Nikon D7200 DSLR
Nikon D300S DSLR
Nikon D80 DSLR
Nikon 50mm f/1.8
Nikon 24mm f/2.8
Nikon 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 VR
Nikon 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 VR
Nikon 105mm f/2.8 VR
Sigma 8-16mm f/4.5-5.6
Sigma 10-20mm f/4-5.6 EX
Sigma 18-35mm Art f/1.8
Sigma 150-500 f/5-6.3 OS
Tamron 150-600 f/5-6.3 VC

Slik Sprint Pro Tripod
Lens Pen (one of the most essential cheap accessories!)
Filters (one rectangular split Neutral Density, 3 stop and 6 stop ND’s, Circular Polarizer)
Giottos Rocket Air Blower (large)
National Geographic Earth Explorer Backpack (medium)

Wish List (my realistic one)

Nikon f/4 lens 300mm or greater with VR
Nikon 500mm or greater, with VR, zoom or prime that is reasonably priced

Photography Links


I buy photography equipment from only two places. Prices at both of these are similar and competitive (cheaper than local stores), but you won’t get discount codes or big sales from these. The service from both of these is outstanding. From B&H, orders usually ship within hours of ordering and I’ve never had problems with products or service from either store.

B&H Photo

Reviews, product information, guides, etc.

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