As often people ask me what I use for my travelling photography, here’s a list of all I need to achieve my shots wherever I am. Please note that it’s not an exhaustive list.

Items marked with an * are some of the gear that travel/has travelled with me on my bicycle.

Some stuff is used only near home. 


Nikon D810*

Nikon D700*

Intrepid Camera 4×5 mkII (large format)


Nikkor AF-S 24-70mm f/2.8 ED*

Nikkor AF-S 16-35 f/4 ED VR*

Nikkor AF 80-200mm f/2.8 ED*

Nikkor AF 50mm f/1.4 G*

Nikkor AF 85mm f/1.8*


Manfrotto 190 +ballhead

Giotto’s +ballhead*

Manfrotto Pixi EVO*

Gorillapod SLR*


Lee Filters Holder and adaptors*

Lee Filters GND 0.6 hard*

Lee Filters ND 0.9*

Lee Filters Little Stopper  (6 stop ND filter)*

Lee Filters Landscape Polariser*


Bubble level (hotshoe mount)*

Shutter release cable*

Nikon flashgun

Lastolite reflectors

Lastolite EzyBox

Several Lexar Professional and Sandisk Compact Flash Cards

Elinchrom Studio Flash BRX 500 (couple)


Adobe Lightroom


Surly Long Haul Trucker (La Poderosa)*

Surly ECR (La Bi-Poderosa)*


Hilleberg Nallo GT2 tent

MSR Hubba Hubba 2 tent

Thermarest NeoAir Xlite sleeping pad