These are the tools that I use or have used. They are my favorites and ones that I can confidently recommend. I compiled this list as a resource for people looking for my recommendations.
My Primary Camera. Extremely good auto focus and low light capabilities. Outstanding video quality!
Sony Zeiss 24-70 Lense
This is my primary lense. It has really fast and quiet auto focus. Incredible clarity!
Sony 50mm Marco Lense
The lens I use for my all my super close up macro shots.
Zhiyun Crane 2 Gimbal
This Gimbal lets me get super smooth hand held shots and cinematic motion.
Rode Wireless Lav
This is my primary lav mic for doing all of my on camera talking shots. Nice clear quality audio.
I can use this with my phone to get professional concise talking heads shots rather than just trying to wing it.
Canon T6i Video Creator Kit
My secondary camera, its pretty easy to learn and use. Great quality pictures and video. The mic is ok.
Canon 50mm Lense
The lense I use for most close up shots. Crystal clear!
Canon 24mm Lense
My newest lense. I use for most wide angle shots as well as close-ups. Very clear and lets in a lot of light.
Promaster Tripod w/ Ballhead
Carbon fiber tripod that is very strong and lightweight.
What I use to get smooth shots when I am moving with the camera. These take some practice.
Motorized Camera Slider
I use this to add motion to the shots for really cinematic effects.
3Pod Pistol Grip TriPod Head
Makes adjusting shots way faster than the traditional fluid head. Takes manfrotto quick release plates.
Quick Release Plates
I bought several of these to make switching my camera around much easier. Life savers.
What I use for low light shooting.
Adobe Creative Cloud
My video and photo editing software. You can pay monthy as well.
Wired Lav Mic
Wireless lav mics are super expensive so I use this wired one for intros and voice over. Great sound quality.
A highly rated affordable powered shotgun mic. Better sound quality than the Rode Video Mic Go.
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