It’s time to lighten up! We’ve rounded up some of the tiniest, most compact, lightweight photo tools to comfortably carry along on your travels around town or around the world. Many of these items will fit in your pocket. You really can lose the weight and bulk of your gear without compromising on photo or video quality.

Here are a few of our favorite tiny photography products:



Specs: 3.81 ounces, 2.9 x 1.5 x 1.7 inches

Perfect for: Stable and cinematic video footage no matter where you are or how fast you or your subjects are moving.


DJI Osmo Pocket

Specs: 4.09 ounces, 4.8 x 1.5 x 1.1 inches

Perfect for: Creatives who need high-quality stills and smooth video with a dedicated app featuring editing tools and templates for on-the-go sharing.


Canon 40mm Pancake lens

Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM lens

Specs: 4.59 ounces, 2.7 x 0.9 inches

Perfect for: Street and travel photographers who need an ultra-portable, fast, sharp, and versatile lens with accurate rendering and clarity.


Sony a6400

Sony a6400 Mirrorless Camera

Specs: 14.22 ounces, 4.7 x 2.6 x 2.4 inches

Perfect for: Photographers, videographers and vloggers who want the flexibility of a tiny package with loads of advanced features.


GoPro Hero 7 Black

GoPro Hero7 Black

Specs: 4.13 ounces, 2.4 x 1.3 x 1.8 inches

Perfect for: Adventurers who want to take their camera with them everywhere — including surfing, skydiving, and mountain climbing — and strive for a perfect balance between simplicity and great quality.


moment lens

Moment Tele 58mm lens

Specs: 2.58 ounces, 1.09-inch height and 1.56-inch diameter

Perfect for: Mobile photographers who want to get closer to the action for tight shots without using digital zoom (Moment Photo Case required).


Fujifilm X-T30

Fujifilm X-T30 Mirrorless Camera

Specs: 13.51 ounces, 4.7 x 3.3 x 1.8 inches

Perfect for: Photographers wanting pristine image quality, 4K video, face detection autofocus, intuitive design, and wireless connectivity from a tiny powerhouse.



Aperture Amaran AL-MX LED Mini Light

Specs: 9.88 ounces, 3.7 x 2.4 x 0.9 inches

Perfect for: When a super-bright pocket-sized dimmable LED light with stepped color options (2800 to 6500K) is needed to add light to a scene.


Manfrotto Pixi EVO Mini Tripod

Specs: 9.17 ounces, 8.07 inches (closed length)

Perfect for: Close-to-the-ground compositions on uneven terrain with mirrorless or lightweight DSLR cameras.


What tiny photography gear have you found to lighten your camera bag? We’d love to know! Tell us in the comments and we just might add it to our list.

This story originally appeared in the July/August 2019 issue of Click Magazine. Buy it here, or subscribe now so you never miss great articles like this!