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Old 11-01-2007, 12:51 PM
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How to Carry Large Cameras?

I recently took my first trip in Sequoia National Park. I knew early on that having my Nikon D80 DSLR would be really important to me.

Once on the trail, I quickly realized that there was no good way to keep the camera on the outside of my pack, as my hands were occupied with trekking poles. I tried hanging it on the side of my pack but it just banged around and scratched up the camera body. NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 11-01-2007, 03:07 PM
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Front/sternum packs (connected to your backpack's straps), side pouches (attached to hipbelt), and l NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 11-01-2007, 05:51 PM
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Backpack: Depends on trip conditions. I have 4 to choose from. 2 Keltys, 1 Gregory, 1 MEC pack
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I use a LowePro Apex 110 AW to carry my Canon Powershot S3 IS, along with an adapter tube and filter NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 11-01-2007, 10:00 PM
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When I read "large camera", I thought this would be about a 5x7 field camera.

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Old 11-05-2007, 07:10 PM
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I use a LowePro Nova 2 for my olympus 510 & 2 lenses. I primarily use the shoulder strap after p NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 11-07-2007, 06:50 PM
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I have carried my Nikon D70 with 18-70 kit lens in a Tamrac Digital Zoom 4 sternum bag hanging from NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 11-08-2007, 01:39 PM
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that's a great idea Dusty - I usually take a pelican case and my Fuji s7000 digital - but I still ha NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 11-08-2007, 03:01 PM
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Backpack: Depends on trip conditions. I have 4 to choose from. 2 Keltys, 1 Gregory, 1 MEC pack
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No problem Laurie!
I might point out, .... rather delicately ... that it works well for NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 11-11-2007, 11:35 PM
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I use a top loading Lowepro bag, there are several sizes, with the optional chest strap to carry a N NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 02-15-2008, 07:32 AM
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How to carry slr camera?

I am going to be backpacking this summer and want to carry my Canon slr. I will be bringing a 60mm NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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