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Old 11-25-2012, 09:51 AM   #1
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Disney Camera Straps

Hi there! I am looking to get a Cannon Rebel T3 and was wondering about any good disney camera straps. I have already seen Disney's scattered mickey one, and other mickeys i was looking for something a bit different from those. Anyone know of a shop, online store, etsy, that makes some really nice disney camera straps? Thank you! And sorry if this is off topic!
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Old 11-25-2012, 09:59 AM   #2
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The only one ive seen (and now own) is the Mickey one from the parks. I haven't seen any others.
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Old 11-25-2012, 10:04 AM   #3
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I have never seen a Disney camera strap that was comfortable. Maybe for a small P & S, but not for a DSLR. If you plan on carrying your camera a lot, either at WDW or other times, I would recommend a better strap. Straps can be personal and you will get many opinions. I just happen to be a Black Rapid proponent. They have a ladies version that I think is called the "Curve". BR's tend to be a little more expensive, but I believe they are worth it. I carry heavy equipment and it allows me to go all day without extreme fatigue. The BR's are cross body straps except when you get into the double strap configurations.
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Old 11-25-2012, 11:31 AM   #4
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I have never seen a Disney camera strap that was comfortable.
Totally agree with this.

My advice if you really want a Disney strap is to find a good quality basic strap and make a cover. It's not difficult to do and your strap will be comfortable and probably more durable. OpTech straps work really well to make covers for.
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Old 11-25-2012, 12:41 PM   #5
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Okay thank you! I will look into the different straps and probably just end up making a cover of sorts, I appreciate the input as I am only used to P & S
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Old 11-25-2012, 03:18 PM   #6
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I own 3 different Disney straps. I bought 2 online and 1 at Disney. They are the most uncomfortable straps I ever had. I do use them when I go to Disney but the all I use them for.
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Old 11-25-2012, 05:07 PM   #7
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I own 3 different Disney straps. I bought 2 online and 1 at Disney. They are the most uncomfortable straps I ever had. I do use them when I go to Disney but the all I use them for.
May I dare ask, why? There's being a Disneyite (which many of us are) and then being a little crazy!!
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Old 11-25-2012, 05:15 PM   #8
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May I dare ask, why? There's being a Disneyite (which many of us are) and then being a little crazy!!
Just to be a little different! I does start a lot of conversation with people in the parks wanting to know where to get them.
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Old 11-25-2012, 06:22 PM   #9
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Try searching Etsy for camera straps. There are Etsy sellers who make custom DSLR camera straps and would probably be willing to use Disney fabric for you.
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Okay thank you! I will look into the different straps and probably just end up making a cover of sorts, I appreciate the input as I am only used to P & S
If you're un-crafty (as I am) there are sellers on Etsy who make covers. I have one on an OpTech strap, and the cover is a fun print on one side and a soft chenille-type fabric on the other. I was concerned that it wouldn't wear well but it's held up great and is super comfortable.
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My husband bought me a strap from a shop called Something Strappy on Etsy. She has quite an assortment of Disney-themed camera strap. I had the very uncomfortable one sold in the parks...not good! This new one is AWESOME. It is so comfortable and I feel totally safe carrying my DSLR on it. I used it while we were in WDW over Thanksgiving and received many compliments!
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Old 11-26-2012, 04:35 PM   #12
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Thank you all so much for the input regarding the disney straps because I know I would en up buying one in a heart bet If I didn't know any better I'm trying to find some Peter Pan fabric of I can and am looking for a tutorial to make a cover for a strap
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If you can get hold of one of the old rainbow Epcot straps they are great. Much softer fabric than the Mickey straps. I wear this all the time - its my favourite.
I have adapted it to be an 'over the shoulder' strap by using a couple of the Op Tech strap connectors which just gives it the perfect length for me.

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Old 11-28-2012, 04:51 PM   #14
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I've seen those and love them but try are hard to find! I will try! thank you!
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Old 12-29-2012, 01:48 PM   #15
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I just purchased the skinny Disney strap. My problem is that I can't figure out how to attach it to my camera. I'm not using a very heavy camera, and the strap actually seems softer than the one that came with my camera (Fuji Finepix S2000). Can anyone help??? Thanks!
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