Recommended Gear

This page collates our photography travel gear; from lenses and power-packs to notepads and bluetooth speakers.

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Unbelievably powerful pocket audio. Perhaps the best earphones? Click here to see the Apple AirPods on Amazon.


Releases the full potential of the DJI Spark drone – including increased range, and sport mode – click here to see it on Amazon.


Our favourite headphones. Click here to see them on Amazon.


Professional smartphone lenses by French accessory experts Pixter – click here to see their product range.


The iPhone 6S – where it begins for many photographers.


The Marshall Mode earphones – for power pocket sized audio. (Amazon UK does currently not stock the EQ model, but the basic range).


The Mophie Juice Pack (for iPhone 6 & 6S) – 1840 mAh of battery power in your phone case, saving the day most days.


The Kit Portable Power Bank – 6000 mAh of power, suitable for most devices. (Strongly recommended at current price on Amazon).


The Canon 75-300mm lens, used with the Canon 1200D – A really powerful combination, responsible for the majority of Découvrir La Vie imagery!


The Sony SRSX33 bluetooth speaker – Deep, rich sound quality, 12 hours of battery life and incredibly simple use. In such a compact size it’s perfect to throw in a rucksack.


The Moleskine Pocket notebook – A simple notebook built with excellent quality, say no more.


The Sandstrøm SWDSLR13 camera case – With 3 main compartments, two side pockets and a multitude of smaller zipped compartments. A sturdy protective bag, perfect for carrying extra lenses.


A universal camera lens cap leash – This neatest of stocking gifts. A simple strap, sticky pad and band to save your lens caps/lenses available for a couple of pounds.


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