Here is a roundup of software, hardware, and Internet services I’m currently using to create stuff and boost productivity. You can also find tech specs of Uncut Kibitzing on this page. Some may also call this a “Uses” page.


  • Laptops: Apple MacBook Pro 16-inch (M1 Pro, 2021); Apple MacBook Air 11-inch (2015); Apple MacBook Air 13-inch w/ Retina Display (2020)
  • Smartphones: Apple iPhone XS Max (512GB); Apple iPhone SE (1st Gen, 64GB)
  • Digital Camera: SONY RX100V
  • Musical Keyboards: Roland A-49; YAMAHA DGX-660
  • Microphones: APOGEE MiC 96K; SHURE MV51; RODE NT1A
  • Digital Audio Interface: APOGEE duet
  • Studio Monitors: AKG 240S; Audio-Technica ATH-M50, ATH-M40; Genelec 8030, M040
  • Tablet: Apple iPad mini (6th Gen, 256GB)
  • Stylus: Apple Pencil (2nd Gen)
  • Gimbal: DJI Osmo Mobile 2
  • Drawing Tablet: Wacom Intuos S with Bluetooth


  • Digital Audio Workstations: Logic Pro; FL Studio 20
  • Text Editor: Ulysses
  • Code Editor: Visual Studio Code
  • Developer Tools: PyCharm; IntelliJ IDEA
  • Graphic Design: Affinity Designer; Affinity Photo; Pixelmator Pro
  • Photography: Darkroom; VSCO
  • Cinematography: FiLMiC Pro; Final Cut Pro; LumaFusion
  • Podcast Client: Pocket Casts
  • Time Management: OmniFocus; Fantastical


  • Email: Fastmail REFERRAL LINK – 10% OFF
  • Cloud Storage: iCloud Drive (included in One Premium); DropBox
  • Music Streaming: Music (Canada) FOLLOW ME
  • Sound Environments: Endel


Tech Specs of Uncut Kibitzing

This site is hosted on a ChemiCloud server and is powered by WordPress. The current theme is based on Integer, with a considerable amount of coding work done for customization. Content is managed with iOS apps including Shortcuts and the WordPress app. All microposts and blogposts are syndicated to Twitter and This site allows you to subscribe to RSS and JSON feeds. Most images are hosted on the same server with a self-hosted solution powered by Chevereto.

Color Scheme

On this site, you can see two dominant colors and one major accent color.

Dominant colors:

Red    #D52B1E

Gray    #A7A7A7

Major accent color:

Twitter Blue    #1FA1F3

Occasionally, you may see other accent colors including:

Reddit Orange    #FF4500

Facebook Navy Blue    #4267B2

Line Green    #00B901

Snapchat Yellow    #FFFC00