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Strap suggestions

Hello Everyone,

Any views or suggestions for comfort/holding straps for E3/E5?

Thanks in advance,

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Re: Strap suggestions

I use the OP/Tech straps - they spread the weight across the neck and they do not have a camera manufacturers name on them.
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Re: Strap suggestions

I have an optech strap too and like it. I also have an optech harness so I can switch between these two with the same bits attached to the camera, very pleased.
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Re: Strap suggestions

Another thumbs up for the Optech strap from me.
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Re: Strap suggestions

Suggest you look at "Peak Design" Leash and Wrist strap.
Good luck with your choice
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Re: Strap suggestions

Thanks everyone - the op tech straps look very promising.

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Re: Strap suggestions

Don't get a Rapid Strap - the one I had failed twice, in two different modes!

I've now got a 'Carry Speed', which is OK, but was expensive.

My main problem with straps is that no matter how much I tighten the screw, the plate still moves round out of alignment. I'm thinking of putting double side tape between the plate and camera body.

Jim
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Re: Strap suggestions

Another vote for Op-Tech it has a very slight elasticity in the foam part that acts as a bit of a shock absorber
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Re: Strap suggestions

I have a Matin neoprene strap which changes from a neck strap to a short carry loop with 2 click connectors (it has a v. small discrete logo). I am very happy with it - extremely comfortable!
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Re: Strap suggestions

Incidentally, I've got an 'Op-Tech' somewhere, but it's nowhere near as good as the 'Carry Speed'.

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Re: Strap suggestions

I use the National Geographic one and am very pleased


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