Join Richard Harrington for an in-depth discussion in this video Selecting a stand or tripod, part of Tethered Shooting Fundamentals (2014).
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…Now, you need to put that table somewhere, and the good…news is, is you probably have some production equipment that's well suited.…You could take a standard tripod, and if you…need something that's ultra portable, this is going to work well.…You've got a thread mount here that usually the tripod head connects to.…Well, there's a hole right here on the bottom that does the exact same thing.…And I can just line that up.…Put that onto the tripod itself here, there we go.…And with a couple of quick…spins that goes right down and it's going to work.…Now that's fine and if I needed a portable solution I'd go…that route but it's not the most solid piece of equipment I have.…
So let's pull that out and instead Imma take advantage of a classic C stand.…Now a C stand is a pretty heavy piece…of equipment with really solid legs on the bottom.…This is designed not to tip over. It's heavy.…It's solid.…It's got a wide base and you don't have to worry about it coming undone.…So you see there, that's really solid.…And I've got the thread here so I could just drop that right on.…
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- The benefits and drawbacks of tethered shooting
- Creating a stable platform
- Tethering the camera
- Building a tethered station
- Tethering with Lightroom, Aperture, and more
- Choosing a wireless memory card
- Connecting a CamRanger
- Shooting with a GoPro