Can I use a ball head, pan/tilt head or other specialty head?


Matterport has a certain list of recommended tripods and QR clamps. Learn more.

We've tested these and they hold the camera securely and provide a stable platform for high quality scans.


Avoid all Ball and any Pan/Tilt Heads

Ball heads in particular can cause major stitching problems.

They can lean or wobble causing the camera to fall. In addition, handles in a pan/tilt head can appear in the panorama imagery, thereby reducing the quality of your Space.

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