Design Talk – This 3D Printed Saved Me a TON of Money!

I have always wanted a studio camera stand (see more here: ) however never wanted to pay the crazy money for one. Then I came up with the idea, why don’t I simply buy a projector stand (see more here: ) and design a 3/8 inch style mounting head for a robust ball head (see more here: and make my own for pennies on the dollar! Well that is what I did and it works great!

Note, the ballhead listed here has protruding base so I designed a rounded version for that one and also a flat version for other types so either way your covered! Here are a couple other accessories I found useful:

15mm Rail System:
Affordable Ring Light:
Affordable 4K Still/Video camera:

As i also designed an mount for the ring-light to 15mm rail system which you can see here on Thingiverse: as well as I will be adding to this collection with things as related I have also uploaded an action camera to ring-light mount which you can see here:

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