Walking around Chicago during record low temperatures gave Dave Williams some unique opportunities and struggles.Read More
Gilmar Smith commits portrait photographer crimes by shooting my subjects at a focal length of around 24mm and a low perspective! But sometimes to create images with impact, you have to break a few rules. Don't get her wrong, she is all about following the rules, but she is a rebel by heart and isn’t scared of breaking a rule or two. All in the name of portraying her vision.Read More
Dave Williams has the most traveled Platypod (well at least the most we know of). From that experience of using his Ultra so frequently, he wanted to offer this absolute nugget of gold to you. This top tip will save you so much hassle, it’s my top secret Platypod.Read More
Platypods are compatible with lots equipment. From videography to lighting to productivity.Read More
Dave Williams loves two things, traveling and strapping Ultra to things. Ok…ok….ok, he doesn’t really love strapping Ultra to things, he just likes to.Read More
By Rachel Sykes. I recently took a backpacking trip to Italy — 10 days, five cities and one critical choice. To bring a tripod — or not. As a long-exposure landscape photographer, this choice was not a simple one. Seeing that a tripod is the main tool I use to capture these photos, a tripod was almost a non-negotiable option.
... or was it?Read More
Where do we even start? We were swimming in a sea of AMAZING macro pics since we kicked off our Platypod Macro Photography Contest last month! The submissions did NOT disappoint.
We had so many great submissions that we decided to bring on two of the best in Macro to help judge; a special thanks to Melanie Kern-Favilla, Zac Herr and our very own CEO, Larry T., for helping us pick our winners! So, without further ado, the Platypod Macro Photography Winners are …Read More
With Samantha Kennedy. We came across this picture today, and it’s a DEFINITE favorite. We decided to find out more about this photo featuring both Platypod Max and Platypod Ultra — together at last! =) What perfect timing, too, with Valentine’s Day quickly approaching, which made seeing this picture in our feed even more fun. Can we just go ahead and name this picture ‘Like two peas in a Platypod!?’Read More