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Lives in United States Honolulu, HI, United States
Works as a Self Employed Photographer
Has a website at
Joined on Jul 11, 2003
About me:

FB Sony Group:
SONY Alpha camera Ambassador
In addition #SuperUserbySony
(and have been given SONY products for accepting this additional role)
was Nikon NPS member
SONY a7rII,a7s, a7r, LAEA3, LAEA4, Zeiss 50mm f1.4 ZA SSM, 70-200mm f4 G FE, 35mm f2.8 ZA FE, 16-35mm f2.8 ZA

D800 DTSE grip and 3900mAh, D700 Grip w/EL4a, 24-70 f2.8, 70-200 f2.8 VR II, Canon 500D Close Up Lens, four(4)sb900's
Heliopan 77mm POL Filter - SH-PMC, 77mm UV HD Digital Filter (PRO-1 stratches too easy)
B+W 6 stop ND
HoodMan 3'
Asst strobist modifiers, including 4square Softbox StripBoxes w/grid
Custom Brackets QRS-E2 Camera Rotation Bracket
Avenger 2033 Kit C-Stand
AB RingFlash Strobe, Vagabond Mini (It's small), 62" parabolic (it's big) :)
Nissin Di700a , Air 1, PS 8
LumoPro LP160 & LP120 Manual Flash
Metz 48 AF-1 TTL WiFi Flash(2)
160 LED Hot Shoe light (4)
RadioPoppers PX TTL & JrX Radio
Asst. Lighting stuff, mainly for Product and Portrait

Sony UP-DR200, Pelican 1660 case
Black Rapid Double Strap, w/ the new FastenR3 solid D-rings
Kata MC-61 (love it), Kata DR-467 Backpack, Kata waist pack,LowePro SlingShot 200, Hakuba PRO 100 tripod bag for my travel Flash gear.
Maha 800s 8-batt PRO charger,2-Maha 401FS

Lightroom CC, w/ Photoshop CC
Built ASUS MOBO i7 w/USB3, SATA3 (Win7 PRO 64-bit), 24gb tri-channel DDR3, 256gb SSD (OS), 3TB HD 64mb cache 7,200
Wacom Intuos3
ASUS N71JQ-A1 17.3-Inch i7-720, Win7 PRO ,8gb, 256gb SSD, (Crucial Adrenaline SSD Cache did NOT work well for location work, imho) TetherPRO USB3 to MicroB 15foot.
SONY Z SmartPhone , SONY Laptop 14" Touch screen , SONY Tablet

Favoite Luggage, eBags EXO Hardside Spinner in Yellow:

Hawaii-geek's current gear

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1
Nikon D700
Nikon D800
Sony Alpha 7R
Sony Alpha 7R II
Sony Alpha 7S
Sony SLT-A77 II
Sony SLT-A99
Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8G ED
Nikon AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR II
Sony 16-35mm F2.8 ZA SSM Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T*
Sony Carl Zeiss Planar T* 50mm F1.4 ZA SSM
Sony FE 35mm F2.8 ZA Carl Zeiss Sonnar T*
Sony FE 70-200mm F4 G OSS
Adobe Photoshop CS6
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5
Sony Xperia Z
Other gear:
  • Nikon SB-900 AF Speedlight Flash for Nikon Digital SLR Cameras
  • Nikon sb900 Flash
  • Sony FDA-EV1MK Electronic Viewfinder Kit
  • Sony HVLF20AM TTL Digital Flash for Sony Alpha Digital SLR Cameras
  • Sony HVL-F60M Flash
  • Sony LHP1 Lens Hood
  • Sony VGC99AM Grip for Alpha SLTA199V (Black)

Hawaii-geek's wish list

Sorted by most recently added.

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II
Sony Alpha a6000
Sony Alpha 7 II
Sony Vario-Tessar T* FE 16-35mm F4 ZA OSS
Sony 70-200mm F2.8 G SSM II
Nikon AF-S Nikkor 400mm f/2.8D ED-IF II
Other gear:
  • Nikon 135mm f2 VRII Macro if they ever make one.