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How To Use A C-stand And Other Essential Studio Hardware

3/20/2021 ISO 1200 Magazine 0 Comments

Today we´re going to cover everything you need to know about c-stands including some really cool hardware for the studio. 

What John Gress failed to mention, is make sure you dont try to nudge the stands around the room with your feet because you can unlock the legs and then it is prone to falling over. He did this before while a stand was loaded down with two stand bags and paid the price.

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