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So you're finally ready to commit to a photography workshop with us. We know you have questions, and we have answers! Check out our frequently asked questions below, and feel free to message us with anything we didn't cover!

  • Photography Gear
    Camera Bodies: Nikon Z7 (with FTZ adaptor) Nikon Z6 Nikon D850 Lenses: Nikon Z series 24-70mm, f/4.0 FTZ Adaptor Nikon 14-24mm, f/2.8 Nikon 24-70mm, f/2.8 Nikon 70-200mm, f/2.8G VRII Nikon 200-500mm, f/5.6G Nikon 105 micro, f/2.8G Nikon 85mm, f/1.8 Filters: B+W Filters (made by Schneider Optics) Clear UV MRC filters Circular Polarizers Neutral Density set Tripods: 3 Legged Thing, Winston (larger, more sturdy) 3 Legged Thing, Billy (best for travel) 3 Legged Thing, Mike (best for video) 3 Legged Thing, Iggy (mini tripod, best for phone) 3 Legged Thing, L-Bracket (find the one that fits your model!) Toolz, multi tool Bags: Our favorite bags by Think Tank Photo Mindshift Backlight 36L (also comes in 2 smaller sizes) Mindshift Rotation 180 34L (aslo comes in smaller sizes) Mindshift Ultralight Dual 25L Freeway Longhaul 75L (also comes in 50L) Lighting: Phottix M200 LED Light Westcott Ice Light 2 Profoto B1 Other Accessories: Hoodman Steel Memory Cards Hoodman Eye Cup Hoodman Loupe DJI OM 4 Gimbal (for phone) DJI Mavic Air Saromonic RX9 Microphone System Editing Software: Adobe Creative Cloud Suite (primarily Lightroom & Photoshop) DXO Nik Collection plugin software
  • Backpacking Gear
    Backpacks: Osprey Tents: Nemo Hornet Nemo Dagger Big Agnes Sleeping Bags: Sea to Summit Big Agnes Sleeping Pads: Big Agnes Nemo Cookware/Food: Jetboil Stoves Sea to Summit Collapsible Kits Backpacker's Pantry Meals Alpine Start Coffee
  • Road Gear
    Little Bear (our current home): nuCamp RV TAB 400 380 watts mounted solar panels Isabella awning (for 320 or for 400) Rocky (our previous home): nuCamp RV TAB 320 (model U, indoor kitchen, no bathroom) 300 watts roof mounted solar panels Walker tent attachment Lund Diamond Plate Toolbox Tow Vehicle: 2019 Toyota Tacoma TRD Offroad (3.5L V6 Engine, 6400 lb towing capacity) Sway Control Bar Curt Wireless Brake Controller (we also love the Tekonsha Prodigy RF brake controller) Other Accessories: Yamaha EF2000iS Generator Jack-it Bike Rack Trimax TCL75 Wheel Lock RV Lock Keyless System (only for TAG or TAB 320, not the TAB 400)
  • Trailer Accessories
    Favorite Kitchen Items: Planetary Design Coffee Presses Omnia Oven Lodge Cast Iron Sea to Summit Colapsible Pots GSI covered mugs Favorite Potty Accessories: Thunderbox Outback Toilets Go Girl female urinary device Kula Cloths Other Favorites: Teardrop Galley Wing Walls (for TAGs or TAB 320 Clamshells)
  • Special Discounts and Links
    Take advantage of these discounts, and help us out too! Harvest Host: Camp at beautiful wineries and breweries! Save 15% off your memebership with this link! Red Bud Suds: Sustainably sorced 4-in-1 soap. Save 10% with this link! Showerpouch: Full size body wipes, almost like a shower! Save 10% with this link! Or use code "MANDY" Planetary Design: All things coffee! Our favorite french presses. Save 10% with this link! Or use code "10fromMandyLea" Hoodman USA: Memory cards, eye cups & loupes for your camera. Save 10% with this link! Moo: Our favorite printer for business cards with great photo quality! Save 20% with this link! SmugMug: Great web hosting and photo ordering site. Save 20% with this link! Shinesty: You might think we're crazy, but this is the best Men's underwear! Don't knock it til you try it! Save 20% with this link.
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