Florida Beach Photography Gear Suggestions?

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CameraCarl Veteran Member • Posts: 7,839
Florida Beach Photography Gear Suggestions?

Question:  how to carry spare lens and accessories if I am going to be wading in the water along beaches?

I'm going to be photographing shorebirds and wading birds in Florida in December.  I plan to use a "water and dust resistant" camera and telephoto zoom lens for most of the photography. I will carry along a wide-to-normal zoom in case something else catches my eye.  I also plan to carry a few batteries, spare memory cards, lens cloths, a towel for inadvertent splashes, water bottle, etc. If I find myself wading knee-deep into the sea, I am trying to figure out what is the best way to carry all the stuff mentioned above. If I take a photo vest or fanny/waist pack, I'll probably need to carry along a plastic bag to put the camera in if it should rain.  Are there any other suggestions or ideas about how to carry along accessories and a spare lens and keep it out of the water in case I should decide to wade into the water?

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