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BH-40 on Versa 3 Tripod

Tip: “Ratchet-able” 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 […]

Photo by Brady Cabe

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 […]

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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 […]

B2-Pro II & B2-AS II Clamps

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

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 […]

Photo by Jim Weise

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, […]

Photo by Brian Matiash

Tripods and the Beach

A Tripod Addict’s Guide To Beach and Ocean Photography Article written by Brian Matiash Let’s start with one unequivocal fact about me: I love my tripod. Next to my camera […]

RRS tripod lineup.

Choosing a Tripod: Part II

In Part I we covered the selection of the appropriate tripod series, which in the Really Right Stuff tripod line leaves you with up to 3 choices of models that […]