Tools of the trade

Equipment

For those of you that are interested in which equipment I use, here's a short summary of the stuff that's currently in my camera bag:

  • Nikon D800 body
  • Nikkor AF-S 24-70mm f/2.8G ED
  • Nikkor AF-S 35mm f/1.8 G DX
  • Nikkor AF-D 50mm f/1.4
  • Nikkor AF-S 70-200mm f/2.8 ED VR-II
  • Nikkor AF-S 85mm f/1.4
  • Nikkor AF-S 105mm f/2.8 G IF-ED VR Micro
  • Nikon SB-800 Speedlight
  • Tiffen filters (mostly just basic UV and circular polarizers)
  • Hama Omega Carbon II tripod (admitted, this one has its own bag)

Software

During and after shooting, I use several software tools to view, compare, and edit my photographs. At the moment, I use the following programs as part of my workflow:

  • Adobe Lightroom 4.1
  • Adobe Photoshop CS6
  • JAlbum
  • Neat Image
  • Nikon Camera Control
  • Nikon Capture NX2