Do You Have a Strap On.... Your Camera?


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Sir Topham Hatt

Do you have a strap on your camera?

 

Neck / Shoulder:

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or

 

Wrist:

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Why or why not?

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Nick H.

I have a neck strap on my Canon EOS 500D because I don't want to drop it.

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Michael Scrip

Black Rapid R-Strap

 

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+virtorio

Yes, but much like the straps on my Wiimotes, I only use it to twirl it around when I'm bored.

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He's Dead Jim

wrist strap

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Draconian Guppy

neck, the one that came with camera... too clumsy for those wrist ones on a dSLR IMO..

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Roger H.

Shoulder. Similar to.the black rapid above but mine is the Joby. :)

Those neck straps and original straps are the worse!

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Skiver

I've only got one of the standard ones, but that rapid strap is nice!!

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Snoopy2005uk

I use the standard one that it came with. Might look at getting a posh one when i upgrade.

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+E.Worm Jimmy

i never used straps for camera, until i dropped one.    i know always do, if i am anywhere, where there is a potential for drop (like over water, in high winds, over great heights, while moving)

 

also, I do use a strap on :shifty:


 

 

surely, you mean your girlfriend uses it?  otherwise i fail to see the point :devil:   

 

       :uberhump:   

 

 

 

also, don't go off topic :rofl:

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Draconian Guppy

i never used straps for camera, until i dropped one.    i know always do, if i am anywhere, where there is a potential for drop (like over water, in high winds, over great heights, while moving)

 

 

surely, you mean your girlfriend uses it?  otherwise i fail to see the point :devil:   

 

       :uberhump:   

No, I use it :shifty: I'g google images for DP, but im afraid they're are NSFW :laugh:

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marcowaal

Nek / Shoulder for safety

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Odom

Check out the Jobys I mentioned. I thought the same too.

http://joby.com/camera-straps/ultrafit-sling-strap-for-men

 

Today I'm finding all kinds of useful links posted in Neowin. :D

 

I have been looking for something like that for some time and never found any in the shops. Thanks very much!!

Oh, and I use the standard neck strap that came with the Nikon 7100.

 

But I think that will change soon.

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Snoopy2005uk

After shooting at a comic con over the weekend I want to get a new strap now and it hurts my neck after having it hanging all day. Where would you guys recommend picking one up from? UK based ideally.

 

Not sure what style would be best though.

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LaP

As a guy i'm not really a fan of strap on ...

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chrisj1968

I have my neck, shoulder strap on my Canon EOs 5D MarkII. not top of the line anymore but still an expensive camera. need to protect it somehow

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Sir Topham Hatt

After shooting at a comic con over the weekend I want to get a new strap now and it hurts my neck after having it hanging all day. Where would you guys recommend picking one up from? UK based ideally.

 

Not sure what style would be best though.

 

I'm looking at the Joby.

 

But then I don't know if I would ever have my camera without my bag... especially as I am attending a theme park.  My Crumpler bag hides it well in the bottom pouch.

 

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hekkyUK

I've always been the kind of person that hates having a strap on my camera.

 

Last week I upgraded to a Nikon D5500 (my first SLR) and now I feel I need a strap as it's quite big (and the Nikon supplied one was useless) one so I got one on eBay for

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Meko Mimi

Neck. Can't argue with it. The best way to secure your camera.

 

Off Topic: I do hope you guys revive the Monthly Photography Challenge :jump:

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Draconian Guppy

Neck. Can't argue with it. The best way to secure your camera.

 

Off Topic: I do hope you guys revive the Monthly Photography Challenge :jump:

Unlikely, very poor participation, if we do so, it will be just you and me :laugh:

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TAZMINATOR

Unlikely, very poor participation, if we do so, it will be just you and me :laugh:

 

And me.   :p

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Draconian Guppy

K us three should compete :laugh:

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TAZMINATOR

K us three should compete :laugh:

 

It would be nice but it has to be at least 5 people to start.

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