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Re: Gimbal Head for Wildlife Photography

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I'm thinking of getting this one:
http://www.lensmaster.co.uk/rh2.htm

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Which camera and Lens Steve.
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Re: Gimbal Head for Wildlife Photography

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The Lensmaster seems to be the most reasonably priced gimbal head out there.

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Re: Gimbal Head for Wildlife Photography

Gimbal heads are okay if you're using a big telephoto, a fast 600mm or longer. Otherwise, for me, the drawbacks outweigh the benefits. I sold mine when my last 600mm sold.
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Re: Gimbal Head for Wildlife Photography

I just hand hold the Em1/2. The IBIS is really why I bought the camera, and it works so well. When out for birds wildlife, the Pany 100-400 IBIS works brilliantly too

If I am in a hide, I do rest the lens on a bean bag...
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Re: Gimbal Head for Wildlife Photography

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Which camera and Lens Steve.
Rob.
I currently have the 50-200mm + EC14 & EC20 and the 40-150 + MC-14 but if I get a Gimbal it will be for a 300mm f/4, if I can afford it.

Edit: E-5 and EM-1 mk1

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