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Just another strap thread...

Postby HopJack » Fri Aug 12, 2011 6:46 am

Been wondering for years why the vast majority of DSLR users roll with a single neck strap instead of some kind of harness system? Is there something you all don't like about it... attachments? I'm no Ornitholigist, but one reason i use a rucksack is to let the D-rings and harness do the work Image....Insert DSLR
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Postby Gordon Laing » Fri Aug 12, 2011 8:08 am

If you always wore your rucksack, it's a nice option, but one I haven't tried. Thing is, the camera bouncing on your tummy ain't great whether it's on a single strap or a harness.
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Postby HopJack » Sat Aug 13, 2011 1:47 am

Yes there is bounce but not so much the way i've adjusted the length and positioned those straps so field glasses or camera rests on the sternum. The overall pitch n yaw are greatly reduced and of course a DSLR/lens needs to be counter weighted by the ruck with more than just a sanga and can of lager 8)
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Postby Canon 500D » Wed Mar 07, 2012 1:09 pm

nice to see a GPS there :D
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