Nikon D850 and 500mm lens

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T O Shooter Forum Pro • Posts: 11,158
Re: Nikon D850 and 500mm lens
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You can throw the mount off if nothing else. I would recommend against it.

I use a neck strap and hold the lens in my hand by the foot. Sometimes I just carry both of it by holding on to the lens foot.  Likely a little risky but it happens from time to time.

Some fellows use a Blackrapids strap on the lens, or on the tripod socket of the body, but there's been a few horror stories on that.

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