Recommended Cameras & Accessories

This page provides an assortment of recommended cameras and equipment, which are the top products in their respective categories.  By purchasing products from B&H Photo using the links on this page, or elsewhere on this site, you are supporting Photography Bay while still receiving the same great service and prices you get everyday at B&H Photo.

DSLR – Amateur / Beginner

  1. Canon Rebel SL1 FrontCanon Rebel SL1
  2. Nikon D3300
  3. Nikon D5300
  4. Canon 70D
  5. Nikon D7100

DSLR – Pro / Serious Amateur

  1. Canon-5D-Mark-IIICanon 5D Mark III
  2. Nikon D800
  3. Canon 1D X
  4. Nikon D610
  5. Canon 6D

DSLR Lenses – Canon Mount

  1. Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II
  2. Canon EF 50mm f/1.4
  3. Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II
  4. Canon EF 70-200mm f/4L
  5. Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II
  6. Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 II EX DG APO OS HSM
  7. Canon EF 17-40mm f/4L

DSLR Lenses – Nikon Mount

  1. Nikon AF-S 50mm f/1.8G
  2. Nikon AF-S 35mm f/1.8G DX
  3. Nikon AF-S 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G VR
  4. Nikon AF-S 24-70mm f/2.8G
  5. Nikon AF-S 70-200mm f/2.8G VR II
  6. Nikon AF-S 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 VR II
  7. Nikon AF-S 24-120mm f/4 VR

Mirrorless Cameras

  1. Olympus E-M1Olympus OM-D E-M1
  2. Sony A7R
  3. Panasonic GM1
  4. Fuji X-E2
  5. Sony A6000

Sony RX100Point and Shoot Cameras

  1. Sony Cyber-shot RX100
  2. Canon S120
  3. Sony HX50V
  4. Canon G16
  5. Panasonic LX7

Video Cameras

  1. GoPro Hero 3 PlusGoPro Hero 3+
  2. Sony AS100V
  3. Canon Vixia G30
  4. Canon Vixia R400
  5. Sony HDR-CX290

Tripods & Monopods

  1. Slik Pro 700DX Tripod
  2. Benro Travel Flat Tripods
  3. Vanguard Auctus Plus 323CT
  4. Manfrotto MT190XPRO4 Tripod
  5. Manfrotto 679B Monopod
  6. Joby Gorillapods
  7. Varizoom VZ-TK75A (great for video)

Tripod Heads

  1. Vanguard SBH-250
  2. Vanguard BBH Ball Heads
  3. Vanguard GH-300T
  4. Manfrotto 496RC2
  5. Manfrotto 504HD (for video)

DSLR Lighting

  1. Nikon SB-910
  2. Nikon SB-700
  3. Canon 600EX-RT
  4. Canon 430EX II
  5. Sony HVL-F60M

Camera Bags

  1. StreetWalker-HardDrive-4Think Tank Photo Streetwalker Harddrive (direct from TTP)
  2. Lowepro DSLR Video Fastpack Bags
  3. Think Tank Photo Urban Disguise 40(direct from TTP)
  4. Think Tank Photo Airport Addicted v.2.0 (direct from TTP)
  5. Think Tank Photo Retrospective 30 (direct from TTP)


  1. Adobe Lightroom 5
  2. Adobe Photoshop CC
  3. Adobe Photoshop Elements 12
  4. Apple iPhoto (Mac only)
  5. Photomatix (direct from HDRsoft)


  1. Lexar CF Cards
  2. SanDisk CF Cards
  3. SanDisk SD Cards
  4. Honl Photo Speed System (flash modifiers)