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PostPosted: Sun Jun 21, 2009 12:24 pm 
I'm not sure if this belongs here but I'll try it here anyways. Does anyone have any suggestions for good straps that are ideally comfortable and travel friendly?


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PostPosted: Thu Jul 09, 2009 10:31 pm 
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I've been using a Lowe Pro Voyager C strap for some time and its wide neoprene construction makes carrying big and heavy cameras or binoculars much more comfortable.

Under the strap is a non-slip backing which keeps it secure around your neck or shoulder, and there’s quick-release buckles for when you need to remove the camera in a hurry. Another strap to consider that’s recommended by several Camera Labs forum members is the Optech Pro.


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I've seen a very (from the looks of it) comfortable strap.
Brand: Crumpler
name: the industry disgrace

unfortunately for me it's only sold in the usa/canada and the shipping costs from amazon and adorama for only the strap are very expensive.

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PostPosted: Mon Aug 24, 2009 7:52 pm 
you can try the Explorer strap from Lens Cradle.


Camera Strap 6mm Neoprene quick release EXPLORER
$17.00 + $6.00 shipping USD. Look it up on ebay. I have it and it a really good strap.


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I got an OPTECH Super Classic strap and am really pleased with it.

It is neoprene like the OPTECH PRO strap but the shoulder padding is not as wide.

I also went for the NON quick release version (on right in linked picture) as I don't want any accidents :wink:

http://www.optech-online.co.uk/lst86.htm

worth a look

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