Best Photographer Gloves
Friday, 6 April 2018 | Admin
Photography work can take you anywhere, from the warmest tropical environment for a wedding to the coldest alley for street photography work. As a result, it's a good idea to purchase a pair of warm gloves before you need them. At WorkGloves.co.uk, we have a range of gloves available for purchase that will keep you feeling comfortable while you work.
Most of the gloves we've chosen can be used with touchscreens, meaning they're suitable for use with digital cameras and smartphones. This ensures you don't have to take your gloves off each and every time you need to check something on your device. Read on to find out more about our top picks!
Polyco Multi-Task 3 and Multi-Task 5 Work Gloves
Created with either full fingers or three open-topped fingers, the Polyco Multi-Task 3 and Multi-Task 5 Work Gloves are versatile to suit your needs. The three open-topped finger option (Multi-Task 3) is particularly suited to photography work, offering warmth and dexterity where you need them most.
Made with a blend of synthetic leathers and PVC fingertips and palms, the Multi-Task 3 and 5 Work Gloves help protect your hands against abrasions, scratches and dirt. This makes them perfect for those photography jobs where you have to get stuck in in dirty or tough environments.
Key Features: Versatile construction, close fitting, full finger or three open-topped finger options
Supertouch 3022 Fingerless Assembly Gloves with PVC Dotted Palm
In any photographer's role, dexterity and sensitivity of touch are integral to your ability to perform your work. If you often manually adjust your camera settings, the Supertouch 3022 Fingerless Assembly Gloves with PVC Dotted Palm are perfect for you.
Fingerless in design, the gloves offer optimal fingertip sensitivity so you don't have to keep taking your gloves off while you work. The 3022 Fingerless Gloves also feature PVC dots on the palm and back to enhance your grip, ensuring you don't drop your camera while you work.
Key Features: PVC dotted palm, fingerless design for fingertip sensitivity, fully washable
Polyco Matrix Touch 1 Touchscreen Work Gloves
With the number of touchscreen DSLR cameras increasing, you might be looking for a glove that offers a full covering of the fingertips while still allowing you to use the touchscreen features of your camera easily. If this is the case, the Polyco Matrix Touch 1 Touchscreen Work Gloves are an excellent solution.
Designed with touch-sensitive fingertips, the gloves are suitable for use with most touchscreens and offer a high level of precision. The Matrix Touch 1 Gloves are constructed with a seamless knitted liner, allowing you to remain comfortable even during long shoots.
Key Features: Thin construction, touch-sensitive fingertips, palm coating, seamless design
Thermal Black Acrylic Fingerless PBK7FL Gloves
Made from soft acrylic, the Thermal Black Acrylic Fingerless PBK7FL Gloves are perfect for those days where you're tasked with a job that predominantly takes place outdoors in the cold. Their thin construction helps prevent the gloves from becoming bulky to ensure you don't drop your camera or lights while you're moving between venues.
Like most of the gloves on this list, the Thermal Black Acrylic Gloves are fingerless to improve your dexterity throughout use. This makes them ideal for tasks that only pose a minimal risk to your wellbeing. They can even be used as a thermal lining and paired with a heavier, more protective glove.
Key Features: Warm but dexterous design, fingerless construction, made from soft acrylic
Ejendals Tegera 217 Thermal Precision Work Gloves
If you prefer using cameras without a touch screen, the Ejendals Tegera 217 Thermal Precision Work Gloves are perfect for you. Slightly thicker in design than most of the gloves listed above, these are ideal for cold weather work. The gloves are constructed with a fleece-insulating layer and are tested to EN 511, making them perfect for those early morning shoots where the sun hasn't yet risen.
Reinforced on the index fingers and fingertips, the Thermal Precision Work Gloves are perfect for use in relatively tough conditions. The gloves are also designed with supple goatskin palms, which improve your dexterity and help you keep a firm grip on objects.
Key Features: Fleece winter lining, supple goatskin palm, reinforced index finger and fingertips
We hope this has helped you on your mission to stay warm while you work. If none of these gloves quite fit what you're looking for, feel free to take a look at our full range of Photography Work Gloves! Alternatively, give our customer care team a call on 020 7501 0597 for a tailored recommendation.