What's in your bag? is a recurring feature where we ask people to tell us a bit more about their everyday gadgets by opening their bags and hearts to us. Show us your bag in this forum post. This week, we're featuring one of our esteemed video directors and editors, Jordan Oplinger.

In Jason Reitman’s 2009 critically-acclaimed-but-Oscar snubbed masterpiece, Up in the Air, George Clooney’s character challenges the audience to audit their lives by utilizing a backpack metaphor. Now, while I still believe we’ve missed a tremendous cross-promotional opportunity by foregoing the obvious parallels between this feature and the film (think of the synergy!) no one can deny George knows how to travel. With the sheer amount of traveling I’ve had to do as a member of the Verge video team, I’m constantly reevaluating what I throw in my backpack. Here’s a snapshot of my current field kit.