Want Smooth Pans? Try Using a Rubber Band.

February 28th, 2012
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There are some really amazing tricks out there for getting the most out of your camera, but this has to be one of the coolest. It’s also one of the most inexpensive – free if you have a rubber band laying around. If you’re trying to get a perfect, or even acceptable pan using a […]

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DIY: Make a Suction Cup Tripod From an Old GPS Mount

February 2nd, 2012
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A 45 minute time investment and a little bit of cash can turn that old GPS mount into a unique tripod for your camera. If you’ve upgraded your GPS, or just ditched it in favor of a phone, then you’ve probably got one of those weird suction cup GPS mounts just lying around.  Thanks to […]

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DIY: Add a Weight Hook to Keep Your Tripod Stable

January 25th, 2012
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An ultra light tripod is a bit of a mixed bag. On the plus side, a nice light tripod is far easier to carry than the alternative. The negative side of things is that lighter tripods aren’t the most stable of things. Instructable author Andrew Axley has a solution – the Tripod Stabilizer Weight Hook. […]

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