It will save your ass more times than you know. No excuse not to have it.
Always fresh and ready with no lint.
Gaff tape in black and white (green is nice, too)
You can wrap about three feet of it around a pencil so you always have gaffers tape on you. Gaffers tape leaves no residue, and can be torn by hand.
Lens pen & Air blower.
Put one in every bag. There’s NO excuse to use your shirt.
Moleskine and pen
You will ALWAYS need to take notes. i like that these are thin.
Clip-on Filter Holder
Once you’ve lost a filter because you were shooting on a deadline, you’ll see why it’s important to have this on you.
Target gray card
This can serve as a stand-in for focus while talent is getting ready.
Get your color right- and them have Davinci Resolve correct color for you!
You can’t tell if your color is right if your monitor is wrong.
I like this one because it’s adjustable, and solid.
You need something to sync sound if you’re doing dual system. Plus, it makes it feel like a REAL movie.