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Nov 26, 2013 20:30 |  #586

pwm2 wrote in post #16482627 (external link)
I feel that there may not bean easy answer. It would probably depend on lens and how the user tries to hold the gear. Length of arms and size of hands are also likely to affect the outcome.

Plus 'heavy' is different amongst people.


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Nov 26, 2013 20:43 |  #587

CJCMarquez wrote in post #16482635 (external link)
Plus 'heavy' is different amongst people.

Of course.

I have considered the 5D2 with a 70-200/2.8 as quite light. Right now, I have one arm in a sling and feel I can hardly hold the camera to my eye - even less target it on someones eye.

With both arms operational, I hold the camera so the largest part of the weight goes through an elbow and ends up picked up by my chest. So I end up with a situation where the weight is almost irrelevant - all that is relevant is my feeling of stability.


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