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Old Sep 5, 2011, 9:56 PM   #1
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Default Your Current Cameras

I remember a few years back we had post like this on here and the other day I was at another photo board and someone had started a similar post so thought I start it up here. Will be interesting to see what everyone is using these days.......

What camera(s) do you current use for taking pictures which may include mentioning your back up camera or body if you have and use one. If you are using D-SLRs what lenses do you use. I am looking for cameras you currently use not every camera you own, just the ones you use on a regular basis.

I'll start this on off:

Fuji HS20
Fuji HS10
Olympus SW1050

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Old Sep 6, 2011, 5:34 AM   #2
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  • Nikon D90
    • Nikon 50/1.8
    • Nikon 85/1.8 - Indoor Sports
    • Tokina 100-300/4 - Outdoor Sports and the variety of odd things that fly around my neighborhood near Andrews AFB.
  • Sony TX7 - Family Snapshots.
  • Sony HC46 - Local Sports/Action.
  • The lens is the thing.
  • 'Full Frame' is the new 'Medium Format'.
  • "One good test is worth a thousand expert opinions." - Tex Johnston, Boeing 707 test pilot.

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Old Sep 6, 2011, 6:04 AM   #3
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Nikon D90+70-200mm f2.8 VRI

Olympus E-30+12-60mm SWD

Olympus E-P2 + 14-42mm MCS lens

Use them all for different situations.


So you want to be a better photographer? Open your eyes and take a look at what is all around you.
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Old Sep 6, 2011, 8:28 AM   #4
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Current equipment I use and I do use constantly.

Pentax K10D (DSLR)
Pentax KM/K2000 (DSLR)
Canon G12

Lenses (all Pentax):

  • 50mm F 1.4
  • 50mm F 2.8 Macro
  • 16-45
  • 18-55
  • 12-24mm
  • 10-17mm Fish eye
  • 55-300mm

  • Pentax 360
  • Canon 430 EX 11
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Old Sep 6, 2011, 8:43 AM   #5
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My kit
Canon T2i/550d
50 1.8 Great lens this for the price
Sigma 17-70os
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Old Sep 6, 2011, 9:06 AM   #6
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I've got the Canon T2i supporting:

18-55mm because I take it to work on occasion
24-105mm for general purpose
50mm 1.8 for low light
Tokina 11-16mm
Tamron 70-300mm SP w/ 1.4 TC
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Old Sep 6, 2011, 10:21 AM   #7
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I have the K100D and K20D plus:
  • Pentax DA f/2.4 35mm AL
  • Pentax DA f/2.8 40mm Ltd.
  • Pentax DA f/3.5-5.6 18-55mm AL (both I & II)
  • Tamron AF 70-300 f4.0-5.6 Di LD Macro
  • Super Takumar f/3.5 50mm
  • Super Takumar f/3.5 28mm
  • Super Takumar f/1.8 55mm
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Old Sep 6, 2011, 12:01 PM   #8
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Canon EOS D30 (broken )
Canon EOS 50D
Canon PowerShot G5
Canon PowerShot G6
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T9
Whatever cameras are in for review

Wish list:
Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Canon PowerShot S95
Olympus E-P3
Sony NEX-7 or SLT-A77 (no hands on time, but they look amazing on paper)

EF 50mm F/1.8
EF 28-105mm F/3.5-4.5

Canon 580EX II with Gary Fong collapsible LightSphere
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Old Sep 6, 2011, 2:54 PM   #9
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I won the Fujifilm as a door prize, my wife uses the CP5700 but the D300 is MINE! I got a bit carried away before I retired!

Fujifilm Z33WP
Nikon Coolpix 5700
Nikon D300

Nikon NIKKOR DX VR 16-85 F3.5-5.6 ED
Nikon AF-S NIKKOR VR 70-300mm 4.5-5.6 IF-ED
Sigma 30mm F1.4 EX DC HSM
Sigma 8-16mm F4.5-5.6 DC HSM
Sigma MACRO 105mm F2.8 EX DG
Sigma APO 150-500mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM

Nikon SB-600
Nikon SB-800
Nikon Remote Kit R1 with 3 x SB-R200
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Old Sep 6, 2011, 5:31 PM   #10
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Fujifilm XP10
Fujifilm F40fd
Canon XT
Canon 7D

Tamron 17-50mm f2.8
Canon 50mm f1.8

Canon 430EX
Vivitar 2800
Cactus V4 remotes
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