Tech + Office Gear

All the gear I use for my creative work and online business

  • MacBook Pro - My main squeeze, I take it everywhere with me
  • Webcam -
  • Microphone -
  • Adobe Creative Suite - I mostly use After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Lightroom and Premiere Pro, but you can get a less robust subscription if you need less tools.
  • Wacom Tablet - Bamboo Touch - it's a good size for travel
  • Wacom Cintiq 13HD - Excellent for drawing and animation 
  • 5 Minute Journal 
  • Productivity Planner
  • Notebooks

Business Tools

Online services and apps to keep things running smoothly

  • BoardBooster - My very own Pinterest VA
  • Tailwind - Another Pinterest scheduler with built-in community functionality
  • Teachable - For hosting online course content
  • Squarespace - Quick and easy website builder
  • Buffer - Social media scheduling, with a handy browser extension that quickly adds content to your queue
  • HootSuite - Another great social media scheduling tool
  • IFTTT - A productivity rabbit hole - automate ALL THE THINGS.
  • Zapier - Another helping hand for automating processes

Graphic Design Resources

Online resources for fonts, stock photos, templates and more!

  • Creative Market
  • MyFonts

Royalty Free Stock Photos

  • Unsplash


The gear and tools I use to shoot and edit my photographs

DSLR Camera Equipment

  • Panasonic Lumix GF-1 - I've used this guys as my main camera since 2011
  • 20mm Pancake Lens
  • Halorig
  • Manfrotto Tripod


  • Moment iPhone Case
  • Moment Telephoto Lens
  • Moment Wide Angle Lens
  • Moment Fisheye Lens

Photo Editing

  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • A Color Story
  • VSCO

Japan Living Essentials

After three years of living in Tokyo, these are my go-to resources for making life easier

Online shopping for hard-to-get ingredients and specialty foods (think vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free, ketogenic diets, etc.):

  • iHerb
  • Alishan

Japanese language learning resources:

  • WaniKani
  • JapanesePod101
  • Memrise

WiFi for Travelers


Co-Working Spaces