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Old October 17th, 2005, 02:20 PM   #1
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Mono pod for fx1/z1?

Any suggestions? Has to be quick release too. I looked into Varizooms one its very versitle but the price is to steeeeeep!

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Old October 19th, 2005, 06:07 AM   #2
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This seems a good Monopod

Have you seen this Monopod http://www.dvcreators.net/products/steadystick.html

Seems to be a good one.
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Old October 19th, 2005, 05:02 PM   #3
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Very unique thanks!
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Old October 19th, 2005, 05:09 PM   #4
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I actually just got back from Henry's camera where I tried out the Tiffen Steady Stick. I was overall dissapointed. It took me and the employee a few minutes to properly mount the camera on the plate. I'm sure with practice (and knowledge) this would be fixed.

When it was mounted, I found it worked quite well at taking the weight off. It is most useful as a shoulder mount. I think my arms are probably too short for the device, as I had a difficult time with the crane like drops etc. I was probably expecting easier manouverability, but it's good at what it does if your arms are long enough.
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Old October 21st, 2005, 02:11 AM   #5
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I'm kind of leaning towards this one myself:

http://www.adorama.com/TPP.html?sear...atic&item_no=1
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