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A Rapid-R strap, an L-bracket and a vertical grip – the holy grail of camera confort?

Thursday, February 5th, 2009


I’m one of those people who struggles with camera straps.   I just can’t get comfortable with them.  The weight of the camera around my neck is bad enough, but what  frustrates me more is that it’s impossible to moveat all – without actually holding the camera. If I dare lean forwards the camera will invariably swing out into a hard obstacle, and if try walking it’ll swing about in what I can only assume is a desperate attempt for independence.

So, I have to hold the camera.  What’s the strap for?  Standing still.