Here's a complete list of the kit I use to film my travels, as well the hardware and software I edit the films with.
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MAIN SETUP: Sony A7s + Rode VideoMicro
This is the primary camera + mic I've used since 2015.
Sony ILCE7S/BQ Alpha 7S:
Sony 28-70mm F3.5-5.6:
The gimbal I've used since 2019, before that I always used a gorillapod. The zoom lens I only take on trips where I'm filming lots of wildlife (e.g. First Time In Africa)
Zhiyun Weebill S:
Joby Gorillapod JB01507-BWW:
Sony SEL70200G 70-200mm:
Since 2019 I switched from the unreliable GoPro to the DJI Osmo Action.
DJI Osmo Action:
AuyKoo Selfie Stick:
DJI Mavic Pro:
Here's the complete list of kit I use for my edit suite at home.
WD Elements 4TB Hard Drive:
Rode NT-USB Mic:
I edit with Final Cut X, do the graphics with After Effects, and the thumbnails in Photoshop.
For music in my films, I use MusicBed.
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TRAVEL LUGGAGE + ESSENTIALS
Watch the video above for all my packing tips. Below are some of the items mentioned.
Caribbe Skymaster 80L:
USB Battery Pack:
Osprey Fairpoint 40:
JLB Flip Speakers: