photo savings holiday gift guide 2019
Holiday Shopping

Photo Savings' Official Holiday Gift Guide for Any Kind of Budget

Last month, we unveiled our Holiday Shopping Guide and helped customers find the best times to purchase for the holiday season. Now, it's time to dive into the gifts aspect of shopping, and we're here to help you cater to all of the different creatives in your life.

Being that it's the season of giving, we want to make sure you check all the boxes off your gift list this year, so we have some huge discounts to offer. Whether you have a photographer friend that just needs a camera to get motivated, or a loved one who wants to teach themselves how to play guitar, Photo Savings has you covered on all of the best electronics for creatives this season. We're tackling eight of our favorite site product categories to help you find the perfect present for any of you or your loved one's creative needs.

Take a look at our extensive guide below to see the best gift options on any kind of budget that your pockets will allow.

The cheaper options: 

Both of these options from Canon are a great way to get started if you don't want to damage your bank account.

-DSLR - The Canon EOS Rebel T6 camera, which comes with an EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II lens at $399.00.

-Mirrorless - The Canon EOS M100 camera with 15-45mm lens at $449.00

For those who can splurge:

If money isn't an issue, you might want to consider investing in some of these pricier options that will bring top quality to all of your photography.

-DSLR - The Nikon D7500 DX-format camera with a 18-140mm VR lens at $1,096.95.

-Mirrorless - The Fujifilm X-Pro2 camera with a XF23mmF2 R WR lens at $2,299.00.

The best bundles for the most savings:

-DSLR - The Canon EOS Rebel T6 bundle comes with a 18-55mm, EF 75-300mm lens, an XIPX Pro Series 2.2x high definition telephoto lens, an XPIX high-definition 0.43x wide-angle lens, two 32 GB SD cards, filters, a tripod, a camera bag and more at $549.00.

-Mirrorless - Canon EOS M50 camera bundle with a EF-M 15-45mm f/3.5-6.3 IS STM lens, a 64 GB SD card, an XPIX 24x water-resistant storage memory card case, an XPIX camera shoulder strap, a tripod, a DSLR case, a filter kid, a card reader and more at $749.00.

If you can REALLY splurge:

For the big spenders who want a top-of-the-line camera, take a look at the Pentax K-1 Mark II 36MP Weather Resistant DSLR camera with a D-FA 28-105 WR lens at $2,396.95.

The cheaper options:

These two instant cameras are fun, efficient and won't set you back a hefty penny.

Fujifilm Instax Mini 9, which is priced at $49.95 through Dec. 15.

Canon IVY Cliq+ at $159.99

The best bundles for your buck:

Our Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 accessories bundle features a matching colored carrying case, color filters, photo albums, assorted frames, a selfie lens, 40 sheets of printer photo paper and more at $99.00.

Our Canon Ivy CLIQ+ accessories bundle features a 32GB memory card, 20 sheets of ZINK photo paper, a camera case, cleaning accessories and a table top tripod at $209.00.

If you already own a Fujifilm Mini 9 and want JUST the accessories, we have our amazing Fujifilm Mini 9 camera bundles packed with goodies customized for your color at $49.99.

The cheaper options: 

With our extended Audio-Technica sale, we have to recommend: the Audio-Technica Sound Reality Wireless In-Ear Headphones, currently on sale for $49.99, the SonicFuel In-Ear Headphones at $24.95, and the Solid Bass In-Ear Bluetooth Headphones at $39.99.

There's also our beyerdynamic's MMX 102 iE In-Ear Headphones, which are currently on sale at $34.99.

For those who can splurge: 

If you want to go for a more expensive brand with high quality, check out the Mackie In-Ear Headphones & Monitors at $199.99 or the Jaybird Freedom Spirit Bludetooth Earphones at $99.99

The cheaper options:

The Samson SR360 Over-Ear Dynamic Stereo Headphones is an ideal option for those looking for last-minute add-ons or stocking stuffers, priced at $17.99.

The Audio-Technica ATH-PRO5XWH Closed-Back Dynamic Headphones are a bit pricier, but still affordable at $79.00.

For those who can splurge:

You can't go wrong in sound if you can invest in the Beyerdynamic DT 990 PRO Studio Headphones for $219.00

A bundle that will help you save some coins:

Our Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT headphones bundle includes a hardbody case, a storage hook and a cleaning cloth at $219.99.

The cheaper option:

If you're looking for something simple, easy-to-use and functional, we highly recommend the Hercules DJControl Inpulse 200 Compact DJ Controller with headphones at $139.99.

For those who can splurge:

If you're serious about getting into DJing as a career, you can make some magic happen with the Denon DJ A-B Box MC7000 controller at $999.00.

If you can REALLY splurge, check out the Numark NS7III Controller & Mixer which comes with screens and a whole sampling program at $1,299.00.

The best bundle for saving the most coins:

The Hercules DJControl Jogvision bundle comes with speakers, headphones and more accessories that provide you everything you need to get your DJ journey going at $499.00.

The portable option:

For those who are on the road or need a mobile DJ option, the Numark DJ2GO2 Pocket DJ Controller bundle with headphones and accessories is just $99.00.

The cheaper options: 

For an affordable launchpad, consider the Novation Launchpad Mini MK3 at $109.99

For keyboards, we recommend the AKAI Professional APC 25-Note Keyboard at $129.00

For those who can splurge:

Our Novation Launch Control XL and a Novation Launchpad Controller bundle comes with headphones and accessories at $319.99

The best bundles for the most savings:

Our Novation Launchpad Ableton Live Controller MK2 Kit includes a Samson Meteor Microphone and other accessories at $159.99

Our Novation Launchkey MK2 61-Key USB Keyboard comes with headphones and other accessories at $269.00.

The cheaper options:

Guitars are a large investment for most musicians, but we have tons of affordable instruments for both acoustic and electric guitars.

Acoustic: The Ibanez IJV50 Jampack 6-String Guitar bundle comes with a rotating tuner, guitar picks and other accessorie at $169.00.

Electric: The Dean C380F TBK Guitar is currently on sale at $199.99.

You can also opt for our ukeles for a different sound in a more compact instrument, which are currently on sale for 40% off!

For those who can splurge: 

Currently, the Dean Chrome G Acoustic-Electric Resonator Guitar on sale at $869.00.

We also have a Fender 6-String Deluxe Stratocaster Electric Guitar HSS at $824.99

For the beginners:

For everything you need, look no further than the Ibanez IJV50 Acoustic Guitar Jampack, which features a carrying case, a guitar strap and other accessories at $149.99, or the Dean MLX Electric Guitar bundle with a tuner, picks and other accessories at $289.00

The cheaper option:

We recommend our Samson Meteor Mic USB Studio Microphone at $47.99, which can stand on its own on flat surfaces.

For those who can splurge:

The Bluebird SL Large-Diaphragm Condenser Microphone comes with a mic stand, pop filter and other accessories at $319.00.

The portable option:

The Samson Go Mic Portable USB Microphone can cater to anyone on-the-go at $39.00

On top of these products are a slew of our best items listed at major discounts from our Black Friday Holiday Sale. Be sure to check out the collection for some more major savings before the end of the year!