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    We talk about everything here... just not really Youtube Vlogging. Unless there's a grip truck standing by for the set of the vlog. Threads that ask on specific techniques/theories get more replies...
  • Considering a new camera 
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      Someone has recently described your style of posting to me here as "characteristically mean-spirited", and in the wake of your post #26, it is difficult for me not to start agreeing. Fu...
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  • The Perfect Camera Assistant Kit ? 
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