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I lent my tripod to a friend then I found out he broke it :/ As a result, I am going to get a new one until I found a tripod stuffed in the depths of my drawers, but instead of having a screw that I'm familiar with, it has this weird tripod head that I have no idea how to mount any camera on to it.

Here is a picture.


Can someone shed some light.
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Looks like that tripod is supposed to have a quick release plate floating around somewhere that would screw onto the bottom of your camera.
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post #3 of 7
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Originally Posted by robchaos View Post
Looks like that tripod is supposed to have a quick release plate floating around somewhere that would screw onto the bottom of your camera.
yup.. looks like theres supposed to be a QR plate... keep diggin in that drawer ! lol
 
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post #4 of 7
What they said ^

It's gonna be somewhere otherwise that tripod is more or less usless as the QR has the part to screw into the camera =/
   
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prob better off finding a new tripod unless that tripod is a brand name one or a more popular one that u can get a replacement QR plate
 
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post #6 of 7
try to find a replacement quick release plate. some fit on most tripods but in some cases not all do if that makes sense.
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post #7 of 7
Check Adorama, they had a massive replacement selection, even for a late 80's pod i had.
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