Beginner Purchase Recommendations:

-Purchase a camera (Canon 600D/similar, around ~£300-400)
Canon 600D:
Canon 650D:
Canon 700D: Canon EOS 700D Digital SLR Camera (EF-S 18-55 mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM Lens, 18 MP, CMOS Sensor, 3 inch LCD)

-Purchase an SD Card ~£10
Transcend 32GB Class 10 Premium SDHC UHS-I Memory Card: Transcend 32GB Class 10 Premium SDHC UHS-I Memory Card

-Purchase spare batteries (we purchase all of our batteries from as they ship to N. Ireland)

-Purchase a tripod ~£25
BPS 55″ 141cm Aluminum Lightweight Camera Travel Tripod with Carry Bag Case for Digital Camera/Camcorder/DLSR/Video Camera

Ex-Pro TR-550A Professional Photographic Camcorder Tripod for Canon/JVC Everio/Panasonic/Sanyo/Sony Handycam
– a cheap one like this will be fine for starting off with, so don’t need an expensive one that you can swivel super smoothly.

-Purchase a quick release plate to attach camera to tripod ~£5
Quick Release Plate:
Hama Quick Release Plate for Tripods Star 61/62/63 with Videopin

-Purchase an LED to attach to the top of the camera ~£28 – puts some light onto your face, will help separate actor from the background and make your footage look better
Pro 160-LED Video Camera Light for canon 1Ds,5D,6D,7D,50D,60D,70D,750D,600D,650D,700D,1300D,1200D,Nikon D810,D100,D7100,D7200,D5500,D5300,D3200,D3300,Olympus,Panasnic,Pentax,Fuji,Sony DSLR/SLR & Camcorders

-Purchase a Rode microphone to go on your camera ~£49 – will drastically improve your audio over your camera audio
Rode Microphone: RØDE VideoMic GO On Camera Microphone – Black/Red

-Purchase a hot shoe adapter to be able to attach rode mic and LED onto camera at the same time
Hotshoe Adapter:
Goliton® Camera DSLR Triple Mount Hot Shoe V-shape Mount Bracket for LED Video Lights Microphones – Black

-You can also get a backpack, I have two of these backpacks!
AmazonBasics Backpack for SLR Cameras and Accessories – Black