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What to Bring Travelling: Photography Equipment

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By: Bryan Rite

It can be hard to know what type of equipment to bring and how to go about storing your photos safely while on the road. This guide will help you get started in the right direction and explains some of the most common options available.

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From Nelson, BC, Canada

Ski season over, back in slammin Salmon Arm working with BC Forest Service's Rapattack program. Great passions include travel, outdoor sports and the blues. ...

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From Canada

I write and sell ebooks for a living.  I like hiking and canoeing.  My favorite music is jazz....

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From Killiney, Ireland

Currently planning on going on a trip around, India, Argentina, Brazil, Peru, Colombia, Chile, Ecudor, Bolivia, New Zealand, Australia, Thailaind, Cambodia, Lao, Vietnam then back home for my borthers wedding in August 2010 leaving first stop India 9th May 2009, hopefully this will be a documentation of the whole trip but I may just get lazy...

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AdHoc & JenZa

From Victoria, Canada

Currently we are taking a self imposed sabbatical. Jen is a civil servant in aboriginal negotiations and Adam is a student. We love to fish and ride bicycles so we're off for six weeks to do both. Upon return, we'll be moving from Victoria to Kamloops....

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Konya, Egirdir

Experienced By: lamundsen

Moving on we headed for the city of Konya which is about a 4 hour bus ride from Goreme. We went there for two reasons. One to break up the long bus ride to the coast and two to experience a Turkish city a little off the beaten track. We did manage to ditch western tourists but ran smack into a number of tour groups from Turkey itself. It turns out that Konya is a place of pilgrimage for the whole Muslim world largely because ... Read More »

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Experienced By: lamundsen

After a week of yet again relaxing it was time to hit the road (or sea) again for a little last minute touring before heading home. Our first stop was the town of Kota Bahru which is located in the north eastern province of Kelantan, a centre of Malay culture and Islamic tradition. Here you still see women going about their daily business dressed in traditional costumes highly influenced by the local craft of batik printing. ... Read More »

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Experienced By: d_weisk

As we sadly left Toblach, we looked forward to the next phase of out trip. After a night in Innsbruck, Austria we were off to Germany for one final week. Starting in the very south of Bavaria we spent a night and day in Fussen, the location of the fairytale castle of Neuschweintstein. This was to be our last night in hotels and we had a nice place just outside of the village. We spent sometime exploring ... Read More »

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Experienced By: lamundsen

We had barely touched down in Vancouver after our four month European trip before taking off again. This time to Mexico for a two week trip. The attraction was a rendezvous with a group of friends we call the "villa people". This was our third séjour in a villa, the first time being in Umbria, Italy and the second Corsica, France. The villa this time was situated near the center of a beautiful Spanish colonia... Read More »