I am often asked “what kind of camera do you use?” or “what’s in your camera bag?”. While I don’t think it’s the kind of camera that makes one a better photographer, as a Nikon Professional Service (NPS) member,  I have constructed a list of the gear I use.

Photography gear:

• Nikon D4

• Nikon D810

• Nikkor 14-24mm f/2.8

• Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8

• Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8

• Nikkor 80-400mm f/4.5-5.6

• Nikon TC-20E III (2x teleconverter)

• iPhone 6 (gold)

• Sony RX100 M2

Workstation and Editing: 

• Apple MacBook Pro (mid-2010) 2.4GHz, 8GB RAM

• Dell Ultrasharp 24″ U2412M external monitor

Synology DS1512+ configured in RAID-5, 5x3TB Seagate 7200rpm 

• Bose Companion 20

• Silicon Power 1TB Rugged Armor A80 portable harddrive

• X-rite ColorMunki Display calibrator

• Adobe LightRoom 5 and Photoshop CS5

• Herman Miller Embody office chair

Photography accessories:

• BlackRapid RS-7 strap  

• ThinkTank Retrospective 30 

 ThinkTank StreetWalker HD 

• Gitzo GM3551 monopod

• Really Right Stuff Lever quick release

• Etymotic ETY ER20 earplugs

• Nikon EN-EL18 spare battery

• 64GB Lexar 1066x + 32GB Lexar 1000x CF cards (x2)

• Vello Shutterboss VII RC1II

Podcast Gear:

• Electro-voice RE-20

• Audio-Technica ATH-A900X

• Zoom H6

• Rode PSA-1 boom arm

Server Stuff:

•  This website is hosted on a VPS by KnownHost

• Domain registrar at Hover

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• Email from Rackspace

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• Podcast hosted on libsyn

Brands that I love and admire:

Apple, Nike, Mercedes-Benz, Tesla, Herman-Miller, Sony, Burberry, Starbucks, Whole Foods Market.