Everything You Need to Know About Tripods with Phil Steele


In this really helpful video Phil Steele covers everything you need to know about tripods including; how to choose the right one, how to use them, and special features you may not know about.

  • How to choose the right tripod
  • How to use a tripod properly
  • Special features you may not even know about

Here are some tripod articles and reviews for you to check out:

If you want to learn more from Phil check out some of his video courses covering topics like event photography, Lightroom, headshots and more on Steele Training.com.

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  • Joel

    Nice video! You made a simple subject fun and added some good tips.

  • Mohan Krishnan

    After 35 years of photography I thought a tripod course is too basic for me, but i saved the link to watch later. I am totally impressed with the way you took the basics so seriously and made me a better photographer. Thanks a lot.

  • Mari Torres

    Great video!! The most important tip was the best!! Hahaha!

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  • Bill

    I’ve been into photography for over 50 years, and this video is one of the best teaching items I have ever seen. A smooth, relaxed overview that thinks of everything.

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