9 Ways to Use Connect, Connect Lite & the Wallee System

9 Ways to Use Connect, Connect Lite & the Wallee System

Jul 3, 2014 | 3 Comments

When you combine Tether Tools’ Connect or Connect Lite brackets with the Wallee iPad Case , and some Rock Solid Arms and Clamps,  the possibilities for mounting and using your Apple iPad are seemingly endless. Connect Transferring Images During a ShootThe Connect Bracket offers four mounting options to attach to tripods, light stands, arms, clamps…

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4 Ways to Use JerkStopper

Jul 3, 2014

Need a solution for unruly photo and video cables? There’s a JerkStopper for that. How about computer or music cords? There’s a JerkStopper for that, too! Actually, the full line of JerkStopper products offers multiple options for wrangling your photo, video, computer, IT, and audio and music cables. Here are just a few of the…

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4 Ways to Use the Tether Table Aero

Jul 3, 2014 | One Comment

The Tether Table Aero, with its extensive collection of accessories, is one of the most versatile workstations in the photography and video industries – but this is just the start! The Tether Table is a valuable tool in many different ways. Here are just a few: Workstation for Photoshoots The original inspiration behind the creation…

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What is appleJuce?

May 15, 2014

At Tether Tools, we like to share tricks of the trade with the photography community. So we wanted to give you a heads up on one of our personal must-haves: AppleJuce screen and device cleaner. The non-toxic, water based cleaner removes stains, oils and smudges off of your tech gear. That includes iPhones, iPads, monitors,…

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Shooting Tethered with 3 Legged Thing

May 12, 2014

3 Legged Thing (3LT) is a British company that specializes in compact, stable, modular tripod systems for photographers. 3LT is also always looking for ways to improve photographer workflow and productivity, both in the studio and on location. With the release of the X4 Eric and X4a Jack featuring dual attachment points, photographers can now…

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Find your iPad model

Apr 21, 2014

Not sure which iPad you have or looking to find the specific model number? Apple has a quick way to identify the iPad model you have. You begin by identifying the features of the iPad such as: where the buttons & connectors are located size & display type year introduced model number capacity To access…

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Which Articulating Arm best meets your needs?

Mar 27, 2014 | 2 Comments

In the photo and video world articulating arms are an indispensable accessory used across the board. They go by many names such as Magic, Israeli, Master, Flex and Center Lock Arms. These various arms are designed for positioning and securing tablets, monitors, cameras, strobes, flashes, transmitters and other various audio/video accessories. The most important thing…

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How to Deactivate App Nap in Apple Mavericks (OS 10.9.xx)

Mar 11, 2014

Post by Vihang Vasa, Photonics Enterprise in Mubmai, India One of Apple’s goals with its latest version of OS X is to preserve battery life for MacBook Pro by implementing a number of features that automatically reduce energy usage. These features include App Nap, which tracks the programs and processes you have in the foreground, and…

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History Behind the StrapMoore

Jan 31, 2014

This post was written by Brad Moore, creator of the StrapMoore. Tether Tools and Brad Moore partnered on a product idea in 2011. Within a few months, the StrapMoore was released to the public. While it was designed to fix a specific problem I had, its usefulness to the photo and video industry lies in…

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Tethering Education on lynda.com

Jan 3, 2014 | 2 Comments

If you are interested in learning more about tethered photography or just getting started and are not sure if tethering is for you, Richard Harrington has a short introduction video hosted by lynda.com on setting up a tethered workstation.  Want more? This tutorial is a single movie from the Up and Running with Studio Strobes…

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Most Popular Tethered Photography Articles from 2013

Dec 11, 2013

At Tether Tools, our number one priority is to provide you with the best resources on tethered photography. Our Tether Talk blog is one of the best places to stay up-to-date on product releases and industry trends. It’s also a valuable database of how-to’s, professional advice and business tips. This month, we’re looking back at…

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