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pooh ­ bear
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Jul 13, 2008 11:18 |  #1

hi to all shooting sons band tonight, question is which body to take 5D or 40D ?? any advice appreciated
cheers


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Jul 13, 2008 11:21 |  #2

Personally I would take both. ;) Actually I think it would depend on how far you think you'll be from the action. If space it tight, take the 5D. If you'll be further back, take the 40D. If it may be a very low light situation, I'd take the 5D.


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Jul 13, 2008 11:22 |  #3

I'm shooting toinght too and I always bring both my bodies... ya never know what you might want/need


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pooh ­ bear
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Jul 13, 2008 11:23 as a reply to bacchanal's post |  #4

I knew someone would say both !!!


Canon 1D MKIII ,Canon EOS 7d + Grip
Sigma 17-50 f2.8,
Canon 50mm f1.8, Sigma 70-200 f/2.8,
Sigma 120-300 f2.8,Canon 580 ex II


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Woodja
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Jul 13, 2008 11:25 |  #5

If you have a comfortable bag to carry them.... why not. I'm not too familiar with the 5D but if you can shoot in a comfortable 3200iso to help boost you SS do it. I use a 20D and shoot mostly in 1600iso for low lighting things like this and they come out great so i'm sure you can get either body working great. What kind of glass were you thinking about bringing?


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Jul 13, 2008 11:28 |  #6

never mind judgeing by your signature i'd mount each L lens on each body and just shoot away. Or if there is anyone you trust have them shoot with the other body and get tons of different pics.


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pooh ­ bear
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Jul 13, 2008 11:34 as a reply to Woodja's post |  #7

thanks for replys, cheers guys, will try to take both!!! and just shoot from different angles with 24-70 and 70-200
thanks :D


Canon 1D MKIII ,Canon EOS 7d + Grip
Sigma 17-50 f2.8,
Canon 50mm f1.8, Sigma 70-200 f/2.8,
Sigma 120-300 f2.8,Canon 580 ex II


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Jul 13, 2008 11:38 |  #8

enjoy and maybe post some up when you get back


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