TITLE

Supporting Role

AUTHOR(S)
Good, Marvin
PUB. DATE
December 2012
SOURCE
Popular Photography;Dec2012, Vol. 76 Issue 12, p131
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the benefits to photographers of using flashpoint tripods, tripod heads and monopods. He describes some features of the Flashpoint F-1428 tripod which is made of 8X carbon fiber and Flashpoint F-2328 which supports over 26 pounds ion camera and lens weight. Some advantages of using a tripod include achieving tack-sharp pictures at slow shutter speeds and providing precision and repeatability.
ACCESSION #
83394571

 

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