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We've rounded up seven of the coolest, wackiest and most un-tripoddy tripods, monopods and camera supports money can buy.
A short show on traditional topics, including flash and monopods.
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Traditional tripods may be the best weapon against blurry pictures, but they're not always practical. We round up seven of the wackiest, most versatile tripods money can buy