David Saffir: What’s In My Photography Bag
Jul 2012 31

Hasselblad H-series camera and lenses (my favorite landscape lens is the Hasselblad 35mm f/3.5, and favorite portrait lens is the Hasselblad 100mm f/2. I also use the 100mm lens for multi-frame panorama images.

Nikon D3 and lenses, Nikon D2x, F5, F100, Nikon flash units, Canon G10

Datacolor Spyder4ELITE, SpyderCUBE, SpyderLENSCAL, SpyderCHECKR, SpyderPRINT, Spyder4TV HD, and software.

Prophoto, Calumet, Hensel, and Arri lighting

Gizo carbon fiber tripods with Really Right Stuff and Arca-Swiss ballheads, Manfrotto fluid video head.

Really Right Stuff macro mount and nodal mount

MacPro Tower, MacBook Pro, iPad, and various Windows boxes

Photoshop CS5 and CS6, Phase One Capture One Pro, Photomatix, Helicon Focus, HP Advanced Printer Profiling System, Nik Software (Silver Efex Pro 2 and Viveza are favorites), others

HP Dreamcolor wide-gamut display and 30″ Mac Cinema Display. Mitsubishi

Think Tank Airport rolling case and 360 backpack

Tenba photo backpack and over-the-shoulder camera bag

Sekonic 358 pro light meter with spot metering

Minolta Color Meter

Marantz digital recorder

PocketWizard radio triggers and receivers

Garmin GPS system

I work with a wide variety of printers, including Epson, Canon, and HP. Currently I have Epson 3880, HP Z3200 and 3100, HP B9180.