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Feb172011

Help Jacob Spend a $50 Photo Store Gift Certificate

Ok, here's the deal.  Jacob, the NYIP Director of Operations received a $50 Gift Certicate to B&H Photo.  He's looking for suggestions on how to spend it.  There are only two stipulations.

 

1) The item can't exceed $50

2) He doesn't need any more memory cards

 

So what would you buy?  Let us know in the comments.  Jacob appreciates your help

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Reader Comments (8)

How about an Introductory Filter Kit - Ultraviolet (UV), Circular Polarizer, Warming Filter (Intensifier) and Nylon Pouch ?
February 17, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterDeborah Pietrangelo
The first two items are really the same but for different cameras. These two are kind of essential. FreeWave Wireless Remote Shutter Release for Nikon w/10-Pin Connection $38.50
or FreeWave Wireless Remote Shutter Release for Canon w/3-Pin Connection $37.25
or SJ-3 Color Filter Set for SB-900 Flash Head $23.95 These could be kind of fun and creative.
or Cokin P Series Starter Kit for Nikon D70 Digital Camera $32.98 Another fun kinda thing I'd never buy unless I had a gift card.

Enjoy your gift card!
February 17, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterHeather Miller
You could get one of these:

1) A Humvee Safari photo vest
or
2) Executive jacket for an iPad (if you have an iPad)
or
3) Flip jacket for an iPad
February 17, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterVince
My best "under $50 purchase" from B&H has been these: http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/625049-REG/Aqua_Tech_1752_Sensory_Gloves_Large.html

I've sat many a cold -30C morning waiting for sunrise in the Rockies and happy to have them. Heck, I've even been happy to have them on a -6C trip to NYC and trying to use the touch screen on my phone without removing my gloves!
February 17, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJill
The essential polarizer filter : for example : B+W 67mm Linear Polarizer Glass Filter

http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/11278-REG/B_W_65062138_67mm_Linear_Polarizer.html
February 18, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLuc Bussieres
A wireless shutter release remote....handy!
February 19, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterT.L.
The first thing I would buy is the Archival Methods 11.25 x 14.25" Leather Print Folio in Burgundy. After shipping that would leave a little over $3.00 so I would probably buy a Domke Filter Organizer so that I used my entire gift card up. :)
February 20, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterAmanda
Jacob thanks you all for the great suggestions. We'll let you know what he ultimately decides on.
February 22, 2011 | Registered CommenterNYIP Editor
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