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Learn about the different clamps most often used on a film set.


  • 19:19 video that takes you through the types of clamps most often used on set


  • How to use the most common grip clamps on set
    • Mafers
    • Cardellinis
    • C-Clamps
    • Furniture Clamps
    • Platypus Clamps
    • Baby Pipe Clamps
    • Scissor Clamps
    • Miscellaneous Clamps
"Very straightforward and easy to follow. I also really appreciate the combination of technical and aesthetics, which is how I base my class. I would find this to be a very good reference to provide to students."
   - William Donaruma,
      University of Notre Dame