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Forums Lobby MASTER YOUR TOOLS - Hardware & Software Tripods, Heads & Camera Support

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This is a hot, active topic! Is this Gitzo info correct?
Is this right? The tripod supports 26 lbs, but the recommended maximum is only a 300mm len
jimtan 29-Jan-08 02:21 AM
by jimtan
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This is a hot, active topic! Feisol 3442 performance test at various long focal leng...
With all the interest in the Feisol 3342 and 3442, the most FAQ (and discussion) is how it
nrothschild Silver Member Neil is an expert in several areas, including camera support 15-May-08 05:27 PM
by SuperThieu
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This is a hot, active topic! Opinions please on Feisol legs?
Nikonians all, am looking at Feisol legs because they seem like great value. Any experienc
RCFSRD Silver Member 26-Nov-10 11:12 AM
by francine
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This is a hot, active topic! Gitzo 1541T and Markins M-10
I have decided it is time for a sturdy travel tripod. I already have a GT3531S and BH-55 L
Natog 28-Jan-10 12:19 AM
by phlash46
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This is a hot, active topic! brain is tired from all the choices
Hello all, I need a tripod system and want to get it right. There are no camera stores
daffyduke 12-Feb-11 08:42 PM
by captainkev
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This is a hot, active topic! Vanguard
After much research for my needs, I bought a Vanguard 283 CT Carbon fiber tripod and so fa
Haoleman 06-May-10 08:41 PM
by Bob Chadwick
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This is a hot, active topic! Wildlife 500mm VR Tripod Help Please
Dear All, After nearly 30 years of togging, I will be buying a Nikkor 500mm/4 VR tomorr
chrishawkins Silver Member 17-Mar-10 05:30 PM
by dvdgray
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This is a hot, active topic! RRS BH-40 vs. Markins M10 as upgrade to ball head?
Hi All, I'm looking to make some upgrades to my support system this year and would valu
scopeland Silver Member 11-Mar-10 12:32 PM
by nrothschild
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This is a hot, active topic! MonoPods
I am a relatively newcomer to photography, and have a 6 month old D90 with several lenses.
jarlag 02-Dec-10 04:31 PM
by vandevantersh
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This is a hot, active topic! Tripod for a 500 VRII
I recently bought a 500VRII lens with a Wimberley footplate and a Wimberley WH200 Gimbal h
jamesvoortman Silver Member 06-Jun-13 10:05 PM
by nrothschild
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This is a hot, active topic! thinking on buying a monopod for a D7100
thinking on buying a monopod for a D7100. i would appreciate if you could recommend me on
xis 18-Aug-13 01:37 PM
by unclemikey
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This is a hot, active topic! Quick release and heads
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healthybiz 23-Jan-01 07:28 PM
by MISCANTHUS
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This is a hot, active topic! Arca Swiss B-1 or Kirk BH-1...that is the question
The Manfrotto Pan Head that I have is a pain to make fine tune adjustments. I want to get
jwake Silver Member 01-Nov-02 10:15 PM
by owl
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This is a hot, active topic! QR plate replacement - photos
Good afternoon, evening, morning - wherever you are! Just around Easter last, I had promi
olivierrychner Gold Member  Awarded for his long standing high level of commitment to the Nikonians community and demonstrated excellence in the art and science of photography. 31-Oct-13 01:05 PM
by olivierrychner
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This is a hot, active topic! manfrotto 055PROB or XB?
Hi there, I did a search but pretty much came up with people compairing a 055XB to a gitzo
Quadking450r 08-Mar-08 09:37 PM
by Quadking450r
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This is a hot, active topic! Feisol CT3472
Just got my Feisol CT3472 and I am glad I did. After using a Gitzo 3540LS for about three
gene51 Silver Member 15-Jun-11 12:49 AM
by jacsr
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This is a hot, active topic! Gitzo GM3550XL and Markins M-20
Looking for more advice. I am looking to buy a Gitzo GM3550XL aluminum monopod. Someday, w
NeuroDoc 05-Aug-09 01:45 AM
by NeuroDoc
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This is a hot, active topic! First impressions on the RRS TVC-33 tripod
Hello everyone, Like many of you I have been looking for good user reports of the new T
dwnelson79 08-Feb-11 03:32 AM
by rockdoctor
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This is a hot, active topic! Do you leave your L-plate on?
Just curious, do you leave your L-plate on your body all the time or do you only put it on
reynog 05-Mar-10 10:33 PM
by lovemy8514
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This is a hot, active topic! What's the purpose of the spring loaded pin on QR plate...
I'm just curious what that short, rounded, spring loaded pin is for. It gets pressed agai
cutupguy Silver Member 30-Apr-10 12:45 PM
by DanielChin
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This is a hot, active topic! Need advice about an "in-between" tripod...
Hello fellow Nikonians, I'm looking for a mid-size tripod and need some help to see if
newbird Silver Member 25-Aug-10 01:51 PM
by nrothschild
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This is a hot, active topic! Cine City sidekick-type gimbal mount
Folks, I just dropped happily into 500mm lens land with a Sigma 150-500. I recently bor
tomlaub 07-Jun-14 09:32 AM
by Jordanpaul
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This is a hot, active topic! Compact Tripod for Travel?
I am wondering if there are any compact tripods that will fit inside a suitcase but at the
Blufox Silver Member 04-Mar-11 08:05 PM
by Kit Sims Taylor
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This is a hot, active topic! Boiling it down...
I'm near purchase of my second tripod and need your help, even after studying the recommen
Del 07-Jan-12 10:18 PM
by spear_head
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This is a hot, active topic! Induro CT314 Tested Superior to Gitzo 3541L
I have just tested the Induro CT314 against the Gitzo 3541L. The Induro was a little str
mbecke2266 Silver Member 28-Feb-12 09:26 PM
by mbecke2266
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This is a hot, active topic! Manfrotto MT057C4-G
Anyone have experience with the Manfrotto 057 carbon series tripods? There are a lot o
wdcrvr Silver Member 10-May-13 05:43 PM
by wdcrvr
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This is a hot, active topic! Do you swap your heads between your tripods, or get a d...
I am just getting a monopod (ordered a Uni-Loc M1600-3) and want to have a ball head on it
Astro1176 03-Jun-14 02:49 AM
by RockyIII
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This is a hot, active topic! Alternative to the Wimberley head: Manfrotto 393
Hi All, After getting a used 600mm f/4 AF-I Nikkor (Youhoo!) I was confronted with the us
LucVN Awarded for his excellent article contributions to the Resources 31-Jul-03 10:32 PM
by Safariguy
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This is a hot, active topic! Yet another question..............ballheads this time.
In my world there are no Kirks, no RRS, no Markins, no Arca-Swiss etc, etc. You get the pi
Nokin Silver Member 06-Sep-06 10:18 AM
by AndyMac
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This is a hot, active topic! Markins Clamp stop pin removable?
I have an M10 of about 2004 vintage with the Markins clamp. In that era, you had an optio
nrothschild Silver Member Neil is an expert in several areas, including camera support 14-Nov-06 05:01 PM
by Bron
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