Go Back   Cruise Reviews Forums > General Cruise Chat Questions > General Cruise Chat
Register Forgot Password?
New! Use your Facebook, Google, AIM & Yahoo accounts to securely log into this site, click logo to login  

Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 08-06-2006, 09:09 PM
Frase's Avatar  
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Orlando, FLA
Posts: 961
In addition to my previous question:

If I were to bring my digital camera on my cruise, I was wondering should I also bring a laptop and/or a photo printer as well? I could use the laptop to edit and store my photos. I could use my Kodak photo printer to print-out photos for my crew members and fellow passengers. I wonder if it would be worth the extra expense and effort to do so. Will the cruiseline allow me onboard with those two items? Would the photo gallery crew mind that I am passing-out photos for free while they are charging up to $15 for theirs?
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 08-07-2006, 05:11 AM
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Hampton, VA
Posts: 62
I would bring a laptop. A few years ago, we lost our camera. All of the pictures from the trip were lost as well. Now we download them each night.

As for the printer, I do not think anyone would mind. Be sure you bring a powerstrip, outlets are limited.

Read and post cruise reviews

Enchantment 2007
Serenade 2006
Majesty 2006
Sovereign 2004
Sovereign 2003
Sovereign 2002
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 08-07-2006, 12:07 PM
penny3333's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Alabama
Posts: 10,602
Sounds like a lot of trouble to me, unless you like lugging a bunch of stuff around with you. On vacation, do you really want to be bothered with all of that? How about buying some extra memory cards? Could just be me, but I much rather have room for bringing home souvineers and not hassle with too much luggage. Have a wonderful cruise!
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 08-07-2006, 07:25 PM
Junior Member
Join Date: Jul 2006
Posts: 10
The laptop is a great to bring along. The best part is logging on to cruise forums and chats sometimes (when you get a chance) and finding out who your neighbors are!
Welcome to my blog about how we cruise around the world the fun way! Welcome to our world of adventure!
  #5 (permalink)  
Old 08-07-2006, 07:50 PM
Jim C.'s Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: DFW, Texas
Posts: 5,115
And if you really must print out those pictures after you take them, the on board photo processing can do prints from your digital camera memory card (at least I know Carnival's did) I could see the laptop, but lugging along the printer seems like a pain.

================================================== ==========
Carnival Cruise Lines:
28 cruises

NCL Dream October 2006,
RCCL Mariner OTS June 2007, RCCL Liberty OTS 2016
Celebrity Silhouette 2013
  #6 (permalink)  
Old 09-14-2006, 11:24 PM
Frase's Avatar  
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Orlando, FLA
Posts: 961
Does anyone know how much the cruiseship will charge to print your digital photos?

Locally, I have seen Walgreens, CVC, Rite-Aid, and other similar establishments charge the competitive rate of around 20 cents per 4x6 print. I would imagine that price would be higher onboard a cruiseship. But how much higher?
  #7 (permalink)  
Old 09-15-2006, 07:05 AM
Greyson's Avatar
Senior Member
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: St. Charles, Minnesota
Posts: 691
I just got back from a cruise. I cant remember the exact price but they will transfer your pics to a disc as well, at least our ship did.....Holland America Ryndam.
  #8 (permalink)  
Old 10-03-2006, 07:29 PM
kd kd is offline
Junior Member
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Canada
Posts: 11
I agree with Grayson, just have the ship's photo shop download your photos onto a disc. I think we have enough stuff to cart around without laptops and printers. I just take extra memory cards. Also planning to take a wee extra camera along to use in port, in case it is lost or stolen.
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Internet Café: Printer available? Frase Carnival Cruise Line 11 04-20-2010 03:31 PM
LAPTOP/NO LAPTOP Nita General Cruise Chat 19 08-01-2006 03:40 PM
Computer/Printer in Celebrity Suite on Infinity jayt Celebrity Cruises 0 07-10-2006 02:22 PM
"Delphin" Photo Review & "A-Rosa Luna" Photo Gallery Raoul Fiebig All Other Cruise Lines 0 07-12-2005 10:39 AM
Should I bring a laptop? suzanne General Cruise Chat 7 01-02-2005 04:01 PM

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 09:31 PM.

Contact Us - Terms of Use - Cruise Reviews Home - Archive - Privacy Statement - Top

SEO by vBSEO 3.5.2