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01-19-2012, 02:39 PM   #1
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Fold or wrap strap within holster bags?

For years I have been wrapping the camera strap around the lens of cameras before before putting them in a holster style bag. However I have just got a ThinkTank Digital Holster 10, and it includes a protector to prevent camera straps scratching the screen, which implies folding the strap on top of the camera after putting it in the bag.

Do you wrap or fold, and why?

01-19-2012, 02:56 PM   #2
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Fold - unravelling the strap from around the lens seems like too much effort for me... plus if the strap is the first thing I've got my hands on, then there's less chance of accidentally fumbling or dropping the camera
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Fold it on top so I can access it prior to removing the camera from the bag thereby minimizing the potential for dropping and damaging the camera.
01-19-2012, 04:43 PM   #4
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No strap.

01-19-2012, 06:40 PM   #5
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I fold on top as well to try and avoid droping my camera. Sometimes I even put the camera strap around my neck before taking the camera out of my Loewpro ex140
01-19-2012, 07:57 PM   #6
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I just shove my camera + strap in the bag, I don't really pay attention to where the strap is.
01-19-2012, 08:31 PM   #7
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I don't have a holster bag but if I did I am sure I would scrunch it on top of the camera as I do now with my LowePro Sling bag

01-20-2012, 11:18 AM   #8
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QuoteOriginally posted by Docrwm Quote
Fold it on top so I can access it prior to removing the camera from the bag thereby minimizing the potential for dropping and damaging the camera.
This. I have a Tamrac strap that folds nicely in the middle of the suede shoulder pad. Only the suede is actually against the LCD, so no worry about scratches, at lease none so far.


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