Welcome to the Greyscalegorilla resources section.
Below are some of the hardware, software, and other tools that help us get our work done.


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Nick’s Computer Hardware
iMac Retina 5K 27-inch, Late 2014
4GHz Intel Core i7
32 GB MHz DDR3
Travel Laptop
13” Macbook Pro

Nick’s Team Render Farm
12 Core Mac Pro 2010
Quad Core Mac Mini 2014

Chad’s Computer Hardware
AVA Custom PC
Define XL R2 Black Pearl Silent Full Tower Case
EVGA Super Nova 1600 G2 1600W Power Supply w/Modular Cables
2 x Xeon E5-2640 v3 Eight-Core Processor 2.6-3.4Ghz
2 x Hydro Series H80i GT High-Performance Water/Liquid Cooler.
2 x 16GB Single-Rank PC4-17000 DDR4 2133MHz CL15 1.2V SDRAM DIMM
Diamond 7 Carat Thermal Compound
2 x 500GB 850 EVO SSD, Samsung MGX, 3D V-NAND 540/520 MB/s
4 x GeForce GTX 980 TI Superclocked 6GB
Windows 10 Pro

Chad’s Peripherals
HP DreamColor Z32x UHD Display
Razer Death Adder Elite Mouse
Cherry MX Keyboard

Chad’s Cloud Render Farm of Choice
Pixel Plow Cloud Rendering Service

Chad’s Team Render Machines
Dell XPS 15 Laptop Intel Core i7 4702HQ 2.2GHz
Intel Skull Canyon NUC Quad Core i7 32GB RAM Samsung 950 Pro 512GB PCIe NVMe – M.2 Internal SSD

Chris’s Computer Hardware
AVA Custom PC
PHANTEKS Eclipse Series P400 Tempered Glass Tempered Glass, No PSU, E-ATX, Black, Mid Tower Case
ASROCK X299 OC Formula, Intel X299 Chipset, LGA 2066, ATX Motherboard
INTEL Core™ i9-7960X 16-Core 2.8 – 4.2GHz Turbo, LGA 2066, 165W TDP, Processor
2 x EVGA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti SC2 HYBRID GAMING, 1556 – 1670MHz, 11GB GDDRX5, Graphics Card
KINGSTON 64GB Kit (4 x 16GB) HyperX Fury DDR4 2666MHz, CL16, Black, DIMM Memory
EVGA 1000 G3, 80 PLUS Gold 1000W, ECO Mode, Fully Modular, ATX Power Supply
CORSAIR Hydro H100i V2, 240mm Radiator, Liquid Cooling System
SAMSUNG 512GB 960 PRO 2280, 3500 / 2100 MB/s, V-NAND, PCIe 3.0 x4 NVMe, M.2 SSD
SAMSUNG 512GB 860 PRO 7mm, 560 / 530 MB/s, V-NAND MLC, SATA 6Gb/s, 2.5-Inch SSD
WESTERN DIGITAL 6TB Black WD6002FZWX, 7200 RPM, SATA 6Gb/s, 128MB cache, 3.5-Inch HDD
Standard Wiring with Precision Cable Routing and Tie-Down
MICROSOFT Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
Amazon Basics Mouse

Razer Blade
3200 x 1800 QHD+ TOUCH DISPLAY
NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 graphics
6th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 quad-core processing
SSD storage 1TB
Amazon Basics Mouse


The GSG Team uses the following software:

Cinema 4D Studio Edition R18 
Arnold Renderer
Octane Renderer
Redshift Renderer
Substance Designer
Adobe Creative Cloud
Black Magic Fusion
Neat Video Noise Reducer Plugin
Fast Motion Blur Effects – RSMB
Trapcode Suite
Depth Of Field Effects – Frishluft Lens Care

The GSG Team proudly supports:

Pixel Plow


It’s Not How Good You Are, Its How Good You Want to Be 
Steal Like An Artist
Tools Of Titans
Cartoon Animation


Nick’s Camera Gear
Canon 70D
Canon 16-35 Lens
Newer Ring Lights
Manfrotto Tripod
Rhode Video Mic
Travel Camera
Canon PowerShot GX7


Chad’s Camera Gear
Nikon D5200
Theta S
Dolica Tripod
Joby Gorillapod
Rhode Video Mic
Anker USB 3 Multi-Card Reader


Nick Campbell
iPhone 7+
Apple Watch Series 2
Burts Bees Lip Balm
Field Notes

Chad Ashley
Ray Ban Wayfarers
Field Notes
Black Fischer Space Pen
Black Gerber Dime
Black Kershaw Shuffle II
Fenix E05 Flashlight
Google Pixel
FitBit Alta HR

Chris Schmidt
iPhone 7
Two Excedrin
Victorinox Swiss Army Classic SD Pocket Knife