My Gear Recommendations

For those interested, here is my current recommendation of equipment and services.  This is what I use, love, and recommend wholeheartedly.  It works for me, it might work for you.  Use whatever works best for you though.  Be honest with yourself!

My Gear:

Cameras & Lenses

Olympus cameras & lenses

Hasselblad H system & Lenses

Phase One Sensors

Filters

B+W Pro UV Filters

Singh-Ray Polarizers

Support

Really Right Stuff L-Plates for Olympus

Really Right Stuff Lens Foot for Pro 40-150mm F/2.8 (It’s the same as what works on the 50-200mm.)

Feisol Elite 3472 Tripod

Feisol Elite 3472 Leveling

Really Right Stuff BH-55 Ballhead

Really Right Stuff BH-25 Ballhead

Gitzo Traveler Tripod

Really Right Stuff Panoramic Packages

Really Right Stuff Panoramic 192 FAS Nodal Slide

Flashes

Pocket Wizard Plus X triggers

Einstein 640 lights

Bags, Cards, Accessories

Lexar Pro cards

San Disk Pro cards

Peak Design Bags and Straps

Think Tank Photo Straps

DSPTCH Wrist Straps

Think Tank Photo Bags

Mindshift Gear Backpacks

F-Stop Gear Backpacks

ExpoDisc

Epson Printers (3880)

Epson Legacy Platine Paper (my new favorite!)

Ilford Gold Fibre Silk Paper

Equipment Rental: LensRentals

Used Equipment: Keh Camera

Equipment Store: B & H Photo

Printing & Print Product: Pilot Imaging

Web Gallery: Smugmug (Get 20% off too!) Smugmug is awesome, and I can offer your 14-day free trial and 20% off if you do go with them!  Its a referral from my own account.  Sweet!

WebSite Host: APhotofolio

Medium Format Dealer & Rental: Capture Integration

Raw Development and Cataloging: Adobe Lightroom

Tethered Capture and Developement  Phase One Capture One Lightroom tethers too…but the tethering features of C1 are amazing!  Especially the selective color adjustments!  Imagine you can make someone’s red dress a different color, and each shot comes in that color regardless of the pose or motion!  Yeah C1 can do that.

Editing: Adobe Photoshop or Affinity Photo

Resizing: AlienSkin Blow Up

Coloring & Treatments: AlienSkin Exposure

HDR: Oloneo

Panoramas: PTGUI & Pano2VR

These links are provided for your convenience.  I am not gaining any benefit from them, nor am I making any affiliate sales.  The only referral is the smugmug site code.