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General Macro Theory From RRS

General Macro Theory This image consists of five single macro shots of sea anemone stitched in Photoshop to product a single macro pano. Final image size 15,429×5131 pixels. The absorbing […]

Photo by Joe McDonald

Catching Insects In Flight

Catching Insects in Flight With Joe McDonald This summer I gave myself a real challenge. I decided to try to photograph insects in flight, a task that would have been […]

Tip: “Re-positionable” T-Lever Knobs

In order to get adequate torque on the smaller diameter ball sizes we needed to design a locking mechanism that provides enough leverage to securely lock your mid-sized camera equipment […]

Photoshop World Las Vegas 2013

Photoshop World Las Vegas 2013 Be sure to check us out at Photoshop World in Las Vegas from September 4th through the 6th. We will be at Booth 311 for […]

Tripod Platform Set Screws

When using a tripod with a Quick-Column, it’s important that the platform be securely mounted to prevent accidental twisting, and to keep the tripod head and platform separate when removing […]

Quick-Release for Shoulder Straps

UPDATE March 2014: The B2-FABN mini-clamp has replaced the B2-FAB-F, to have the same function in addition to 3 machined strap bosses for use with neck, wrist, and other strap […]

Maintenance: Quick-Release Clamps

Have you ever flipped the lever or twisted the knob on your clamp, only to find that the clamp jaw doesn’t pop open smoothly? Is your clamp making noise that […]

Davenport by Mark Gvazdinskas

The 10 Stop

Gaffer Tape

Quick Tip: Gaffer’s Tape

I was attending a workshop last year over at Light Photographic Workshops when Ben Willmore was teaching when I heard a great tip from him about gaffer’s tape. Prior to […]