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Usage on a Tripod
The Sony A7 and A7R are very small and lightweight cameras that can take small lenses or big ones, using native lenses or adapting other brands.
When lens weight is not a factor for stress on the lens mount, use the Really Right Stuff L-bracket to mount the camera to the tripod head. This is best in order to minimize shutter vibration on the Sony A7R.
If the lens is large and heavy, then use of a lens tripod foot (or lens adapter tripod foot) is essential in order to prevent damaging (warping/bending) the lens mount itself.
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