Tay Barrett



This week I take off for Portland, Oregon to film a short documentary piece. I am using the opportunity to evaluate my kit and take stock of what I have and what I am missing. I'm still working on assembling the best, most efficient and lightest kit I can, but for now this is the system I am working with:

CAMERA: Sony A7sII (with E mount to EF adapter)

BATTERIES FOR CAMERA: 8 BM Premium NP-FW50 Batteries

LENSES: Rokinon Cine 35mm f/1.4 (EF mount), Vintage Nikkor/Nikon AI 50mm f/1.4 (with Fotodiox Lens Mount Adapter - Nikon Nikkor F Mount D/SLR Lens to Canon EOS (EF, EF-S) Mount SLR Camera Body)

SOUND: Sennheiser MKE 400 Shotgun Microphone, 2 sets of Sennheiser G2 lav mic systems

LIGHTS: C-300RS 10 inch Bi-Color LED Dimmable Light

BATTERIES FOR LIGHT: 2 Li-ion 6600mAh Batteries

DIFFUSION: Westcott 30" Illuminator Reflector 4-in-1 Kit

CLAMP FOR REFLECTORNeewer Photo Studio Heavy Duty Metal Clamp Holder with 5/8" Light Stand Attachment for Reflector

STANDS: 3 Manfrotto 5001B 74-Inch Nano stands


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