All posts tagged Gear

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 […]

Warp Speed

Warp Speed Or, “How To Achieve a Star Zoom Effect In Camera” By Brady Cabe Let me preface by saying I am no pioneer in the realm of astrophotography and […]

Photo by Scott Stulberg

Behind the Shot with Scott Stulberg

The Faces of Burma Scott Stulberg Back in 2001, I found myself in the Bangkok Airport, waiting to board a plane for Yangon, the capital of Burma. It was a […]

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 […]

RRS tripod lineup.

Choosing a Tripod: Part III

Once a photographer has decided which tripod model best fits their needs (using Part I and Part II) they might choose to outfit it with a few specific accessories. These […]

Tip for Tuesday: Safety First

Be Smart When You Shoot Hal and Victoria Schmitt from LIGHT Photographic Workshops dropped by the other day to spend a little time catching up. As photographers tend to do, […]