Security and convenienceCarabiners serve two main purposes for climbers:Safety - Carabiners are used as quick attachment devices to clip into climbing ropes. Unable to carry a heavy load, you need a strong, lightweight device that provides security as well as easy access to your equipment (sometimes with just one hand). So, what if we could come up with a few tricks using carabiners to provide some safety for your photo equipment so you are not punished by the law of gravity? Camera-to-tripod tetherI do a lot of landscape photography and like to mount my camera to my tripod with a Swiss-Arca compatible L-bracket.
I'm afraid that one day I will be walking, carrying the camera this way, and suddenly feel the tripod get lighter and hear a crash behind me. Yes, it might occasionally get….