Photography: For Jan Breckwoldt, So Much More than Pictures

Sydney-based photographer Jan Breckwoldt has been on our radar since we came across this bold, brilliant image of Sydney Opera House on Instagram. What a unique view this shot offers — so different than so many others of the exact same location. “For some reason, I liked this specific puddle so I got out my Platypod to get as low to the ground as possible and start shooting,” Jan explained on the Instagram post of this shot.

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Platypod Ultra Lightens the Tripod Load for Photographers at Disney Theme Parks

By Gilmar Smith. As a single parent, an artist and a business owner, life can be overwhelming sometimes. I rarely go to bed before midnight, and I spend most of my time in front of my computer retouching pictures and writing content. I crave time to recharge, and there’s no better place to do it than at the happiest place on earth, where I can get in contact with my why in life, which is my kids and making their lives as magical as possible.

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Ajna Adams
Platypod Max Goes the Distance: 5 States, 30 Days, 1400 Miles

We first came across Keith Spangler, retired U.S. Coast Guard Photojournalist, as he was on a solo bicycle tour from Corpus Christi, Texas to Clearwater, Florida. That was an interesting topic on its own, but Keith mentioned that he was carrying a Platypod Max with him for the entire trip that was routed through five states along the Gulf of Mexico and scheduled to take 30 days, covering 1,400 miles. We kept in touch.

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Platypod Max Fitness Shoot

By Ian Spanier. When actor, host and documentarian Andre Bolourchi asked me on a recent shoot if I’d be open to doing some fitness shots with him, it was a no-brainer. YES! Rather than the standard assignment shoot for Muscle & Fitness, I decided to approach Andre’s shoot a little differently, or I should say, from a different perspective.

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Reptile Photographer Zac Herr Uses Platypod Ultra For the First Time. Here's the (Adorable, Slithery) Results!

By Zac Herr. I have been a long-time user and fan of the Platypod Max, so I was very excited, and admittedly a little skeptical, when I recently received the Platypod Ultra model a few weeks ago. I was skeptical, because my primary use of the Platypod is as an extra hand to hold branches and other objects while photographing reptiles and the stability of the Platypod Max has never let me down.

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