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12-05-2014, 07:14 AM   #16
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How about a circular polarizer? I was also going to say an ND filter, but TaoMaas beat me to it.

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Is your monitor calibrated? If not, a ColorMunki Smile can be had for less than $100.

Or an Eyefi wireless SD card, Lensbaby, Lightroom preset packs, and of course a B&H or Adorama gift card.
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Don't know if you own one already (probably do) but I'm another one for a cool bag...
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I feel kind of bad about abandoning this thread! Anyway...

I like the polarizer/ND filter idea. Can you recommend any brands? I'd have bought ones myself already, but I was really lazy about doing research.

It would be nice to have a remote for my camera. Can you recommend one?

It would also be really nice to get started on a basic studio setup. I sew my own clothes, and it would be nice to take decent pictures of them without having to wait for a nice day and competent photographer. Is there any basic lighting gear that I could get?

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I can't think of anything more handy than this.
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I can't think of anything more handy than this.
I picked up one of the Black Rapid camera straps and I really like it. I am going to add another style soon.
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I would suggest Lightroom 5 and or some good photography books
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How about a annual subscription to your favourite photography magazine, then your xmas present lasts all year.

With what's left... put a credit on your favourite coffee house card, all good photographers need coffee to contemplate their next shot or as refreshment during the current shoot.

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QuoteOriginally posted by sadatoni Quote
How about a circular polarizer? I was also going to say an ND filter, but TaoMaas beat me to it.

That's an even better suggestion if someone doesn't already have one. A polarizing filter can act as an ND filter.
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Maybe lightstand\boom with head and umrella?
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