What Equipment Did Steve McCurry Use For His Afghan Girl Photo?

September 9, 2011

Steve McCurry’s beautiful Afghan Girl portrait appeared on the cover of the June 1985 issue of National Geographic. Later, National Geographic would name is as the single-most recognized photo in the history of the magazine. So how did Steve shoot this photo? According to Nikon World magazine, Steve used a Nikon FM2 camera, a 105mm f/2.5 lens, […]

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What Camera Gear Does Scott Schuman A.K.A. The Sartorialist Use?

September 7, 2011

Photographer: Scott Schuman, a.k.a The Sartorialist Specialty: Street/Fashion Photography Favored Camera/Lens Brand: Canon Scott Schuman, who runs the astoundingly popular Sartorialist blog, is one of the biggest names in fashion photography today. Starting out photographing pretty people in unconventionally-fashionable outfits on the streets of New York City, Scott has moved on to shooting ad campaigns and editorials for names […]

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What Camera Does Bill Cunningham Use?

September 7, 2011

Photographer: Bill Cunningham of the New York Times Specialty: Street/Fashion Photography Favored Camera/Lens Brand: Nikon Other Products Used: Fuji Film Have you seen the documentary Bill Cunningham New York? No? What are you? Some kind of moron? Watch the trailer now: Whatever. Bill Cunningham is one of the hardest-w0rking photographers in New York City, peddling around Manhattan all day […]

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What Camera Equipment Does Jose Villa Use?

September 6, 2011

Photographer: Jose Villa Specialty: Film Wedding Photography Favored Camera/Lens Brand: Canon, Contax Other Products Used: Fuji Film, Holga and Polaroid Cameras Short Bio: Jose Villa is a California-based wedding photographer that was voted by PDN to be one of the top 10 wedding photographers in the world. He is known for his classic, beautiful imagery that is shot entirely […]

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What Camera Equipment Does Jasmine Star Use?

September 5, 2011

Photographer: Jasmine Star Specialty: Wedding Photography Favored Camera/Lens Brand: Canon Software Used: Lightroom, Photoshop, Kubota Actions Other Products Used: ShowIt Website Software Short Bio: Jasmine Star is a California-based wedding photographer, well-known for her incredible marketing skills and clean, lifestyle-oriented images. And judging by what you read on forums, she’s the object of more jealousy than […]

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WTF is Who Uses What Camera?

September 5, 2011

Welcome to WhoUsesWhatCamera.com! WUWC is a site designed to list the cameras, lenses, lighting equipment, and software used by the world’s top professional photographers. Gear isn’t everything. We all know that. In fact, if you don’t know that, you’re a freaking moron. However, choosing the right gear for the job is important. Photography is a […]

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