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    Why did you choose Canon?

    I liked the color of the telephoto lenses...
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    Canon Cannot Keep Screwing It's Customers Over

    I live in Europe and canon are raising their prices here by 2x as well despite that the value of our currency has remained on the same level as the Yen...
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    Natural Progression of Camera Bodies. Type Your story below.

    I have been jumping ship every year since I started this hobby but having tried both Canon & Nikon I think I finally found my footing now. I often buy gear used so I haven't been losing much $$$ each generation... 2010 Panasonic GF-1 (sold 2010) 2010 Nikon D7000 (sold 2011) 2011 Canon 550D...
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    If you can have ONLY 3 lenses, what would they...???

    Leica Summilux-M 35mm f1.4 ASPH Leica Noctilux-M 50mm f0.95 ASPH Leica Summicron-M 90mm f2.0 ASPH
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    Proper way to set down gripped camera

    I have turned the tripod ring 90 degrees to the left. That way, the pressure on the mount bayonet in minimized. Although I'm sure you fine without doing this as well...
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    Would anyone consider this to be "pro-level" lens choices? Read on..

    An used Tamron 28-75 2.8 seems an excellent option here. In Sweden they are 600 usd cheaper then used Canon 24-105. They also seem about equally sharp, you lose out on a 3-stop IS but get one f-stop in lens speed instead. You also get to keep 600 usd :)
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    Is any manufacturer close to making anything like this?

    Sounds like you're into mirrorless...
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    Flipside 400 AW / Fastpack 350 with gripped 60D/5D3 anyone?

    I have the Lowepro Flipside 400 AW. In it, i can comfortably fit my 5D Mark 2 w/grip together with three 24-105 size lenses and two 70-200 size lenses. As well as an olympus EP-2 and 3 lenses for that camera. It is also possible to fit a 13 macbook pro if you use the chase jarvis hack on the...
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    70-300mm f/4-5.6L IS vs 100-400 f/4.5-5.6L IS

    I Think criza meant an 1.4 extender to the 70-200f4. Which would actually make the fov similar to an 50d without extender...
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    Post your Favorite Wedding Group Shots here!

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    Looking for an windeangle lens for Eos 60D

    I got the sigma 8-16 and was really happy with it. I'm sure the canon is sharper and the tokina is faster. But since the DOF is basically infinite at wide angle anyways I personally don't see the point of fast super-wide angles. Since you re shooting wide angle you can use sick (long) shutter...
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    I dropped my 40D with EF 35L attached. Help pls!

    I hear you man. Back when I was shooting Nikon. I dropped my 18-200 VR II from half a meter on some cobblestone. The lens still worked but made some weird IS noises and refused to zoom below ~50mm. I sent it to Nikon HQ here in Sweden for repairs and they wanted 800 $ to fix the lens. Which was...
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    First dSLR, lens recommendations

    15-85 is a great lens and so is the 60D. No complaints for me there. 15 is pretty wide on crop and I think you should probably get a tele at first instead of a wide angle. The 10-22 overlaps quite alot with the 15-85. 85mm is nowhere near far enough for shooting shy wildlife. Maybe an Canon...
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    Your Most Used Lens!

    I would say the Canon 50/1.8 II lens with my trusty E-P2 (they fit surprisingly well together). It's very mobile and I almost always carry it with me. For serious shooting I mostly use the Canon 24-105L on a 5D though...
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    Help with telephoto for vacation

    Hi! I will go on a long holiday traveling around East Asia this summer. For the occasion; I was thinking of getting a telephoto lens to complement my lens lineup since I'm leaving my 70-200 at home for weight/cost reasons. This has led me to the conclusion that I will either get: Panasonic...
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    Waited for the 5DMkIII for so long. But an inbuilt flash is so handy! 7DMkII?

    Well with the ISO-capacity of the 5dmkIII coupled with 24/1.4 you could go without flash for quite a deal of photos depending of what you shoot...
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    Post your best pictures of fireworks

    Here's mine :) Uploaded with ImageShack.us And: Uploaded with ImageShack.us
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    Handheld shooting: FF vs. Crop

    You might also enjoy (probably) better low light performance of the FF. That way you can raise the ISO and the shutter speed, thereby reducing the movement blur...
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    36+ Mp EOS dSLR (rumored): How do existing EF lenses cope?

    Based on the fact that canon aps-c sensors are at 18 mp or so nowadays and the FF-sensor is about twice as big i recon most modern mid-high end lenses could support 36 mp+. Nikon seems to believe it it seems :P
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    $5000 gear spree exercize

    Canon 85 1,2L II 2 000 usd Canon 100 2,8L Macro 750 usd Fuji X1 1700 usd Fuji 35/1,4 700 usd Cheap Canon EF-lens -> Fuji-body Adapter 50 usd :)