I'm now carrying 2 bodies, the Rebel XTi and the EOS 50D. I have a variety of lenses but my favorite walk around lens is probably the 17-85mm IS USM. To see the images I shoot with this gear,click here!

CANON EOS 50D
  • 15.1-megapixel CMOS sensor with improved noise reduction
  • Enhanced Live View shooting includes Face Detection Live mode
  • New Lens Peripheral Illumination Correction setting
  • HDMI output
  • Capture images to Compact Flash Type I or II memory cards

    Read a review on the new 50D

  • Technical Details
    Includes
  • 2 Opteka 2000 mAh BP-511 Batteries for Maximum Power (Also accepts AA)
  • Latest Version. Fully compatible with the Canon EOS 20D, 30D, 40D, & 50D
  • Vertical shutter release also makes shooting with the camera in a vertical position just as comfortable as shooting horizontally
  • Buttons for AE lock, AF point selector, aperture value, shutter
  • 1 Year warranty
  • 22" Collapsible Reflector
  • Black / White / Diffused / Gold and Silver
  • Includes three color calibrated reference cards.
  • Dimensions 3.2" X 2.2" 0.1" (83 by 50 cm)
  • Logo label with focus target is affixed to one side of the grey card. Both sides of the cards are usable for white balance.
  • Works with any digital camera, for JPEG and RAW files
  • Certified performance and quality.

  • Lightweight, durable tripod with rigid carbon fiber legs and magnesium body
  • 3-way pan head
  • effortless lever-lock system for quick adjustments
  • Split center column enables low-angle and semi-low-angle positions
  • Scratch-resistant neoprene grips and rubber feet
  • includes tripod case
  • Adjusts from 10.2 to 64.7 inches; supports 25 pounds
  • weighs 3.8 pounds
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  • Vertical bounce flash for softer, more professional-quality lighting
  • Flash range of 3 to 43 feet
  • Auto Thyristor circuitry for faster recycling time and greater number of flashes
  • Remote sensor capability
  • 4 automatic f/stop settings
  • This is now my "back-up" body
    Canon Digital Rebel XTi 10.1 MP Digital SLR Camera with EF-S 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 Lens (Black)

    Read a review on the new XTi.

    To see the images I shoot with this gear,click here!

    Canon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM Standard Zoom Lens for Canon SLR Cameras

    Compatible with the new Canon Digital REBEL XTi too!

    (see my images under the "Customer Images" link at Amazon)

    To see the images I shoot with this gear,click here!

    Canon EW78BII Lens Hood for EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Canon SLR Lens

    To see the images I shoot with this gear,click here!

    Canon BG-E3 Battery Grip for EOS Digital Rebel XT Camera

    Fits the new Canon Digital REBEL XTi too!

    Camera Grip / Hand Strap (simulated leather) for SLR camera Nikon / Canon / Minolta / Fuji

    Product Description
    Make photography more comfortable with this padded hand grip strap.Great addition to any photographic kit. The plastic attachment screws neatly into the base of your camera Large padded grip has a non-slip surface Provides extra security, comfort and better handling. Adjustable so will fit any hand sizes and is usable with either the left or right hand.

    Fits the new Canon Digital REBEL XTi too!

    To see the images I shoot with this gear,click here!

    60 mm EF-S Macro

    Canon EF-S 60mm f/2.8 Macro USM Digital SLR Lens for EOS Digital SLR Cameras

    Compatible with the new Canon Digital REBEL XTi too!

    (see my images under the "Customer Images" link at Amazon)

     

    To see the images I shoot with this gear,click here!

    Fits the new Canon Digital REBEL XTi too!
    EF 75-300mm f4-5.6 IS USM
    (I recently upgraded from the EF 70-300mm III to this lens)

    From the Manufacturer

    Featuring the latest 3-stop Image Stabilizer for outstanding camera shake reduction, the EF 70-300mm f4-5.6 IS USM zoom lens also features super responsive autofocus. Replacing the popular EF 75-300mm f4-5.6 IS USM, the world's first interchangeable lens with Image Stabilizer (IS), the lens is expected to appeal to serious amateur nature and sports photographers looking to achieve outstanding results while shooting hand held.

    Read More....here

     

    To see the images I shoot with this gear,click here!

    Panasonic PV-GS180 2.3MP 3CCD MiniDV Camcorder with 10x Optical Zoom

     

    Big enough to handle 2 bodies, several lenses and a flash. Inside and easily accessable outside pockets, and straps for attaching a tripod. Travels well and fits underseat on airliners.

     

    Canon 430EX Speedlite Flash for EOS and PowerShot Cameras

    Fits the new Canon Digital REBEL XTi too!


    Just Added

    Further development of Canon's flagship Speedlite has led to the production of the 580 EX II. This is the premier Speedlite for all photographers, including professionals. Newly designed to match with the EOS-1D Mark III in terms of improved dust- and water-resistance, body strength, and the ability to control flash functions and settings from the camera menu (EOS-1D Mark III only). Other features include improved communication reliability through its direct contacts, and recycling time is both 20% shorter than the 580EX and is completely inaudible.

    Speedlite 580EX II Flash Highlights
  • Approximately 20 percent faster recycling time compared to 580EX
  • Superior build quality, including a metal foot for higher rigidity
  • Max Guide No. 58 at 105mm setting (GN 190, feet)
  • Auto conversion of flash coverage with compatible digital SLR cameras
  • White Balance info communicated instantly to compatible digital SLR cameras
  • Full swivel, 180 degrees in either direction
  • AF-assist beam, compatible with all AiAF points on every EOS SLR
  • Dust- and water- resistance to match the EOS-1D Mark III

  • Just Added
    Digital Flash Bracket Kit for Canon EOS 1 Series 5D 10D 20D 30D 40D with remote shutter release cable and off camera flash cord. Includes stoarge pouch. Cord Storage Pouch,.

    Technical Details
    Electronic shutter release to trigger the camera directly from the bracket. Can be used either right-handed or left handed as the photographer prefers. Adjustable flash extension from 6" to 18" above the camera lens. All metal construction with a rubber grip for comfort. 1/4"-20 mounting thread for use on a tripod, and a standard accessory shoe (non-TTL) on the top of the extension post.

    The Softbox and bracket (above) were purchased to shoot a wedding. over 1000 images were shot. They can be viewed at: Wedding ShotZ

    Just Added
    Product Description
    The Mini SoftBox enlarges and diffuses the light with the flash in the direct flash position. Unobtrusive and low profile, the Mini SoftBox is ideal for press and other fast-moving situations.

    The Softbox and bracket (above) were purchased to shoot a wedding. over 1000 images were shot. They can be viewed at: Wedding ShotZ


    Sunpak 8001UT Tripod with Extra Quick-Release Mounting Plate

  • Versatile camera tripod with extra quick-release mounting plate for second camera --- compare to SunPak Medium Duty 64.6" tripod
  • Quick-release platform with integral bubble level for precise leveling
  • Second circular bubble level at critical tripod collar for precise alignment
  • Precision-geared center column with 1/4 x 20 accessory mounting stud
  • Adjusts to more than 60 inches tall; supports up to 6 pounds, 9 ounces