Digital Media Gift Guide

If you’re looking for a gift to give your storyteller friends and family this season, or you are looking to treat yourself, take a peek at these picks recommended across the web.

Audio

headphones as a gift!

 

 

Headphones

Discover Pods has a comprehensive list for 30 of the Best Podcast Headphones, including factors to consider when choosing what to buy.

 

 

 

 

microphones as a gift!

 

Microphones

For studio recording, Podcast Insights offers the Best Condenser Microphones For Voice Recording (For Every Budget). Discover Pods also lists 30 of the Best Podcast Microphones (For Any Budget).

For field recording, this SoundGuys How to record outside article offers mic recommendations, samples and how to choose.

 

Video

camera and gear as a gift

 

Cameras and Gear

Wirecutter recommends several in this category. Check out their picks for Best DSLR for Beginners, Best Drones for Photos and Video, Best Tripod 2020 and Best Tripod for iPhones and Other Smartphones.

B&H Photo has a roundup of Can’t-Miss Gifts for the Videographer in Your Life.

 

 

Data Tools

data tools as a gift

 

 

If you want to build our your data viz toolkit, you might consider a paid subscription. PC Mag lists their picks for The Best Data Visualization Tools for 2020.

 

 

 

 

Digital Media Certificate Courses

digital media certificate courses as a gift

 

Give the gift of knowledge to a friend, or jump start your own journey into a new craft. Register together and your digital support group can help each other as you create stories in a new medium.

Sound Design For Podcasters, December 8 & 10

Podcasting: Telling Stories In Sound, January 11

Data Visualization For Storytellers, January 25

 

 

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