Videomaker – Learn video production and editing, camera reviews › Forums › Cameras and Camcorders › Consumer Camcorders › Canon HV40 / Manfrotto problem › Not necessarily. The pin o
Not necessarily. The pin on all my plates can be overruled one way or another. In many cases they are flexible, or actually removed. While I recognize and appreciate their purpose, use and presence, I am not THAT dependent upon them to keep my camera in position (usually there’s also somewhat skid-resistant surfacing as well) and some of my stuff doesn’t even have one.