Equipment

Cameras

2019 – now

Sony Alpha A7 III: A full-frame mirrorless camera with built-in image stabilization, 24 megapixels, and excellent autofocus. Weight 650 g.

2015 – 2019

Canon 100D: The smallest lightweight Canon DSLR camera on the market. Hybrid CMOS AF II with the resolution of 18 megapixels and DIGIC 5 processor. APS-C sensor with crop factor 1.6. Weight 407 g.

2007 – 2014

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ50: An ultra-zoom (35-420mm equiv.) compact camera with 10.2 megapixels.

2003 – 2006

Nikon Coolpix 3100: My very first digital camera. A small compact device with the resolution of 3 megapixels producing very nice snapshots. This camera still works, I still own it, but I don’t use it anymore.

Lenses

50 mm

Sony FE 50mm f/1.8: A light fixed lens that I use when I need a really compact set, like when riding a bike 🙂 Filter size 49 mm. Weight 186 g.

16 – 35 mm

Canon EF 16-35mm f/4L IS USM: An ultra-wide lens for indoor snapshots, street photos, and landscapes. Filter size 77 mm. Weight 615 g.

35 – 150 mm

Tamron 35-150mm f/2.8-4 Di VC OSD: My “universal” lens. A bit heavier and bigger than I’d wish, but unique in the focal length that covers both wide and short sides. Filter size 77 mm. Weight 797 g.

150 – 600 mm

Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6,3 DG OS HSM Contemporary: A telephoto lens for wildlife photography. Filter size 95 mm. Weight 1.930 g.

10 – 22 mm

Canon EF-S 10-22mm f/3.5-4.5 USM: An ultra-wide lens for indoor snapshots, street photos, and landscapes. Weight 385 g.

18 – 135 mm

Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM: A universal set lens that I use for generic events and trips. Weight 480 g.

30 mm

Sigma 30mm f/1.4 DC HSM Art: A very light fixed lens that I use for portraits, to document parties, or in low-light conditions.

50 mm

Canon 50/1.8: A legendary, sharp, and light lens.

70 – 300 mm

Tamron SP 70-300mm F/4-5.6 Di VC USD: My former telephoto lens with great stabilization. Weight 770 g.

Accessories

Lens converter

Sigma MC-11: A mount converter that allows me to use lenses for Canon (EF mount) on my Sony A7 III (Sony FE mount).

Flashlight

Canon SpeedLite 580EX II: Maximal guide number 58 at 105 mm setting.

Tripod

Triopo GT-3230: Maximum load 15 kg. Weight 1.400 g.

Tripod head

Triopo B-2: Maximum load 8 kg. A ball head, weight 450 g.

Tripod head

Starblitz SGHC15: A carbon gimbal head, maximum load 15 kg. Weight 878 g.

Backpack

Vanguard ALTA SKY 49: Size: 290×200×480 (cca 28 l). Weight 2.580 g.

Battery grip

Mcoplus BG-A9: A battery grip for Sony A9, A7R III, A7 III cameras.

Birding Equipment

Binocular

Nikon Prostaff 7S 10×42: Waterproof, magnification 10x, objective lens diameter 42 mm, brightness index 17.64. Body filled with nitrogen against fogging. I own it since 2020. Weight 645 g.