In My Bag - with Antonio Martez

Antonio Martez is a New York based Fashion and Beauty Photographer.  He is also an international brand builder, creative storyteller & digital innovator who develops and explores ideas for clients by weaving words and images into simple narratives and visual stories. Antonio Martez has over 10 years of working experience as a Strategic Creative Leader as a Fashion & Beauty Photographer & Creative Director, with a proven track record of developing interactive content and branded digital experiences for some of the world’s most recognized brands. His creative work has been rewarded with multiple awards, including two Webby Awards, Sony World Photography Award, and featured in several industry blogs and fashion magazines for his work as a commercial fashion & beauty photographer and a creative director. You can follow Antonio on Instagram at @AntonioMartez.

In My Bag - Antonio Martez as featured in The Photo Brigade

In My Bag - Antonio Martez as featured in The Photo Brigade

As a location fashion & beauty photographer, I have selected the following camera equipment because it compliments my shooting style. As a Think Tank Photo Brand Ambassador, all my equipment travels securely in a Think Tank Airport Accelerator Backpack or Airport Takeoff Roller. These 2 types of bags keep my gear safe and secure while giving me a peace of mind during travel. I’m always on the go from hotel to location or location to airport, I realize my limitations when it comes to traveling with a big setup. Understanding the limitations and knowing my equipment is #1 priority and a definite factor of making thru a location fashion or beauty shoot. My 2 travel bags holds my Nikon D800eNikon D4s, and a Hasselblad H5D-50c.

In My Bag - Antonio Martez as featured in The Photo Brigade

In My Bag - Antonio Martez as featured in The Photo Brigade

My Nikon D800e is my go-to location camera where it’s durable enough to brave the elements, but rugged enough to take the pounding of continuous shooting without skipping a beat. My glass of choice is the Sigma 85mm 1.4 if I’m shooting natural light, but when it comes to studio strobes or mixed lighting conditions, the Sigma 70-200mm 2.8 is my must have go-to lens.

In My Bag - Antonio Martez as featured on The Photo Brigade

In My Bag - Antonio Martez as featured on The Photo Brigade

In My Bag - Antonio Martez as featured on The Photo Brigade

In My Bag - Antonio Martez as featured on The Photo Brigade