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Sunday, February 13, 2011

Birthday Wants...

So seeing as this year is one of those milestone years (I'm turning the big "3" "0" on the last day of March),  I've decided to compose a list of things I want that I will indeed use.  Oddly enough, they all have something to do with my SLR.  ;)

The first is an Epiphanie camera bag.



I've been pining over these bags for almost a year now since I saw one online last spring.  Originally I fell for the Ginger but now am leaning more towards a Lola as turning 30 has me wanting to attempt a lil trendiness before I get too old and wrinkled...  ;)  Plus as I love to take my camera everywhere but don't want to scream to the random thug on the street that I'm strapping a several hundred dollar SLR, a discrete yet protective bag is key.  =)

The second thing I desire is a remote for my camera.  This way I can start perfecting self and staged portraits.  An added bonus is that when the hubs and I play with sparklers outside, we don't have to take a dozen photos where half are me running back as it shoots of 10 in a row.  

And the last thing I want (that I'm more likely to save up for than to expect as a gift) is a fisheye lens called the Scout from lensbaby.  I love that their lenses are affordable and the bodies can be used with different lens inserts or the funky aperture kit.  Plus eventually I'll get around to getting one of their bundles that comes with a swivel lens.


So what are all of you hoping to save up for in celebration of a milestone birthday?

3 comments:

Cece said...

While I am past that milestone birthday, 2 of those items are on my mid-30's birthday list as well! I always knew you had great taste ;)

LabRat 101 said...

Thanks! I know you want one of those bags too but what's the other... I'm assuming the lens. =) Here's to hoping you get at least one of your items.

Cece @ Dill Pickle Picnic said...

well...now that I think about it I'd love the lens as well, but I really want the remote! :)

 
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