cryan.com's Favorite Gear

Here’s my listing of the gear (and other favorite things) that I use on a daily basis. Each category has been sorted in order of usage. The most used item is on top.

Smartphone and Related Accessories

Apple iPhone XS Max 256GB - Great for videos and photography. Finally have a good space iPhone!
Apple iPhone 6s Plus 32GB - Great for videos and to take notes on the train.
Apple iPhone 5s 32GB - Great for pictures and as a social media tool.
Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7 inch - Perfect for my commuter to/from Boston
GoPro Hero 7 Silver - Take awesome Timelapse and videos to supplement the iPhone XS Max
Anker Multi-Angle Stand - Very cool Smartphone/Tablet stand.

Computers and Accessories

iMac (21.5-inch, Mid 2011) with 12 GB memory - Main home computer
Epson Stylus C7800 - Powerful scanner/printer. Works really well. I don't use it as much as I haven't had the need to do much printing or scanning.
Aiwa CA-DW480 Virtual Stereo - I use this to capture audio into my computer and to play music.
EUASOO Mouse Mice Z-7900 - I use USB Overdrive to configure the extra buttons on my Mac.
WD My Book 3TB external USB Drive - This is where I backup all my videos and iMovie files
WD My Passport wireless 1GB - Great for traveling! Easy way to backup SD cards.
Memorex Double Layer 16x DVD Drive - I use this to burn Dual Layer DVDs. (The iMac didn't support Dual-Layer DVD burning.)
Satechi ST-UH12P 12 Port USB Hub - Sorry Apple but 4 USB ports on an iMac isn't enough.
UDI RC U816A UFO Quadcopter 2.4Ghz
Basic Headphone Coby CV-H42

Home Technology

uTronic 24 LEDs Super Bright Worklight FlashlightGreat for attic use. Long lasting and extremely bright.
Telescoping LED Mini Light with Magnetic Pick-UpPerfect when you need to see in small places.
Sonic Technology Bug BusterThe ultimate tool for anyone that doesn't like spiders in the house.
HDE Infraed ThermometerGreat way to see where any temperature differential is around the house.
Mini Eco-Lite FlashlightNightlight by day. Instant emergency light when the power goes out.

Favorite Apple IOS Applications

  • MapMyRun++ - Essential App to record running workouts and races.
  • FiLMiC Pro - Perfect for video recording the special moments
  • Google Photos - Access 100k+ photos that I have in the cloud
  • EveryDay - Easy way to take a photo of me everyday
  • SoundCloud - Listen to some of the best audio on the internet
  • Tipsy - This is how I calculate how much to tip when we eat out.