In Praise Of The Tripod

Yes, tripods are cumbersome and cameras now give better performance at higher ISO settings, but neither excuse is a good enough reason for not using a tripod. Robert Thompson explains why a tripod remains as essential as your camera and lens for macro work.

Read this article, and many more, in High Definition, inside Issue 8 of Wild Planet Photo Magazine.

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Robert Thompson is an accomplished natural history photographer, writer, and naturalist living in Ireland. He is an acclaimed macro specialist and author of a number of books on natural history and photography.

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