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Question of the Day: Whom has the tallest Tripod (and Why)? DanSmigrod 5 28 daysExpertise (164): Gitzo 9 footer >> clickable text
Any good tripod for a Matterport camera with legs locking? Wingman 3 1 monthGladsmuir (41): Manfrotto used to do a Triaut which had central bracing and goes up to about 12 feet. I bought one in 1979 and it's still going strong. It does weigh a ridiculous amount. Manfrotto currently do the similar Aluminium Pro Geared Tripod with Geared Column - Black SKU 475B which is listed at £400, but available for less on Amazon. https://www.manfrotto.ie/aluminium-pro-geared-tripod-with-geared-column-black They also do video tripods that...
Borrow 10 Tripod Heads for Matterport via WGAN 360º Camera Loaner Program DanSmigrod 6 3 monthsDanSmigrod (17740): Hi All, To borrow - one or more of the tripod heads described above - from the WGAN 360º Camera Loaner Program, simply complete this Form (if you are a WGAN Standard or Premium Member): ✓ We Get Around Network 360º Camera Loaner Program (Private Message me for the Password) Happy New Year, Dan P.S. Read more about the WGAN 360º Camera Loaner Program
Video: Best 360 camera tripods & selfie sticks - 2018 Ultimate Buying Guide DanSmigrod 3 4 monthsBlueImmersiveMedia (172): @ericlien I just purchased this Monopod as well. Love it! When walking around it looks like a walking stick. I leave the Theta attached for quick shots in interesting places. Great buy. Came w a nice bag w shoulder strip too!
Question of the Day: Which Tripod Head do you use with Matterport? DanSmigrod 2 4 monthsChemistrydoc (837): @DanSmigrod Desmond DLEV-1 + Distal Clamp, yet I usually still adjust level using the tripod legs and a Home Depot el-cheapo bubble level. Keith
360 tour solutions for small spaces? CFster 3 5 monthsleonvanzweel (478): @CFster I use a bushman panoramic Eben VR tripod which I had modified (single leg and top extenders) by an engineering shop to reduce the height further. It is mounted on a wooden triangle that fits on the seat for stability and weighed down with a 10kg Kettlebell. This is my 5th prototype. Not perfect yet, but damn close.
Matterport Gear and Accessories (That Gear Tab Above) DanSmigrod 1 7 monthsDanSmigrod (17740): https://forum.we-get-around.com/cached/2d28c3b1880e208510f69db4e660f6e2.png https://forum.we-get-around.com/cached/0a3f733660a1a3d8eb08fa63381db954.png Screen Grab: Gear Tab Above Hi All, If you are thinking about buying a Matterport Camera, you'll need gear such as: ✓ tripod ✓ tripod head or quick release plate ✓ iPad holder ✓ camera bag or case ✓ portable battery (for your iPad) ✓ door stops ✓ disposable...
Question of the Day: With this, can you do a Matterport house tour faster? DanSmigrod 5 7 monthsfrstbubble (592): I open spaces. In regular homes, it is too big to move through the clutter.
Best Tripod Revised 2018? VTLV 12 7 monthsCFster (235): I think this thing costs like $5k or something, but I like idea, and I wonder why some other manufacturer hasn’t come up with something similar. Acadalus Self Levelling Tripod Head
Question of the Day: What height do you set your Matterport Camera? DanSmigrod 12 7 monthsDanSmigrod (17740): Hi All, From this WGAN Forum discussion: ✓ Question of the Day: Do you prefer Matterport Slide Show or Walkthrough? Best, Dan
Question of the Day: How have you modified Matterport Camera or Tripod? DanSmigrod 7 7 monthsDanSmigrod (17740): @CFster This one looks like it has a smaller footprint. If you get it, please let us know if the wheels come off. Seems like someone must have invented a tri-shape bracket that adjusts to the location within the tripod where you would like to control the legs, as you described. Best, Dan
Tripod issues CKC 13 8 monthsDanSmigrod (17740): https://forum.we-get-around.com/cached/ca9617f20a07c0ad4ee837af4b9458a6.png @CKC Buy one of these two tripod heads: https://kit.com/DanSmigrod Dan
Question of the Day: Which Tripod & Head do you use with Matterport Camera? DanSmigrod 7 8 monthsMetroplex360 (8980): @PeterMcCready I've been screwing the Matterport Camera on my tripod since September 2015 - and I've tried 2 quick releases and just didn't see the advantage. I still have to take the quick release off when I put my DSLR on as I have a different head for that anyway (or I use my Alta Vanguard Pro 2+ for my DSLR)... DLEV is well made, I just don't really see the point. I can level my camera with a bubble in the shoe by moving my legs around.
Best Tripod for Matterport? JAX1979 7 2 yearsTrustedPhotoDC (1052): @JAX1979 for a number of reasons, you really want the carbon version of any tripod you purchase.
Desmond DLEV-1 Leveler-Manfrotto MT190XPRO4 DanSmigrod 12 2 yearsMetroplex360 (8980): I recently purchased a DESMON DLEV-1 and have had the SAME problems. I've found that it's necessary to have the top washers tightened to not get this. Problem is, with the DLEV-1 tight, it loses flexibility and kind of defeats the whole purpose. I have been meaning to start a thread about this little accessory to get some feedback as I have been racking my brain trying to figure out how to take advantage of it. Many people swear by...
Effect of Camera Height Richierichks 15 2 yearscraigsauer (997): I'm just finding this thread as I'm searching for threads about verticals. I'm hoping to get some opinion from Matterport with regards to this issue now that they are really marketing the new camera as providing sufficiently high quality captures to use for real estate marketing stills. I'm pretty unconvinced, primarily because of the issue of the verticals in the Matterport images. Whenever I capture images (primarily for Guided Tours) I...
Tripod, Leveler and Bubble Level Solution DanSmigrod 24 3 yearsDanSmigrod (17740): If you are buying a Matterport Camera ... There are two Desmond DLEV-1 Leveler Level versions. Either one will work and both are on the We Get Around Matterport Gear and Accessories Shopping List. I prefer the quick release version ... On the We Get Around Matterport Gear and Accessories Shopping List, it is called ... Desmond DLEV-1 Leveler Level Plus Discal Clamp for Tripod 3/8 Precision Leveling Base ($59.95) ...
Buying a Tripode Wyzlo 4 3 yearsDanSmigrod (17740): @Wyzlo Our Matterport Gear and Accessories Shopping List begins with a discussion of which tripod I recommend and why. In our We Get Around Blog Post ... Matterport Photographers: Tripod, Leveler and Bubble Level Solution ... I outline which solution I recommend (which is s different tripod and head than Matterport recommends) :cool: Dan
Tripod issues lisahinson 8 3 yearslisahinson (778): Ordered the Desmond DLEV-1 Leveler.. thanks!
Lowering tripod and its effects? EricThomas 4 4 yearsdfellars (52): https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=9hoRwMjcWSR This is a VERY early model we ran while testing the camera. This was pre-release and the showcase view was not yet available so we captured at multiple heights to try and create a more photo-realistic mesh view. Creating a better mesh view was not successful, but as you move through the kitchen you can see that we took sweeps at both a high and low position and it should give you an idea of the...
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