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by Jelail on Mon Sep 14, 2020 10:27 am
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Hi all, new here. I enjoy shooting landscapes and was just thinking.  Most of my landscape photography shots are done during daylight and very rarely require longer exposures. So what happens 90% of the time is I go out, carrying my tripod and don't use it. I mean this is great, I get my exercise and save on a gym membership.

Just curious, do you always bring out your tripod or just when you know you'll be doing some longer exposed shots?  
 

by E.J. Peiker on Tue Sep 15, 2020 10:35 am
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I always bring a tripod, even if it's just a travel tripod. Even on long hikes.
 

by Jeff Colburn on Tue Sep 15, 2020 1:48 pm
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Hi,

I always bring my tripod, and use it 99.9% of the time when taking a photograph.

Have Fun,
Jeff
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by Bill Chambers on Tue Sep 15, 2020 2:57 pm
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95% of what I shoot is landscapes and 99% of my landscapes are shot on a tripod. I use a Gitzo 5 series, which is way too heavy but it is very stable. If you ever choose to enlarge your images to any decent size at all, a tripod is a necessity. I've enlarged full frame 36 MP images to 4'x6' and still had them be tack sharp.
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