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Photo gear

"Camera equipment itself does not take pictures - photographers do that"
(quote by John Shaw, amongst my favourite nature photographers)

...nevertheless, for those who might care, here is a brief description of the photo equipment that I am currently using.

I mainly do landscape and travel photography and enjoy working slowly and deliberately, using a relatively compact and sturdy camera body and a small set of high-quality fixed focal length ("prime") lenses, which allow me to get as much as possible right in camera, without having to resort to the crutch of post processing in order to "fix" defects such as chromatic aberration, flare, etc.

Camera body:
Fujifilm X-E1

Wide-angle Fujinon XF 14mm f/2.8 R
Fast 'normal' Fujinon XF 35mm f/1.4 R
Medium tele Fujinon XF 90mm f/2 R LM WR

UV B+W MRC-nano 010 (52mm, 58mm and 62mm)
Circular Polarizer Heliopan SH-PMC (52mm), B+W MRC Käsemann (58mm) and B+W MRC (62mm)
Neutral Density B+W MRC 103 (52mm, 58mm and 62mm)
Graduated Neutral Density B+W MRC 702 (52mm and 58mm)

Manfrotto 190CXPro4 carbon fibre tripod + Novoflex Classic Ball 3 head + Novoflex Q=Base quick-release adapter

Fujifilm MHG-XE handgrip
Fujifilm NP-W126 batteries
SanDisk Extreme Pro SDXC memory cards
Threaded cable release
EX-Pro TC-2 intervalometer
Hot shoe-mount spirit level
Zeiss lens cleaning kit + blower
My lenses
My lenses