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Old May 26th, 2016, 11:23 AM   #1
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So one thing about a slider dipping; my solution

So I bought a slider, and was using it on a tripod, but I had horizontal dipping, so without buying anything else, (heaven knows I don't need more stuff) I came up with this solution. It's probably not good on the mechanics of the heads, but it'll work for now.

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Old May 26th, 2016, 01:05 PM   #2
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Re: So one thing about a slider dipping; my solution

If you have two light stands you could do the same thing no? I have found a solution using one tripod but utilising magic arms and super clamps coming off the tripod legs and attaching to the ends of the slider using a suitable manfrotto adaptor. All stuff I already had. Works perfectly but is heavy. It does still make it easier to reposition than a stand at either end though. Whatever works though right?
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Old June 3rd, 2016, 11:38 AM   #3
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Re: So one thing about a slider dipping; my solution

Using 2 tripods?
That is what I always do.
It solid and safe.

I've got 2 the same manfrotto tripods for this purpose with a center column I can raise at least 40 cm. So I can adjust the height easily. I added levelheads to both, so I can make sure both ends are level. Even with the terrain is uneven.
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Re: So one thing about a slider dipping; my solution

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