Today's Tip: The Use of Tripods. Tripods are great because it eliminates the photographer's shaky hand and allows for more creativity (such as slowing the shutter speed, bulb shots, panning, etc.) Don't want to lug around a bulky tripod? Checkout a mini-pod like Gorilla Pod. This also makes those self-timer photos a possibility (and for the photographer to become the subject for once! ;)
Check out mini-pods on Amazon.