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    Banff National Park Help

    Hi everyone! I have asked many of you for advice and locations for several of my photo trips…so a big thanks! I’m now asking for any advice and suggestions for Banff National Park. It will be 5 day trip with our base location in Canmore in June Also…sorry if this has been posted before Thanks...
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    Lens Cleaning Techniques/Opinions

    Hi everyone….I apologize in advance as I think this has been discussed before. Just wondering what everyone’s opinion is regarding how and what they use to clean their lenses. Any drawbacks/concerns when using various types of lens cloths, Lenspen, ZEISS pre-moistened lens cloths, one’s own...
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    Halifax, Nova Scotia

    Hello!, I will be traveling to Halifax, Nova Scotia in May. Wondering if anyone has any location ideas to shoot. Any suggestions would be great!, Thanks so much!
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    Really Right Stuff B2-FABN: Mini-Clamp

    Hey, just wondering if anyone has any opinions/experiences with using the RRS B2-FABN: Mini-Clamp? This looks like a great idea/option as I like to use a neck strap, but not when I’m using a tripod.. Opinions?
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    Canon ST-E3-RT help/question

    So, I have a Canon 600EX-RT and a Canon ST-E3-RT. I have to say these are great and have had a lot of fun getting into off camera flash. But,…I would like to expand to 2 or 3 more flashes. Does the ST-E3-RT work with any Yongnuo flashes or does anyone think this may come around in the near...
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    Lens Help..EF 28mm f1.8 any good?

    Hello,…always looking for people’s opinions, especially when it comes to buying new gear. For a long time I have had an itch to pick up a Canon 24mm f1.4L II for my FF, but it is a pricey one. I would like to do some static star shots and trails also, as well as have a nice fast wide prime for...
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    Tripod: Carry-On or Check-In

    Hey Everyone, Just wondering what everyone’s experiences/opinions have been, or your current practice when traveling with a tripod on domestic and international flights. Do you check your tripod in your check-in luggage or do you carry it on? Any issues/problems with TSA? I will be traveling...
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    Lens to take to Ireland

    Hey Everyone, Hope some of you have some good advice, because I’m driving myself nuts! I’m planning a weeklong trip to Ireland in mid January. We will be in the South and West coastal areas and planning on indoor, street, and landscape shots. I am planning on taking a 5D III with a 17-40mm...
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    The Palouse

    Hello everyone! Have really enjoyed reading all the comments and photography related subjects in this forum. This has really helped my education process and I have come away with a lot of great information. Just wondering if some people could offer some help and/or advice on the Palouse in...
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    Apple Aperture 4

    anyone have any ideas, read rumors, or have any thoughts as to the next Aperture upgrade / ver. 4 ??
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    7D to 5D III upgrade..worth it?

    Hello, I think maybe this questions has been put out there before, I apologize if it has…Just wondering if there are any thoughts out there on upgrading from a 7D to a 5D III. I’m looking for better IQ at low ISOs. Low ISO noise from the 7D has really annoyed me at times. I like to...
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    EF 24mm f/1.4L II USM

    Hello Everyone, I’m new here and have very much enjoyed the forum. I have learned a lot…I was wondering on some input and comments though. In increasing my lens collection, I have been considering a EF 24mm f/1.4L II USM for my 7D. Hopefully upgrade to a 5DIII in years down the line. My...