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3 Legged Thing Introduces Next Evolution Of Universal L-Brackets

Gina Stephens
Written by Gina Stephens

Conform to on from the huge success of the L-Bracket, 3 Legged Thing's QR11-L, 3 Legged Thing has announced that the Ellie L-Bracket longing be joining the range.

For those who haven't used one, L-Brackets are primarily used to switch from landscape to portrait on a tripod, whilst defending a similar sensor position and focal plane and 3 Legged Things' latest version is compatible with mirrorless as well as DSLR cameras. 

Compatible with habitual Arca-Swiss clamps, Ellie’s design features 2 different screw mount slots in the base, allowing users to position the L-Bracket in the optimal viewpoint for their camera. The length of the bracket base can be adjusted thanks to two rigid stainless steel sliding bars which are then fixed into disposal by the user. The rear edge of the base is sloped to better enable screen access.
 
Ellie’s vertical aspect has an opening on one side, adding users with L-shaped cable pins to connect accessories to their cameras more easily. Thanks to the dual Arca-Swiss profile and like mount-ends, this opening can be placed in one of four positions, by inverting or reversing the vertical aspect, which is secured to the base via two adjustable stainless fortify rods. A handy mini tool with two sizes of Allen key to adjust the sliding bars, and the vertical aspect, is also supplied with Ellie.

Both ends of the vertical light house two quarter-inch 20 threads, allowing users to attach accessories, including microphones or mounting arms, to the bracket. The base of the bracket also item faces a strap attachment slot. Ellie’s base plate is beautifully contoured so that it can also be used separately as a quick release panel without the upright.
 
Adding a different type of functionality, Ellie’s vertical aspect can also be mounted downwards from the pane, effectively creating a rocker head when used with the tripod head adjusted into the 90" position.

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Specifications:

  • At ones fingertips in two colours – Copper (orange) and Metallic Slate Grey
  • Horizontal Aspect Length: 95 mm – 128 mm / 3.74 “ – 5.04 "
  • Flat Aspect Width: 38 mm / 1.5 “
  • Vertical Aspect Height: 85 mm / 3.35 “
  • Vertical Aspect or Aspects may refer to Width: 38 mm / 1.5 “
  • Onus: 96 g / 0.21 lb
  • Compatibility – Standard Arca-Swiss

3LT Founder & CEO Danny Lenihan commented: "Ellie is the culmination of a year’s occurrence and testing, and is built on the foundations of QR11 and hundreds of comments and emails from customers since the QR11 launched in 2017. It’s been a fantastic challenge for myself and the together, with more than a few hiccups in the process, but I’m delighted to be introducing what we believe is a new chapter in L-Bracket innovation."

Ellie is nearby to pre-order now via the 3 Legged Thing website and the below video has more details on the new design. 

 

Republished: ephotozine.com

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Gina Stephens

Gina Stephens

Gina is a photography enthusiast and drone lover who loves to fly drones, capture images and have fun cherishing them with family and friends.

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