Our Photography Gear

This is our current photography gear

Sony A7RII

Our best body we have so far. With the size and portability of the Sony A7 expect with extremely high Megapixels count, good high iso resolution, in body stabilization, and most importantly for us, SILENT SHUTTER, no more nasty looks at restaurants! It is definitely worth the cost of entry for this camera.


Sony a7 Full-Frame Mirrorless Digital Camera

Our go-to portable camera. We this camera when we don’t want to lug around our DSLR and the quality is just as good. This is a Full-Frame Camera in a small package. We like the Wi-fi photo transfer to our iPhone.  It works much better than the Canon systems. Check out some of our thoughts on this camera using legacy lenses Here

We don’t have any Sony lenses, we use this adapter to mount it on to our 50mm Canon FD lens

Voigtlander VM-E Close Focus Adapter for VM-Mount Lens to Sony E-Mount Camera

For our M mount lenses

Zeiss 50mm f2.0 ZM Plannar (Leica M mount)


GoPro HERO4 SILVER
We use this for our video shoots and sometimes for selfies

Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Canon EOS 5D Mark II Full Frame DSLR Camera (Body Only)

We are heavily invested in our Canon system since this is what we started out with. We use this Canon EOS 5D Mark II for a majority of our shots.

We Use the following lenses:


Canon EF 24-105mm f/4 L IS USM Lens for Canon EOS SLR Cameras

This is our walk around lens


Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L II USM Ultra Wide Angle Zoom Lens

We use this for our landscape shots


Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 USM Standard & Medium Telephoto Lens for Canon SLR Cameras – Fixed

We use this for our Portrait shots


Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM Telephoto Zoom Lens for Canon SLR Cameras

For events and weddings, check out some sample shots here


Canon EF 50mm f/2.5 Compact Macro Lens

Majority of our food shots are shot with Canon EF 50mm f/2.5 Compact Macro

Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM Lens – Fixed
Our low key street Photography lens

Computer Hardware and Software


Adobe Creative Cloud Photography plan (Photoshop CC + Lightroom)

Storage


FreeNAS Mini – Network Attached Storage (Diskless)

We do most of backing up to a FreeNas Server Porkbelly created.


SanDisk Extreme PRO 32GB CompactFlash Memory Card UDMA 7 Speed Up To 160MB/s- SDCFXPS-032G-X46
we have the best luck with sandisk cards, when we use other brands they seem to cause us more issues. We try to backup to our server frequently.


SanDisk Ultra 32GB Class 10 SDHC Memory Card Up to 40MB/s- SDSDUN-032G-G46 [Newest Version]

Our server uses 4 WD Red 3TB NAS Hard Drive: 1 to 8-bay RAID Hard Drive: 3.5-inch SATA 6 Gb/s, IntelliPower, 64MB Cache WD30EFRX

 

Lighting Accessories


NEEWER® 48 Marco LED Ring Light with 6 Adapter Rings (49mm, 52mm, 55mm, 58mm, 62mm or 67mm) for Macro Canon/Nikon/Sony/Sigma/Tamron Lens
We use this sometimes to make food really pop, check it out here


Photography Photo Portrait Studio 600W Day Light Umbrella Continuous Lighting Kit by LimoStudio LMS103
We used this for our Wedding photoshoot we did ourselves, you can check it out here

Computers

All editing is done on our

Apple MacBook Pro MD102LL/A 13.3-Inch Laptop (OLD VERSION)
With an upgraded Samsung 850 EVO 1 TB 2.5-Inch SATA III Internal SSD (MZ-75E1T0B/AM)

With the old HDD in a Hard Drive Caddy Tray for Apple Unibody MacBook / MacBook Pro 13 15 17 SuperDrive

And upgraded with Corsair Vengeance 16GB (2x8GB) DDR3 1600 MHz (PC3 12800) Laptop Memory (CMSX16GX3M2A1600C10)

Our desktop is an
Apple Mac Pro MB871LL/A Desktop

with a
EVGA GTX980 Superclocked 4GB GDDR5 256bit, DVI-I, DP x 3, HDMI, SLI Ready Graphics Card (04G-P4-2982-KR)
And a

Samsung 850 EVO 500GB 2.5-Inch SATA III Internal SSD (MZ-75E500B/AM)

On a Apricorn Velocity Solo x2 Extreme Performance SSD Upgrade Kit for Desktop PCs and MacPro (VEL-SOLO-X2)for faster transfers


PorkBelly

PorkBelly

Aka Anthony, Currently resides in the 626, owner of the Best S2k blog on the internet. Trying to take better pictures to catch up with Bunny.

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