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Review: Gitzo Traveler Alpha Tripod and L Bracket (Sony FE Cameras)

I never thought that a tripod could be specifically designed for a certain camera series, but indeed the Gitzo Traveler Alpha Tripod is exactly that for Sony FE series cameras. The design has to do specifically with the plate--which accommodates Sony FE cameras as long as they have a native FE lens on them.

Manfrotto Adds Three Premium Models to Their Befree Traveler Tripods

If you're doing a lot of travel photography, landscape photography, and videography, you might be interested in Manfrotto's latest additions to their Befree traveler tripods. Now, professional photographers and videographers have more options with the release of the carbon fiber versions of the Befree Advanced, Befree Live, and the new Befree GT collection.

Question: Why Do Photographers Still Need Tripods?

I'm going to preface this post by saying once again, no this isn't an ad of some sort. Our policies on sponsored content are very clear and they're also clearly labelled. But instead, this is more of an insight into the evolution of photographers.

The New Novaflex TrioPod Pro75 Is A Solid Modular Tripod For Professionals

Novoflex is not a company traditionally associated with tripods, but that may change with the announcement here today of their new TrioPod Pro75. A tripod that the company has aimed squarely at professional photographers that offers solid support for their camera with the flexibility that only a modular system can provide.

The New Novaflex TrioPod Pro75 as a Solid Modular Tripod for Professionals

Novoflex is not a company traditionally associated with tripods, but that may change with the announcement here today of their new TrioPod Pro75. A tripod that the company has aimed squarely at professional photographers that offers solid support for their camera with the flexibility that only a modular system can provide.

JOBY’s New GorillaPod Mobile Rig Has New Arms for Accessories

JOBY today announced a new GorillaPod model called the GorillaPod Mobile Rig. It’s a flexible tripod that builds upon the original classic by adding more arms for holding more accessories. While the original GorillaPod has three flexible arms for stabilizing your camera, the GorillaPod Mobile Rig is designed for content creators and has two additional […]

Review: Peak Design Capture Clip v3

The Peak Design Capture Clip V3 is Peak Design's latest evolution of the original Capture Clip that helped them get famous off of Kickstarter. This latest version is a massive jump forward in many ways.

Joby Updates GorillaPod Flexible Tripods With 15 New Models

For many photographers, a tripod is a necessity, and while they do not replace a standard size tripod in all ways, Joby’s line of GorillaPod tripods have been incredibly popular for minimalist ‘grab and go’ photographers who just need a sturdy place to place their camera.

Here’s the Body Camera Footage of the Cop Shooting the Photographer

Body camera footage has just been released after the shooting of an Ohio photojournalist by a deputy who mistook his tripod for a gun. New Carlisle News photographer Andy Grimm was shot Monday evening after pulling out his camera and tripod to take pictures of a traffic stop. Deputy Jake Shaw, thinking Grimm had pulled […]

3 Legged Thing Releases a Low Cost & Lightweight Universal L Bracket

3 Legged Thing, the maker of some nice and affordable tripods has released a new universal Arca style L bracket that will fit most Canon DSLRs. I moved to a universal L bracket as I got tired of buying a new bracket with each camera I purchase. This universal bracket will be great for any Read more...

Review: Platypod Pro Max

I've had the Platypod Pro Max in my possession for a really long time now; and my lack of getting this review out doesn't have to do with laziness or priorities, but instead trying to illustrate how it's actually useful for many photographers.

SpaceX Sonic Boom Shakes Camera (and Cameraman) from 6 Miles Away

Thinking about shooting a SpaceX Dragon landing? Let this video by Kerbal Space Academy serve as a lesson: you’re gonna need a SERIOUS tripod. K Space Academy’s Das Valdez set up his camera about 6 miles away from the Landing Zone—just outside the CCAFS Gate at Port Canaveral—to capture the SpaceX CRS-11 Launch and Return […]

6 Camera Stabilization Hacks for Sharper Photos and Smoother Video

No matter how great your location, how great your setup, how well-posed your model or well-crafted your story board, camera shake will ruin your shot. So here are 6 stabilization hacks that’ll help you keep that camera steady for sharper photos and smoother video.

How to Fix a Damaged Tripod Thread at Home on the Cheap

If the tripod thread on the bottom of your camera or favorite accessory breaks, don’t go throwing the whole thing away or sending it off for an expensive repair. All you need is about $25 and some DIY know-how to fix it yourself.

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Tenikle is a 3-Tentacled, Suction-Cup-Covered Portable Tripod

The popular JOBY GorillaPod has a new challenger. Tenikle is a new three-tentacled and suction-cup-covered tripod that’s jumping into the flexible, portable tripod market. Where the GorillaPod has 3 large legs, the Tenikle sports a trio of much more innovative limbs.

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To All New Landscape Photographers: Invest in a Good Tripod!

I guide photography workshops around the world and what I often see with my students is that they bring a great camera and a great set of lenses in combination with a very low-quality tripod. I can’t stress enough how important a good tripod is.