Almost every person is love to take photos. Most of the people use to take photos in their mobiles as it is on trend as well as every phone has a good camera these days. Many people use mobile phones camera for vlogging or as a professional camera by attaching multiple lenses with it. But for the best photography or for video shooting, you need a tripod.
But there are a lot of people who don’t know that how to use tripod with smartphones but don’t worry we will tell everything in this article that you want to know about tripod.
What is a Mobile Tripod?
Tripod is basically a accessory of camera that has three legs for standing and has a holder on the upper side to hold your mobile. At the center side there is a moving ball or a head that allows you to move your camera on your required angel. The legs are also moveable and you can also control the height of the tripod. You can easily stretch them or adjust the height of tripod. You need to click on the clip to adjust height.
It looks like DSLR tripods but the difference is that it is quite smaller and lighter then DSLR tripods.
Why we need to use Tripod with Smartphone?
If you love to do photography then believe me tripods will help you a lot in photography. Not only this, if you are a vlogger or lover to travelling different places and want to capture the amazing moments there then you should use tripods. The other main reasons are as following:
Photography of Long exposure
Almost everyone from us watch such kind of images where cars are running and the running cars are transformed into a light streams as shown in upper image. Such kinds of images are known as long exposure pictures and it can only be taken via tripods. If you want to capture such kind of images from your smart mobile then you probably need to use tripods. It is because such kind of pictures can only be taken when the speed of capturing the video or picture is 1/600th of a second and 1/4000th of a second in a low light and it will take couple of minutes for taking these pictures. While capturing the picture, phone must be stable. That’s why you need to use tripods for long exposure pictures.
Shots of low lights or Night Photography
If you want to capture photos in low light or you need to do night time photography then you should use tripod for the best result. It is because, you need to take photos in low shutter speed at night. If your mobile don’t have the night mode in it then you have to use tripod for this. It will also help you to reduce noise and blurriness in videos and photos. If you use tripod with night mode featured mobile then it will provide you the best result.
Best for Zooming pictures and Videos
There are some place where we need to use the zooming feature. Like if we are standing on the top side of some place and the camera mobile is far awayfrom us then we need to take photos via zooming our camera. But when we zoom from our mobile then it need a lot of stability to take the best photo otherwise the picture or the video will be blurred. If you want to take a zoomed photo then use tripod for the stability and for the best result.
For framing panoramic photos
You can easily take best photos of framing and panoramic. Because you can adjust easily many different angles by using tripods as well as cut of different areas. You can take different photos from different angel using tripod even you can take those photos that looks like impossible to take via smartphone.
How to set-up Smartphone tripod?
You can easily set-up a tripod and use it for taking amazing pictures. Some tripods set-up different and some set-up differently depend on the tripod.
But we will tell you the best way to set-up your tripod with your mobile and majority of tripods will set-up by using this trick.
Here’s how you can set-up your tripod with your mobile and use it.
- Simple, take your tripod out.
- Now, open the legs of tripod and adjust its height.
- You can adjust the height by pressing the clips on the legs.
- After that, you need to attach your mobile on the holder of mobile that will be on the top side of tripod.
- Under the holder, you will see a knob.
- Adjust the angel and then tight the knob so that it will not disturb your angle.
- Now, it is done, open the camera and take pictures as much as you can.