Well I often consider major photography equipment purchases to be a very personal decision, weather its a tripod or a lens, what works for you might not be so great for me. These purchases also tend to be quite expensive compared to what I usually buy people, so I thought we could make a list of stocking suffers that most photographers can enjoy. Lets keep the price under about $50, cheaper is good too. Rocket Blower. Holga. Extension tubes. ...Next.