As architecture photographers, we love to talk “gear” don’t we? As a newbie, we may tend to think we need to purchase a massive amount of gear in order for our photos to even look presentable. When we meet other photographers, a default go-to conversation starter is “so what do you shoot with?”. The irony is, for me personally, as time goes on I find myself relying less and less on the latest-and-greatest gear in order for my images to look good. Don’t get me wrong, I love to buy new stuff – I just find the need to constantly purchase new stuff shrinks over time.
That being said, I realize there are still some pieces of gear I simply cannot live without…or feel metaphorically naked if I don’t have them on a job with me. So here is my list of the top 5 pieces of photography gear that I can’t live without as an architecture photographer:
Did I miss anything? Any item you agree or disagree with? Let us know in the comments!