I been a photographer (not professional one) for many years and I edited my photos with variety of software like Paint Shop Pro, GIMP, Photoshop, Aperture and Camera Bag.
I have been using (and I own) all kinds of cameras, all the way from SLRs, GoPro Hero 3 to Cannon DSLRs.
I have moderate experience in video editing as well (Vegas Studio, Lightworks and After Effects).
I self thought myself 3D modeling and Rendering.
Software I'm using are Silo (3D modeling and UV mapping), Vue, Carrara and Lightwave 10.