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  • Between $5000 and $10000

    33 34.74%
  • Between $2000 and $5000

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    How much have you invested in camera gear ?

    Based on another discussion on $$$ on camera gear - how much have you invested in camera gear ?
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    Got a category for over 30K? No that's depressing....

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    Quote Originally Posted by kiwi View Post
    Based on another discussion on $$$ on camera gear - how much have you invested in camera gear ?
    $34,964.87, excluding the $8,119.86 worth of gear I sold.

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    Yes, just the current RRP of your existing inventory will suffice

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    not much for me, between 10-15k - since half the time I rent out equipment for work anyway.

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    Quote Originally Posted by kiwi View Post
    Yes, just the current RRP of your existing inventory will suffice
    It's there.

    Now, do you have any recommendations for psychotherapists who specialise in depression?

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    my wife keeps my purchasers down as low as i can get. my gear is just under 10k. (but slowly growing all the time)
    Canon 6d, 7d , 40d, 100-400L, 24-105Lmm, 50mm 1.8, 28-135 and a sigma 18-200
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    a vewwy bad disease.....wens wust....camewa wust..... I have them
    Graeme
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    Nikon: D7000, D80, 12-24 f4, 17-55 f2.8, 18-135, 70-300VR, 35f2, SB 400, SB 600, TC-201 2x converter. Tamron: 90 macro 2.8 Kenko ext. tubes. Photoshop CS2.


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    All second hand , The most expensive was the 24-105 , Oh and a new 50mm 1.8 , Cokin filters were new also , $ 400 for the 30D 4 yrs ago, Camera bodies under $1000 for sure
    Canon : 30D, and sometimes the 5D mkIII , Sigma 10-20, 50mm 1.8, Canon 24-105 f4 L , On loan Sigma 120-400 DG and Canon 17 - 40 f4 L , Cokin Filters




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    At the moment I have about $9,000 worth but that will increase in the near future to about $15,000. Dose,nt keep she who is in charge to happy, but I could have a $50,000 boat in the drive way doing nothing like a friend up the road.
    My stuff.Canon 5DMk11 Canon 40d BG-E2N Canon 17/40 F.4 L
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    These results aren't making me feel so bad

    I've got about $25k I suppose

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    Jeez, did a quick tally and have over $10,000 and that is not including the computer gear such extra hard drives, spyderpro, software, books (love my books) that comes to mind.
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    ...... did I read a while back that Kiwi was not going to post any more polls......mmmmm......

    in regard to the poll..... not enough as yet

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    I'm married to a Sicilian who will kill me if she finds out what I have spent so:

    I'M A NO GUNNA SAY
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    We all have our own demons mines just fast glass

    cheers
    Last edited by cupic; 08-09-2011 at 10:56pm.




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    Quote Originally Posted by Darey View Post
    I'm married to a Sicilian who will kill me if she finds out what I have spent so:

    I'M A NO GUNNA SAY
    most of us possibly in same boat, voting is anonymous fyi

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    polls, moi ?

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    About 12K. Near all is second hand from ebay or users on an overseas forum I frequent.

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    around 35k I'd say, including lighting and accessories etc... I still need lots more gear though
    Living the dream...

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    Too much and not enough.
    I rather not think about it too much and stay in the Nile :P
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