A&P Custom built Car rig/tripod?

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  1. SkyAce2004

    SkyAce2004 New Member

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    Ive seen some pictures of rigs that mount to a vehicle and takes some pretty sweet rolling shots and such. Im goin up to NC in Sept and would like to make one of these rigs to use while im up there.

    Is there an DIY or anything online I can use?
     
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    hash browns lolcathlon champion OT Supporter

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    maybe there will be a strobist for rigs
     
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    SkyAce2004 New Member

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    man, strobist is waay overused in this forum.
     
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    suction cups + tubes = rig

    it's not hard at all.
     
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    Derrict No, I am not Amish OT Supporter

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    Or how about some rigged strobist? You could mount flashes on the rig to stop the action so the car looks like it's standing still!
     
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    there are links in that thread. :hsugh:
     
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    and to think i get accused of trolling...

    anyway u guys wanna have a strobist meet where we can all combine our strobes and have a super strobist time? i bet we could get enough collective strobism to backlight the moon.
     
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    hash browns lolcathlon champion OT Supporter

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    dude, a blog for automotive photography rig shots ?
     
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    brasheye Rotary Crew

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    I built this in 10 minutes :rofl:

    It works well, cost $12 Australian to make (about 10US cents)

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    only got the one shot in before it got too dark.

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    Can I be in your mad crew :hsugh:
     
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    hash browns lolcathlon champion OT Supporter

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    your cheap rig looks more useful than some others i've seen
     
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    hash browns lolcathlon champion OT Supporter

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    it's kind of amusing how closed and shh---secret rigs are while strobist is for everyone
     
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    brasheye Rotary Crew

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    dont distribute these :noes:

    Someone else might figure out how to connect a peice of metal to a car chassis :hsugh:
     
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    hash browns lolcathlon champion OT Supporter

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    :bowrofl:
     
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    hash browns lolcathlon champion OT Supporter

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    no, you cannot have pictures of my rig :bowrofl:
     
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    :cool::cool::cool:

    is it only held on by straps?
    :naughty:
     
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    brasheye Rotary Crew

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    Tie downs from my Dirt bike :bowdown:
     
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    Airpoppoff Vodka > Racing F1

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    that shit looks scary
     
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    That is so funny now that you mention it. Everyone is so secretive of how they mounted a bar to the car's chassis.
     
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    Yeah thats the point of my post, most people are faggots too. :greddy:
     
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    :hay:
     
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    damn that rig looks ghetto as hell! but it seems to get the job done so :bigthumb:
     

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