April 8, 2016

Organize Your Gear with This DIY Camera Toolbox

Trevor Holmes


Chris Lavigne


We’ve all been there. Can’t find a lens. Gear everywhere. You’re alone. You’re scared. Well, as a video team, we hit that point at Wistia one too many times, and we couldn’t take it anymore.

Our goal was to get all of our camera gear organized in one place, so we Googled and Googled, but we couldn’t find a solution aside from a big Pelican case or a backpack.

DIY Camera Toolbox
Staying organized never felt so good.

While this is not the be-all end-all camera storage solution, it has been an efficient way to keep our gear organized. When we’re ready to shoot, we know where to find everything, and we can access it quickly.

If you’re feeling adventurous and want to build a camera toolbox of your own, here’s everything you need to get your gear in order:

Wistia Camera Toolbox
Lenny’s project management skills made this whole project possible.

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