Photographers love talking gear. Here's what I use.


Cameras & Lenses

Canon 6D (2)

Hasselblad 500 CM

Canon Canonet QL 17 GIII

Canon 16-35mm f/2.8L

Canon 40mm f/2.8

Canon 70-200 f/2.8L

Zeiss 80mm f2/8

Zeiss 120mm f/2.8

Fuji 40mm f/2.8


Computer & Software

15" Macbook Pro

iPad Pro (for wireless tethering)

Photo Mechanic

Adobe Lightroom

Adobe Photoshop

BlinkBid (best bidding software ever)

ProfitTrain (best invoicing software ever)

Dozens of Seagate 1 TB External Hard Drives 


Bags & Stuff

ThinkTank Airport Security 2.0 Rolling Bag (everyday workhorse)

Kata Lightware Long Rolling Light Stand Bag

ThinkTank Speed Belt Pro + Speed Changer + Hubba Hubba Hiney

Pelican 1650 Hardcase

Cheap Rolling Cart Dolly Thing from Home Depot

Studio Lighting Gear

Flashpoint XPLOR 600Pro (2)

Westcott Octa L Softbox

Paul C. Buff 30x60 Softbox with grid

Paul C. Buff 10x36 Stripbox with grid

Paul C. Buff 47" Octabox with grid

Paul C. Buff 48" Shoot-Thru umbrella

Paul C. Buff 48" Reflective Silver Umbrella

Paul C. Buff 13' Heavy Duty Light Stand (2)

Paul C. Buff 10' General Purpose Light Stand (2)


Lightweight Travel Lighting Kit

LumoPro LP-180 Speedlight (2)

YongNuo YN-560 II (4)

Opteka speedlight grids (2)

Phottix 36" Double Small Folding Shoot-Thru Umbrella (2)

ProMaster LS-CT Super Compact 7' Light Stand (2)

Impact Umbrella Bracket (4)


Other Cool Stuff

Flashpoint R2Pro Flash Trigger

Pocket Wizard Plus III Transceiver (2)

Pocket Wizard Plus II Transceiver (2)

Small and Large LED Larry Lights (so freaking cool)

Off Brand 5-in-1 Reflector

Off Brand 18% Grey Card

Various Colored Light Gels, Gaff Tape, Apple Boxes, Bungees, Paracord, GorrilaPods, Countless Memory Cards



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