One big attention-getter in a blog are pictures posted related to it. You must have heard of the term photoblog or phlog. It is a kind of site that share photos or pictures and publishes it in the form of a blog. It gives emphasis on the photo rather than the text posted. But nowadays, a camera is a must have for bloggers, even beginners. Most photo fanatic surfers look at the pictures even if the text attached to it is somewhat vague and grammatically incorrect. The pictures bridges the gap of communication barrier between the blogger and its readers.
To get really great pictures, you need to have the right equipment. A neat digital or SLR camera, lens and its designated tripods will help a lot. Usually, photo fanatics do not mind spending monies on cameras and tripods as long as it gets the job well done. The tripods avoids getting those dreaded blurry pictures especially when you do not have a stable grip.
Before purchasing your equipment, you should check some products reviews at various web sites. It will help you decide what to buy and what to avoid.