Battery Free Pen AP50 and 8 Shortcut Keys.
Alienware 240Hz Gaming Monitor
Powerful design programs need powerful tools. Browse this Full HD IPS monitor to see if it’s a right fit for your creative needs.
Alienware 240Hz Gaming Monitor 24.5 Inch Full HD Monitor with IPS Technology, Dark Gray – Dark Side of the Moon – AW2521HF
AOC 24″ Frameless Gaming IPS Monitor
PA smooth gaming experience with gorgeous colors and plenty of useful features such as 144Hz refresh rate, a 1ms response time, a beautiful IPS panel, FreeSync Premium technology, and a narrow border design.
Beginner Audio Gear
Shure SM58 Microphone
The Shure SM58 Handheld Dynamic Vocal microphone is one of the most popular microphones in the world. It is used by audio fans at all levels from amateurs, to famous professionals. If you’ve seen a performance by a comedian, music artists, or conference presenter, chances are they had a Shure SM58. It can often be tempting to purchase cheap vocal tools, but I recommend your journey start with this amazing dynamic microphone.
Audio-Technica AT2020 Studio Microphone
The Audio-Technica AT2020 Cardioid Condenser Studio XLR Microphone is another fan favorite that finds its way into a lot of starter kits. It has a wide dynamic range, and is at a good affordable range for its studio quality. A lot of beginners choose this mic over the SM58 as it gives off more of a podcaster image.
Blue Yeti USB Microphone
Arguably the most popular USB Microphones on the market. If you’re looking for a plug and play mic for your audio needs, try out this Yeti Microphone.
Audio-Technica M50X Headphones
The Audio-Technica ATH-M50X Professional Studio monitor Headphones are one of the most well known headphones amongst creators. It’s not always easy to find good products at affordable prices so the M50X is a pleasant surprise. Get amazing clarity and bass with these studio and home headphones.
AKG Pro Audio K361 Headphones
Professional Studio Headphones that are a good balance between studio-quality sound, plush comfort, an sleek design.
beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO Headphones
Enclosed design, wired for professional recording and monitoring. Built to last headphone with amazing audio quality.
Zoom H1n Portable Recorder
A great grab-and-go handy recorder. The Zoom H1n has stereo microphones, is compact and camera mountable, and records to an SD card. It’s perfect for dictation, recording music, audio for video, and interviews.
Focusrite Scarlett Solo Audio Interface
When you’re dealing with studio microphones, you wanna make sure you have the right Audio Interface to ensure your digital and analog signals are working fine. A Focusrite Scarlett Solo is a very good start for beginners.
Amazon Basics XLR Male to Female Microphone Cable
10 Feet of cable to keep your audio gear connected.
Advanced Audio Gear
Shure SM7B Vocal Microphone
The popular microphone used by the top podcasters in the world. This dynamic microphone features a smooth, flat, and wide-range frequency response, making it suitable for use in any professional audio application.
Zoom H6 6-Track Portable Recorder
In terms of portable recorders, the Zoom H6 is unrivaled. The H6 delivers unmatched versatility and award-winning quality with its advanced preamps and interchangeable capsules. With inputs for multiple mic users, the battery-powered Zoom H6 is an amazing portable podcasting solution.
Panasonic LUMIX GH4
A classic starter DSLR. This 16 megapixel camera will benefit new bloggers with its flip out LCD screen. It is very amazing to get a camera at this price, with 4k capabilities. Definitely something to consider.
Panasonic LUMIX G 25mm Lens
A beginner lens for your Panasonic Lumix GH4. This is a suggested lens to get for the GH4 after your kit lens not only because it allows you to get very close to that classic 50mm look, but the f1.7 aperture is going to help you get more light in your image.
Canon EOS M50 Mark II
The updated version of arguably one of the most famous starter DSLRs. You get an amazing standard zoom kit lens, a camera with a flip out screen that’s perfect for vlogging, 4k capabilities, all at a great price.
Amazon Basics Tripod
Your first tripod doesn’t have to get too crazy. Get this basic lightweight camera mount tripod at a very cheap price and call it a day.
Sirui 3T-35K Tripod
The Sirui 3T-35k table top/handheld video tripod is a great versatile mini tripod. It’s perfect for Vloggers and YouTubers. You can use your DSLR camera on this tripod while you’re walking around recording yourself, and then once you get home, pull out the legs and stand it on your table.
Neewer 2-Pack Video Lights
These budget friendly dimmable 5600k USB video lights are made for bedroom vlogging moments when you don’t need anything too powerful, but need something to brighten your face. They come with adjustable stands, and multiple light diffusers.
Neewer Bi-Color 480 LED Video Lights
This 2 packs of video lights are more for when you need to light a scene. They’re not as bright or expensive as professional studio lights, but are good enough for bringing some brightness into your room.
Level up your Canon m50
Canon EF-M 22mm f2 STM
One of the most affordable ways to get a sharper image with the Canon M50. With an f2 aperture, videographers will be able to get more light into their camera.
Sigma 16mm f/1.4
Sigma is a manufacturing company that produces a lot of photography products. And they went ahead and created the best lenses for the Canon M50. This 16mm lens with its wide angle field of view, is perfect for vlogging, and landscape photography. Not to mention that f1.4 aperture is going to come in handy when it starts to get dark outside.
Sigma 30mm f/1.4
Sigma didn’t stop there. They kept the great f1.4 aperture and brought it to a more standard format lens. This 30mm lens would be the one you purchase if you want something closer to the field of view that the average person sees.
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