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Old 01-11-2012, 03:23 PM
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What camera(s) do you use on your wilderness backpacking trips?

For compact camera, I'm currently using a Canon PowerShot SX230HS (which sports a 12.1 MP CMOS and DIGIC 4 image processor, full 1080p HD video, and 14x optical zoom with optical image stabi NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 01-11-2012, 04:18 PM
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I still use a Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ3, which offered a great balance of weight and performance when NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 01-11-2012, 05:11 PM
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I have an Olympus "mu" weatherproof pocket camera at the moment...

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Old 01-11-2012, 08:48 PM
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I wore out a couple versions of Canon Digital Elph cameras. What I liked about them is they had an o NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 02-19-2012, 05:31 PM
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Sometimes I pack my trusty old Canon A570 but more often than not I am hauling my D40 with a couple NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 02-23-2012, 03:11 PM
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I have been carrying a Nikon Coolpix 5700. Nice lens but always just a little frustrating with with NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 02-24-2012, 02:59 AM
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For pure snapshot use, I carry a Kodak Z8612 IS, which is my only digital. I find it a little obtus NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 06-28-2012, 12:47 AM
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I love that we got some classic view cameras going in this forum!

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Old 09-14-2013, 11:37 PM
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A while back, I upgraded my compact camera to the NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 09-14-2013, 11:50 PM
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I've been using a Nikon Coolpix P7000. While it is a little heavy, it's a very nice and reliable ca NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here

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