My Current Camera Gear

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hotographic equipment is a rapidly evolving and hardly a week passes by without some new, improved, and more functional gadget, device, camera or lens being released, complete with the manufacturers eloquent advertorial overtures on why we need to add it to our ever growing arsenal of camera equipment and despense with our older models. It’s easy to be persuaded too, as camera gear is sexy and highly desirable to the modern day photographer and we all sometimes are swayed against our better judgment. I’m no different from the next person when it comes to that, and are frequently tempted by the latest and greatest. Camera technology is evolving at such a significant pace that what we considered revolutionary just a couple of years ago is rather passé today. Who knows where it will end but reading and finding out what’s just around the corner is such fun anyway.

That aside I’m pretty satisfied with my current assortment of camera gear, I only wish I’d had a camera and lenses as good as these many years ago, but what camera enthusiast couldn’t do with yet another lens?

Camera Bodies

  • Canon EOS 5D Mark III Body
  • Canon EOS 5D Mark II Body
  • Canon EOS 100D Body

Lenses

  • EF 24-105mm f/4 IS L
  • EF 16-35mm f/2.8 L
  • EF 70-200mm f/4 IS L
  • EF 100mm f/2.8 IS L Macro
  • EF 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 IS L
  • EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 IS L
  • EF 40mm f/2.8 STM
  • EF 50mm f/1.4 USM
  • EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM
  • TS-E 24mm f/3.5 MII
  • TS-E 45mm f/2.8

Tripods & Heads

  • Gitzo GT-3541 LS with levelling base and Acratech GV2 ball head
  • Benro C298 N6 Carbon Fibre tripod with Acratech Ultimate ball head

Camera Bags

  • Lowepro Pro Trekker 400 AW backpack
  • Lowepro Microtrecker 200
  • Lowepro Microtrecker 100
  • Pelican 1560 Hard case
  • Think Tank Retrospective 20 Shoulder Bag

Miscellaneous

  • Hitech filter system Aluminium Filter holder
  • Hitech P-size Neutral Density Grads (Soft & Hard)
  • Acratech Universal L-bracket
  • Acratech Nodal Rail (for panoramas)
  • Lee Filter Holder System
  • Lee Hard & Soft Neutral Density Grads
  • Lee Big Stopper 10-sdtop ND
  • Canon EX-580 E-TTL Flash
  • Canon EX-270 E-TTL Flash MII
  • Singh-Ray Gold-N-Blue Polarizer, 77mm
  • Singh-Ray Vari-ND Filter, 77mm
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