With the new modular GON, ALPA opens a new perspective to photographers. The parts are universally usable, not only with an ALPA camera. Rosa Araci Henriques pictures of Portugal's Algarve show exactly how it works.
April 3, 2017
A View Behind the Scences
With the new modular GON, ALPA opens new perspectives to photographers. Camera setting is now more precise and easier than ever. The new ALPA GON can get combined individually and set up as needed. Following the unified UniQ/C standard with dove tail interface it usable with nearly any camera, not only an ALPA. Due to its clever clamping, users can switch easily and safely between the various third-party providers and their adapter plates, L brackets et al. Together with a leveling base and carbon fiber legs, ALPA GON modules can also be assembled into a full-fledged tripod. Rosa Araci Henriques' following pictures of Portugal's Algarve show exactly how it works. See the making-of and behind the scenes impressions of her work with the Leica M (240).
Summing up the new ALPA GON
...Modularity: For every function of existing Micro 3D levelling head, there now is a single product. ...Flexibility: Combining them freely will allow a perfect camera setting for any application and user. ...Compatible with UniQ/C (universal and quick coupling). ...Usable as a tilt mechanism for the upcoming ALPA SERPENT (Project temporarily suspended). ...Worldwide shipping available from May 2017. Pre-orders accepted.