My Lens & Gear Choices for Hiking & Nature Photography

Trees and pasture in fog and snow at Cañada Buena Vista near Warner Springs, California.

Sometimes I get asked “so what lenses do you bring?” and the answer of course is… it depends! :) I created this page as a starting point to answer that question. I’m a Nikon user (by chance, as explained in “Ten Years, Ten Photos – 2007“) but I’m mostly talking about lens types here so none of this should be all too specific to the Nikon brand (yeah, I’d be a terrible brand ambassador, haha!).

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