Alajode UK travel blog and vlog by a female digital nomad

Want to take better travel photos? Wondering what the best camera insurance for travel is? I got you!


You’ll very rarely find me travelling without a camera in hand and a few lenses in my bag.

As a photographer, nothing feels better than capturing the people, places and moments I experience – and being able to share them with others.

I’m in my travel photography element when capturing emotions, personalities and fleeting moments. From a child smiling at her mother to a leopard emerging from its hiding place, I’m happiest when taking portraits and wildlife photography.

A bit like my general travel style, my photography focuses heavily on immersive travel and ethical wildlife encounters – and helps me transport you on those experiences with me.

Inside my travel camera bag:


You can see my full, up-to-date travel photography kit in this post. I also share why I chose each lens and camera, and what I use them for.

Curious in how I arrange my camera bag for travel? I run through everything in this video:

The best cameras to take on safari

Going on safari? Here’s how to choose the best camera to take with you.

I spend a lot of time doing wildlife photography because it combines my three favourite things: wildlife, photography and travel. This is what to look for in a safari camera.

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The best camera for travel video

Looking for a way to capture your travels on video?

This camera is my go-to! It’s affordable, has a flip out screen and captures impressively beautiful videos. I use this video to shoot most of my YouTube travel videos.

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The best affordable camera for travellers

Imagine a camera designed with adventurous travel lovers in mind… 

That’s exactly what Canon did with this compact travel point and shoot. I put it to the test while on location in Iceland – and these are the results I got.

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Finding the right camera insurance for travel


Did you know that your camera insurance might not be valid when you travel?

Camera insurance is designed to protect your gear – but often that only extends are far as your home country.

If you’re travelling further afield, your camera insurance might not be enough. If you’re travelling long-term, it almost certainly won’t be.

I covered everything you need to consider when buying camera insurance for travel in this post.

Woman taking photos on a telephoto lens and Canon DSLR camera on safari

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Want to take better travel photos? Or perhaps you’re looking for the best camera for travel? Whatever level you’re at when it comes to travel photography, my guides, tips and diaries have something for every wanderer.