digital cameras

Fred Rickson ricksonf at BCC.ORST.EDU
Wed Feb 2 11:41:12 CST 2000

It depends what you mean by field work....if you stay close to a trailer
full of diskettes and batteries, great....but you really cannot get very
far afield.  I tried a Nikon last year and even with a belt-mounted power
pack it was just too hungry for any time out in the woods.  Maybe something
has changed in the last year....any comments.

Fred Rickson
> From: Dr. Neil Snow <nsnow at BENTLEY.UNCO.EDU>
> Subject: digital cameras
> Date: Wednesday, February 02, 2000 9:19 AM
> Does anyone have an expertise with digital cameras?
> I hope to purchase one in the near future that will have good close-up
> capabilites (e.g., photographing type specimens) but which will also
> withstand the relative rigours of field use.
> Any comments regarding makers, what to beware of, etc., will be much
> appreciated.
> Please reply to me directly.
> Thanks,
> NS

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