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Episode 39: Tripods with Mason Marsh

Episode 39: Tripods with Mason Marsh

Many photo situations call for stability, and that means setting up a tripod. But the options when choosing one quickly become complicated: height, weight, materials, price, and don’t forget the head that holds the camera. To help sort it all, we welcome photographer, educator, and former photojournalist Mason Marsh to the show.

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Production Note: We’ve decided to change the frequency of episode releases to fortnightly (every two weeks) due to current commitments we both have.

Mason’s tripods:

Small: Really Right Stuff TFA-01 Ultra Pocket ‘Pod

Medium: Really Right Stuff TVC-23 MK2

Large: Gitzo Tripod Systematic Series 3 XL (Amazon Affiliate Link)

Clamp: Really Right Stuff Travel Clamp Kits

Mason’s Ballheads:

Small: Really Right Stuff BH-40 Ballhead

Large: Really Right Stuff BH-55 Ballhead

Panorama Head: Really Right Stuff PG-01 Compact Pano-Gimbal Head Head

Platypod: Ultra (Amazon Affiliate Link)

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Mason Marsh leading a photo workshop in Redwoods National Park  Camera: Fujifilm X-T1 Shutter speed: 1/60 sec Aperture: f/4 ISO: 1600 Photo: Jeff Carlson

Mason Marsh leading a photo workshop in Redwoods National Park

Camera: Fujifilm X-T1
Shutter speed: 1/60 sec
Aperture: f/4
ISO: 1600
Photo: Jeff Carlson

Camera: Sony a7r II Shutter speed: 4 sec Aperture: f/5.6 ISO: 100 Photo: Mason Marsh

Camera: Sony a7r II
Shutter speed: 4 sec
Aperture: f/5.6
ISO: 100
Photo: Mason Marsh

Camera: Sony a7r III Shutter speed: 1/25 sec Aperture: f/16 ISO: 100 Photo: Mason Marsh

Camera: Sony a7r III
Shutter speed: 1/25 sec
Aperture: f/16
ISO: 100
Photo: Mason Marsh

Camera: Sony a7r II Shutter speed: 6 sec Aperture: f/16 ISO: 100 Photo: Mason Marsh

Camera: Sony a7r II
Shutter speed: 6 sec
Aperture: f/16
ISO: 100
Photo: Mason Marsh

Camera: Sony a7r III Shutter speed: 15 sec Aperture: f/51.4 ISO: 8000 Photo: Mason Marsh

Camera: Sony a7r III
Shutter speed: 15 sec
Aperture: f/51.4
ISO: 8000
Photo: Mason Marsh

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Episode 38: Levels and Curves with Nik Bhatt

Episode 38: Levels and Curves with Nik Bhatt