Sawyer Hartman – Cameras, Lenses and Gear


Sawyer Joseph James Hartman is an American YouTuber, vlogger, writer, and film director, whose self-titled YouTube channel counts 1.9 million subscribers, and 120 million views. He was born on May 4, 1990, in Atlanta, Georgia. Sawyer currently lives in Los Angeles, California.

Hartman launched his self-titled YouTube channel on November 28, 2010, but he uploaded his first video „Intro To My Channel“ on April 20, 2011. He made short comic videos and parodies on celebrities, popular songs, and movies. When he started collaborating with other YouTubers, the number of his subscribers began to grow rapidly.

His channel reached it’s first million subscribers on November 2013, and the most popular videos on his channel, as of May 2020, are „4k Hawaii Drone Footage“ with almost 7 million views, and „The Great Wall of China in 4k – DJI Phantom 4“ with 5.7 million views.

Sawyer wrote, directed, and produced many short movies, such as „Barry the Clown“ (2012), „Lost Island“ (2014), „Welcome to Tokyo“ (2014), „Parallax“ (2014), e.t.c. He also directed and produced mini-series „The Parallax Theory“ (2015).

He is popular outside YouTube. Hartman has 605K followers on Instagram, 672K on Twitter, and 445K on Facebook. He uses his social profiles to communicate with his fans, but also to advertise different products and services from many leading companies and brands.

Sawyer Hartman was born in Atlanta, Georgia, to Karen and Jim Hartman. Since his parents divorced when he was seven, Sawyer grew up with his mother and grandmother Dorothy. Hartman has always dreamed of becoming an actor, so he dropped school and moved from Atlanta to Los Angeles. However, it did not go as he imagined, so he turned to YouTube and eventually became one of the most famous YouTubers in his genre.

His best friend is Matt Onofrey, his companion from early childhood. Sawyer is also close to Joey Graceffa, also a YouTuber, who became his roommate in LA. Hartman is in a relationship with Angelique Cooper, actress, and social media star.

He dated fellow YouTuber Blair Fowler, who encouraged him to create his YouTube channel.

Sawyer is 5 ft 11 in (180 cm) tall and weighs about 154 lbs (70 kg).



Sawyer uses a Canon EOS-1DX Mark II camera.

Vlogging cameras

He uses a white Canon EOS M50 and  Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II vlogging camera.

Action camera

We noticed that Hartman uses a GoPro HERO4 BLACK action camera.


He uses a Sigma 35mm f/1.4 lens, and Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L ll USM Zoom lens.


Watching some of his videos, we noticed that Sawyer Bose QuietComfort 35 wireless headphones.


Like many other YouTubers, he uses a JOBY GorillaPod SLR Zoom camera tripod.


Beautiful images and aerial shots were taken with the DJI Mavic Pro drone.

Laptop and software

Hartman uses Apple MacBook Pro 15 laptop and Adobe Premiere Pro video editing software.

Income and Net worth

According to the Hartmans YouTube channel earns between $108 and $1.7K a month, which is between $1.3K and $20.7K a year. He has an estimated net worth of $1.7 million.

Social profiles