IL76 From Netherlands, joined Jan 2004, 2236 posts, RR: 50 Reply 4, posted (9 years 4 months 1 week 2 days 2 hours ago) and read 5200 times:
I can be very short about my lens of choice:
Almost all my shots are taken with the 100-400... I have a cheap 28-80 aswell, but it's in desperate need of replacement. I hope to get a good deal on a 17-40L in 2 months time, and the 40-100 gap will just have to wait to get filled.
Vir380 From United Kingdom, joined Aug 2002, 621 posts, RR: 0 Reply 12, posted (9 years 4 months 1 week 2 days 1 hour ago) and read 5151 times:
Canon EOS D60
Sigma 70-200mm f2.8 EX
Sigma 28-70mm f2.8 EX
Sigma 1.4X EX Conv
Hoya UV filter still in pack
4x Rechargable batts for D60
X-Drive 30GB portable storage
1 x 512mb CF
1 x 256mb CF
1 x 128mb CF ( all 3 in Hakuba CF case )
D60 instruction book
1x spare lens cap
Spare Front and Rear lens covers
Lens duster and brusher
250 Business cards
Polo Mints (sugar free )
Bottle of pain killers
Bigphilnyc From United States of America, joined Jan 2002, 4075 posts, RR: 55 Reply 17, posted (9 years 4 months 1 week 2 days 1 hour ago) and read 5124 times:
I have in my bag:
- Camera (Canon 10D)
- Canon L series 100-400mm (kept in its own case as well)
- Sigma 24-70mm (also in its own case)
- Extra 1 gig microdrive
- Empty microdrive case for the one that's in the camera
- A steno pad in case I need to write anything down.
Tin67 From United Kingdom, joined May 2004, 268 posts, RR: 3 Reply 18, posted (9 years 4 months 1 week 2 days 1 hour ago) and read 5118 times:
I usually drag around:
EOS10D with BG-ED3 battery grip with 2x batteries
EF70-200 f2.8 L IS
EF 1.4x and 2x Extender IIs
Sigma 300 f2.8 HSX
All packed up in a Lowepro Photo Trekker Classic with a Manfrotto monopod attached.
Keeps you fit walking around with that on your back.
Jderden777 From United States of America, joined Jan 2000, 1749 posts, RR: 31 Reply 20, posted (9 years 4 months 1 week 2 days 1 hour ago) and read 5088 times:
Canon EOS 10D
Canon Elan IIe (and some K64, provia, or velvia with it)
75-300 IS USM
24-85 EF USM
quantaray 500mm (manual focus)...haven't used it in a while as the conditions have to be damn near perfect to use it, but it's a change of pace as well as a challenge....
512, 256, and the 32mb CF cards
mini-tripod in the bag, i've got a monopod and real tripod in the car too
for trips i'll bring my laptop along
scanner (and i had an old A/FD for frequencies, etc)
some magazines for reading material in those occasional boring moments at TRI
JeffM From United States of America, joined May 2005, 3266 posts, RR: 52 Reply 24, posted (9 years 4 months 1 week 1 day 23 hours ago) and read 4973 times:
Canon 100-400L IS
420EX speedlite w/extra batteries
4 511 batteries
Large microfiber lens cloth
Lens cleaning fluid and paper
Polarizers for both lenses
Large plastic bags for emergency rain hood use.
Bag 2: stays in the car most of the time.
Sigma 70-200 EX HSM
Sigma 1.4EX TC
Nikon Speedlite w/extra batteries
Lens cloth, cleaning fluid and papers.
Large plastic bags for emergency rain hood use.
Olympus C-700 2.11mp
25 JFKTOWERFAN: 28-90.....soon to be replace with the 17-40L 100-400L Anyone have any suggestions for a good lens to cover the 40-100 range? And because I can't resis
26 Clickhappy: thats your sack, dude Try to keep focused!
27 LHRSIMON: 1 Fuji Finepix S7000 (with luck soon to be changed to a 10D+L series lens) 1 Fuji 1.5 Teleconverter 2 x 256 mb compact flash cards 1 x 128 mb compact
28 Saxdiva: Good time to check the bag(s) before my next road trip. This includes only the portable stuff; I won't even get into the large-format kit here: Camera
29 Bronko: Royal, mine was not the 2.8, but rather the F/4. No way in hell would I have sold it if it was the 2.8.
30 Cancidas: my nikon D70 body my nikkor AF-S 18-70mm 1:3.5-4.5G ED DX lens my nikkor AF 70-300mm 1:4-5.6G lens two 1,0gb CF cards this kit soon to include the AF
31 Mdwalkman: Nikon D70 AF 80-200 ED F2.8 D 2X Tamron Tele Converter Spare EN-EL3 X drive II 2*256 CF cards dust blower food/drink mobile phone(to ask friend to che
32 Manzoori: Canon EOS D30 (Not shown) Canon 28-80 f3.5-5.6 II (Not Shown) Canon 75-300 USM III f4-5.6 Sigma 170-500 f5-6.3 Binoculars 3x BP-511 battery packs (1
33 Benyhone: I usually don't need much for an airport visit... * Nikon N80 body * Nikkor 28-105D lens (I'm surprised to not see this lens on other people's lists,
34 MELflyer: Canon EOS D30 Canon EOS 33 Canon 28-80 f3.5-5.6 II Canon 75-300 USM III f4-5.6 Canon 100-400 L IS Canon 2x extender 2 spare Batteries 3 x 256mb CF Car
35 Rotor1: -Ham and Cheese on White -Mayo x2 -Mustard x4 -Orange, segment cut -Apple, Green -Banana in Hard Case (cuz nothing sucks more than a squished banana)
36 LHSebi: -EOS300D -Canon 18-55 -Sigma 55-200 F4-5.6 -Canon 75-300 IS USM -a spare battery -wire trigger -Lexar 1GB CF card -256MB extra card -lots of luck Seba
37 707CMF: - EOS300D - Canon EFS 18-55 - Canon EF 55-200 USM - 512 Mb card - a spare battery - a 64 Mb emergency compact flash - My old faithful Olympus C700UZ -
38 Chris78cpr: I take with me the following, Canon 10D with BG-ED3, Canon Eos3 (Sometimes, although i never really use it!!!) Canon 17-40F4L Canon 28-135IS Canon 70-
39 Futterman: So, 707, an Olympus point 'n shoot takes precedence over poor old Pluchette? Low blow. Really.
40 N178UA: Nikon F5 Nikon D100 28-80 f2.8 Tokina 80-200 f2.8 Nikon 80-400 VR f4.5-5.6 Nikon 18-35 f3.5-4.5 Nikon Scannner Binocular Dust Blower Few of my 4x6 pho
41 Pilothighflyer: Nikon D100 Mb-D100 with 2 batteries Nikon 70-200mm f/2.8 Vr Nikon 24mm f/2.8 D Waiting for my Nikon 17-55 f/2.8 to come Nikon TC-20EII (2x telelconver
42 Dehowie: Canon EOS-10D Canon 17-40L F4.0 Canon 24-70L F2.8 Canon 70-200L F2.8 IS Canon 100-400L IS Sigma 2X TC Canon 550EX Flash 1Gb Sandisk Ultra 2 2 256MB S
43 Jkw777: Canon D30 Canon 100-400L IS (Arrived today ) Canon 24-85mm f 3.5-4.5 IBM 1 gb Micro Drive ScanDisk 256mb CF Card Canon BP-511 x 2 Canon BG-ED3 Bag is