My godfather, Uncle Lee, used to call my Canon 5D my “third arm,” claiming he never saw me without it. 2 years ago this was true.
But lately I can’t be bothered lugging around a big, heavy camera body and lens every where I go. Despite the previous sentence, its not the weight or size of the camera that really bothers me. I just like complaining sometimes.
It is the lack pay off. 95% of a professional camera is over kill. For work, I use gigantic cameras worth more than my car because that last 5% comes in real handy when there are clients at stake. Continue reading