Manfrotto has announced two new twin-leg, carbon fibre video tripods, expanding it’s offering for videographers and cinematographers.
Promising users a 50% improvement in overall rigidity due to the combination of the carbon-fibre and a brand-new, patent-pending internal leg lock mechanism.
Both of these new video tripods highlight a 100mm bowl and include a 75mm alloy adapter for adaptability with a number of video heads.
The first tripod of the two features a middle spreader and telescopic arms. The second tripod has a ground spreader, telescopic arms and incorporated rubber shoes. Both twin-leg carbon-fibre tripods are available in packages with the Manfrotto Nitrotech N12, N8 and 504 video heads.
Having spent many years working in various
pockets of the music industry, and always with
a camera in hand, Simon has worked with
organisations such as Warner/Chappell,
Food Records and ultimately, co-founding the
innovative independent record label, Izumi
Records before moving fully into the world
of publishing in 2007.
Amongst numerous other projects in the last
decade, he has been responsible for a number
of specialist photo trade magazines and journals
for the filmmaking and photography
communities, along with a coffee table book
entitled, "Great Britons of Photography' which he
produced with Peter Dench and Leica.
Now heading up PhotoBite, Simon and the team
have set themselves a task of delivering
informative and inspirational content for
photographers of all levels, from the beginner,
shooting with smartphones, to the seasoned
photographer and filmmaker.
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