What equipment do you use?

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Cadha13
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What equipment do you use?

Postby Cadha13 » Tue Jan 19, 2010 1:27 am

This is a simple question, it might start flame wars over stuff, but it has to be answered. :)

I simply use a Sony Alpha 900 DSLR for my main camera.
I also have my Minolta Maxxum 9000 with MD-90 for backup and to use the CG-1000 that uses the 2800AF and 4000AF flashes.
I use four lenses, a Minolta 50mm f1.7, Minolta 35-70mm f4, Minolta 70-210mm f4.5-5.6 and a Vivitar Series 1 19-35mm f3.5-4.5.
My computer is a HP tx2000 tablet, Windows 7 Ultimate x64, 4GBs of ram 120 GB HDD.
Printers I use, HP 4600 series color laser printer, HP 1200 PSC all-in-one, a Epson Stylus Photo R200.

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Re: What equipment do you use?

Postby Hexlord » Thu Jan 28, 2010 11:56 pm

I am a Nikon user, currently using a D300s for my primary photographic works.

My lenses:
35mm f2
60mm macro f2
85mm f1.4
18-135mm f3.5-5.6
11-16mm f2.8

Flash is my trusty SB-800, that's about it! :)

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Re: What equipment do you use?

Postby Cadha13 » Thu Mar 11, 2010 12:44 am

I just upgraded to a Epson Photo Stylus R1900, and man those photo's I took look great. :D

Also, got the Sony HVL-F58AM, no more portable flash troubles for me again. Just need to get a second and third flash for the Wireless Flash usage and also, High Speed Synch is available using the old Minolta lenses that don't have the distance system (ADI) with my new flash. 8) No expensive lens buying from me!

I got a Vivitar 100mm f3.5 Macro, the "Plastic Fantastic" lens to do portrait work and a little macro.

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Re: What equipment do you use?

Postby pook_da_nerd » Sun Jun 06, 2010 3:48 pm

a regular camera
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Re: What equipment do you use?

Postby jadelicosner89 » Mon Nov 08, 2010 11:35 pm

digital cam.. easy to navigate eh..

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Re: What equipment do you use?

Postby RickyFromVegas » Sat Jun 25, 2011 11:49 am

Pentax has been my camera of choice.

I now carry Pentax K-x with-DA 35mm f/2.4, FA-50mm f/1.4 and Sigma 24-70mm f/2.8 + Metz 50 AF-1 Flash in my bag. Also, Tamron 70-300mm f/4-5.6 Macro for long range, but that doesn't see much light (get it? cause...the aperture is smaller, less light travels through...).

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Re: What equipment do you use?

Postby tomola » Sat Nov 12, 2011 3:09 am

I use digital canon camera.

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Re: What equipment do you use?

Postby fangfox » Sun Nov 13, 2011 2:25 pm

I've got a Sony a33 that hope to get to play around with at AUSA this week. If you see me don't be shy

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Re: What equipment do you use?

Postby BlizzardTerrak » Thu Jan 26, 2012 3:44 pm

I used to use just the kit Nikon D3000 that came with the 18mm - 55mm kit lens and the 50-200mm kit lens. (f3.5-f4.5 I think).

Then I got a f1.8 35mm prime lens and SB-600 Speedlite.

Finally upgraded to a Nikon D7000, primarily using the SB-600 and the 35mm lens for most everthing.

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Re: What equipment do you use?

Postby Cadha13 » Mon Apr 02, 2012 5:25 pm

At this past ALA I added another camera, a Polaroid Auto 100 using Fuji Film FP 100-C. It was a hit, I am going to take it with me to Fanime 2012 this year!

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Re: What equipment do you use?

Postby uTUNE » Wed May 16, 2012 7:05 am

Canon 40D
17-85mm f/4-5.6
60mm macro f/2.8
and a 70-200mm which is not so helpful in these situations
Flash is 580EX II

Want more ideas for lenses as I'm limited on them... but thanks for all the posts :D I'm getting quite a bit of inspiration.

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Re: What equipment do you use?

Postby vivichi » Mon Jul 02, 2012 9:24 am

- Canon EOS 550D

Lenses:
- Canon EF 50 mm F/1.8
- Tamron AF 18-200mm F/3.5-6.3 with Lens hood
both with UV Filter (don't know the brand)

- Delamax replacement battery
- Lowepro AW 45
- Hama Tripod
- Hama Cleaning Stuff

I think that's it ö.ö

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Re: What equipment do you use?

Postby carambola » Mon Jul 09, 2012 11:35 am

I just picked up a Rebel SLR for $300 off here. Looking for lenses. Any suggestions, I will be doing alot of nature, low light shots (beach at dusk) that sort of thing.

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Re: What equipment do you use?

Postby Jedi_Master_Yoda » Mon Sep 03, 2012 3:36 pm

While I am doing other things besides Cosplay Photography and Videography with my camera gear, the majority of my photos and videos have been and will be of are of Cosplayers.

My gear is made up of:
  • Canon T3i
  • EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II w/ lens hood
  • EF-S 60mm f/2.8 Macro USM w/ lens hood
  • 2x Tiffen Filter sets (one 52mm the other 58mm) containing the following filters: UV/Protector, Circular Polarizing Filter, Warming filter for skin tones and a ND filter.
  • 1 Pedco Table Top Tripod
  • 1 Sirui Ball head photography tripod
  • 1 Sony Pan and tilt tripod
  • cleaning kit
  • OP/Tech Neoprene classic neckstrap
  • 1 extra Canon battery for the camera
  • Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4
  • Adobe CS6 Master Collection (I specialize in web design, but if it can go on a website I plan to work with it)
  • 17 inch MBP
  • 5 External Hard drives
  • Wacom Intuos 3
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Re: What equipment do you use?

Postby DSPWillie » Sat Jul 13, 2013 1:25 pm

Canon T3i
Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM Lens
Sigma 30mm f/1.4 EX DC HSM Lens
Neewer TT560 Flash Speedlite

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Re: What equipment do you use?

Postby Amber45 » Mon Nov 04, 2013 1:42 am

Cannon... Its superb by in performance.

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Re: What equipment do you use?

Postby figment1986 » Sat Feb 01, 2014 2:11 pm

Bodies:
Canon Digital Rebel T3i
Canon Digital Rebel T1i
Canon Digital Rebel XTi

Lenses:
Promaster 18-200mm
Canon 18 - 55mm
Canon 35mm
Canon 50mm F2
Canon 50mm Macro
Canon 74 - 300mm

Flash:
Canon Speedlight 430EX II

Im not a professional, I got lazy and am re-learning the basics, and I need to get some new lens hoods and a reflector.


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