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is an accessory to enable (un)joining camera with tripod head in a quicker way than screw mounting.

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Why don't stock DSLR camera straps have quick-releases on them? And where can I find a simple strap that does?

I have a D7000 and recently got a BlackRapid RS7 strap for it. I love the RS7, but there are times when I'd rather have just a simple strap attached to the eyelets on the camera. The standard Nikon ...
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Which tripod heads accept the Arca Swiss plate system?

Can you point me to some brand which build tripod's head which accept the Arca Swiss plates system? I know Arca have a ball head, but I want to know if some other companies provides such heads (I ...
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Can quick release plates be bought separately from ball-head?

Reading the reviews, I wished to purchase Manfrotto 498RC2 Ball Head that comes with RC2 quick-release system. Though the product is available online at a few stores, it is no more listed in the Ball-...
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What is an L plate?

While perusing the local Craigslist photo/video listings, I saw someone trying to sell something called an L-plate. What the heck is an L-plate?