I had to add couple of extra hinge mounts to get the right angle for tracking another skier while skiing backwards myself.
As I take this photo, I am telling myself that this thing needs a wrist strap. I am off to look for one in my gear box.
A handheld monopod is perfect for self-filming shots and also will be great for getting tracking shots of another skier at close range.
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This handheld tool that allows filmmakers to get those magic moments.
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