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  1. jonbeeza

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    Just noticed a Callus on my finger, it is on my middle finger :rolleyes: . It is definitely not a Wart.



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    The Callus rests on the rubber/plastic finger grip, on all my cameras, even on the DSLR. I do tend to grip the cameras a little too hard. It does not hurt, but I am aware of it. I will have to start putting a plaster on when I use my cameras.

    Sorry for the dirty fingernail, been in the garden.
     
  2. MadWoman

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    Why bother with a plaster? A callous does no harm and in fact protects from further harm. I have had callouses from causes ranging from horse riding to photography to clarinet playing over the years, and have just ignored them. They appear when needed then disappear when redundant.
     
  3. jonbeeza

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    I probably will not bother with a plaster may file it off, if it gets bigger. A Callus is caused by excessive pressure or friction. Looks like I am using the camera too much. :)
     
  4. viv1969

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    All you'll achieve by filing is a sore finger.
    Leave it alone.
     
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    There are worse places to get a callous through over use!
     
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    How's your eyesight?
     
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    Think that's his problem. He can't see through the viewfinder so he's gripping the camera too tightly;)
     
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    Think he needs a proper size one, having trouble with that diddly little thing
     
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    Don't go there Rich. It's not safe!
     
  10. jonbeeza

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    Oops, pinches an emery board off the missus. Smoothed it down a little, feels a little better now. :)
     
  11. jonbeeza

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    The little Panasonic does not have a viewfinder. :)

    I also use an X10 and a baby DSLR. I must tend to grip them all too tight, no idea why. :confused:
     
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    I have one on the inside of my right thumb from the rubber grip on the back of a DSLR, it helps now as the first few weddings I shot my thumb was sore from the rubbing, it's all good now :cool: Do still get black rubbery marks there though after a full day :LOL:
     
  13. jonbeeza

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    Glad it is just not me then. :)

    Not so worried about no finger rest/ grip, on a high-end compact now. Might be better without one.
     

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