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11-02-2017, 05:59 PM   #1
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Freestanding monopods for Theta - suggestions?

Hey All,
I ended up impulse buying an original Theta on the marketplace as part of a bundle, and plan to take it around town and into the woods. I have a couple questions:

Have you found increased shooting height to be important? I have a couple pedco ultrapods from my backpacking-with-a-point-and-shoot days that I could use which would put the theta at between 4" and 10" off the ground. If shots tend to come out better from a closer-to-eye-level perspective, can anyone recommend a freestanding monopod/selfie-stick that has worked well for them?

Especially interested in anything that handles uneven surfaces well.

Thanks!

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I used what was handy.

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That might be overkill
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Best Tripod Stands for the Ricoh Theta S - Review
Or a gorillapod or a selfi stick.
https://joby.com/gorillapod-tripods

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I have a compact Manfrotto lightstand that works well, as small as a small tripod but much taller.
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The lightstand is a great idea. I also have a footed Sirui monopod and a Varizoom Chickenfoot. I've actually shot my 645Z off the Chickenfoot.
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