TRIPODS & STANDS
Small Nikon flash units are used to light areas and subjects effectively. Lighting modifiers like umbrellas, reflectors, flags etc are used to tame and control light to give great in-camera results thus minimising post-processing.
COMPUTING & EDITING
Apple Macbook Pro - Exceptional mix of power and portability for editing work, whether standalone or with external monitors.
Apple Thunderbolt Display - Apple's amazing 27" Thunderbolt Display monitor.
Apple Aperture - Great RAW converter, photo-editing and organisational program from Apple.
Adobe Lightroom - Adobe's powerful and versatile RAW converter, editing and filing software.
Adobe Photoshop CC - Needs no introduction. An incredibly versatile and powerful editing program that can do as much or as little as you need with images and more. Can be tough to learn, but worth it for all it can do.
Adobe Premiere Pro CC - Adobe's full featured pro video editing and production software.
Wacom Intuos Pro Tablet - This helps to make editing much more intuitive and a lot more accurate, using the pen and tablet system.
X-Rite ColorMunki Display - A great device for colour calibrating screens. This is important so that you can make sure your monitor(s) and screens are correctly displaying your images and their colours accurately - so that proofing images and final print quality looks as it should.
Note: Niall Hastie Photography has no referral incentive or relationship with any of the brands or companies above.