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  • Created discussion thread Gitzo Lateral Arm - stabilization
    Hello, Bit of an impulse purchase, but I picked up a Gitzo G530 to mate with my GT1544t. I've come to realize that it is not the most stable as it does not have a hook on the end for ...
  • Yes, I feel like a 24mm f1.4 would basically replace my 50 f1.8 and 85 f1.4 as my staple. For group shots at events I'd probably be at f8 and flash so I'm not too concerned. It's just for specific ...
  • The closer MFD would definitely mean a great foodie lens, especially with good, creamy bokeh~
  • Lots of solid analysis and personal experiences! Thank you so much so far! The comment on Sigma 20mm f1.4 is interesting. Most reviews I saw were pretty raving~
  • To answer a bunch of questions that floated around: (1) Huge Nikon fanboy (2) Seduced by f1.4 vs f1.8 (3) 24 f1.4 vs 14-24 f2.8 is 400gm less, not as bulbous, and ...
  • @Sandeep - do you find that 24mm is restrictive? I shoot SO MUCH at 14mm from traveling and I love the perspective but now that I'm starting to do a lot of group photos for events, I'm sticking ...
  • Created discussion thread Nikon 24mm f1.4
    Hello! I have the 14-24 f2.8 and have been considering the Nikon 24-f1.4 but am unsure if it should be an addition to my collection or a replacement. Has anyone else gone through this debate recently?
  • Thanks! I ended up using the RL Clydesdale ProDX and swapped in the new style Holdfast sliders. the colors are a bit off but I like the heavy-dutyness of the Holdfast hooks!
  • Thanks! I can look into that. I think I've shopped around enough on straps and for general use I have my Black Rapid RS-7 Curve. I'm looking for a swivel hook because I just go the RL Clydesdale ...
  • Hello! Can someone recommend/direct me to where I can check out hardware for a camera strap? I have these sliders that allow me to put in my own: ...
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