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This is a hot, active topic! Alternatives to the Markins?
Greetings and happy holidays everyone. My guess is that the question of ball head comparis
tinsnip 16-Dec-06 07:58 AM
by umdah
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This is a hot, active topic! GT0540 or GT2530LVL
I made a quick purchase before my recent trip to Hawaii and bought a Gitzo 0540 tripod wit
bobpilot Silver Member 20-Sep-07 11:05 PM
by nrothschild
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This is a hot, active topic! confused amateur looking for guidance
Hi people. I'm a tripod challenged amateur in need of a basic tripod. My skills are not pr
smh 09-Mar-08 11:52 PM
by reuben
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This is a hot, active topic! Gitzo 1127 MK II + Markins Q3 question:)
Hi all, Recently i decided to upgrade my tripod due to weight issues, the old manfrotto
jackwilliams 25-Mar-08 11:36 AM
by nrothschild
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This is a hot, active topic! Is a GT5540 too big?
Someone possessed my body and ordered a 500 VR (am still not sure how this happened :P)!
KnightPhoto Gold Member 27-Jun-08 12:39 AM
by KnightPhoto
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This is a hot, active topic! Interesting Info from Gitzo
In light of the many threads here contrasting & comparing Gitzo vs Feisol tripods, I thoug
Nonprophet 26-Jun-08 06:06 PM
by Smiert Spionam
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This is a hot, active topic! Seeking input on ball heads
All, I just ordered a new Gitzo GT3541 tripod, see my earlier post, and have just complete
GeneralNikon Silver Member 03-Aug-08 06:41 PM
by GeneralNikon
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This is a hot, active topic! Markins Q3 sweet spot
Hi all, I just got the Markins Q3, and it's an amazing quality product. Looks a lot be
rodsky77 20-Mar-09 09:15 PM
by rodsky77
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This is a hot, active topic! FYI: new Gitzos for 2009
Stumbled across this PDF of the 2009 catalog, which features a lot of stuff that hasn't ot
Smiert Spionam 15-Apr-09 08:20 AM
by jrp
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This is a hot, active topic! Tripod use with 70-300mm VR (or similar, no tripod moun...
How many folks use a tripod with this lens? I find that it does not balance well with my
BBQman 24-May-09 02:13 PM
by jacsr
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This is a hot, active topic! Just Received My New Feisol Tripod!!
I found a beautiful tripod! Light weight, carbon fiber and with my new markins Q3...my
Chayelle 30-Dec-10 01:36 PM
by Chayelle
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This is a hot, active topic! RRS L bracket on all of the time?
Do you leave your L-brackets on all of the time or do you remove when not in use? I used L
P7M8 11-Nov-09 03:26 AM
by hiroProtagonist
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This is a hot, active topic! Gitzo GT3530LS equivalent
I am new to this forum and this is my first posting. Let me first thank all the members w
ra124 09-Sep-11 07:21 PM
by nrothschild
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This is a hot, active topic! L Bracket for D4
Is an L Bracket available that will fit the D4 or D3s and a Markins Q20 ballhead with the
gplauche 24-Apr-12 03:42 PM
by gplauche
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This is a hot, active topic! Manfrotto 055XB with Markins Q10
Any thoughts on this tripod and head combo? I am a new Nikonian with a D7000 and largest l
ChuckVB Silver Member 08-Jun-12 03:26 AM
by ChuckVB
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This is a hot, active topic! Gitzo safety plate: How do you add a hook?
I'm looking for a way to add a hook for my Gitzo 3 series since the safety plate prevents
gqtuazon Silver Member 06-Oct-12 11:34 AM
by gqtuazon
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This is a hot, active topic! Torn between Markins and RRS ballheads
I have read some fantastic comments on here about the Markins ballhead I thought i had nar
hankwt Silver Member 09-Mar-13 01:09 AM
by curvedslider
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This is a hot, active topic! Bogen 486 or 488?
Hey all, Well, I'm hopping into a new tripod finally. I think I'm going to get the 3001N
zucchini 31-May-03 09:23 PM
by dpaton
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This is a hot, active topic! Markins WOW!
During the Brussels Nikonians Event I got hold of a Markins ballhead (M10) ... WOW! This
LucVN Awarded for his excellent article contributions to the Resources 13-Dec-03 12:04 AM
by BJNicholls
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This is a hot, active topic! ball head on a budget ..... any suggestions?
I'm just getting into photography I purchased a D70 my first camera so i am as beginner as
lyman3_0 08-Dec-04 08:48 PM
by jbear
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This is a hot, active topic! Lookin at a new Ballhead for my tripod....
Has anyone used one of these? it looks good I need it for Weddings and some room shots wi
casperphoto 01-Dec-05 12:08 AM
by HBB
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This is a hot, active topic! Outdoor Photography Ballhead Article
I received my August issue of Outdoor Photography last night. They have an article about b
Valentino Gold Member Awarded for high level skills in landscape and wildlife photography 21-Jul-06 04:26 PM
by Mark V
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This is a hot, active topic! Capacity tests
A general question. How are ballheads tested for capacity, and specifically, why are the M
Bron 02-Sep-06 01:21 PM
by Bron
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This is a hot, active topic! D70s body flex - Is there any?
After getting a relatively sturdy ballhead (Benro KS-1) and a so-so tripod (Manfrotto 190
kocho 23-Sep-06 01:29 PM
by Tony_Jeffree
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This is a hot, active topic! LIght tripod for 70-200VR
Hi I am about to buy a lightweight gitzo tripod for long hiking trips. Do you think the g
kjorlaug 12-Nov-06 10:12 PM
by pcspecialist
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This is a hot, active topic! Which Ballhead? M20 or BH-55
I'm torn 50/50 on which ballhead to get. I like RRS products so I like the BH-55, but at
sangyup 16-Dec-07 12:49 AM
by Tom1
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This is a hot, active topic! Markin M10 or RRS BH40 with the GT2530?
I'm only now investing in a good tripod (GT2530) and was wondering which of these two head
HeartSleeve Silver Member 17-Dec-07 01:58 PM
by nrothschild
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This is a hot, active topic! Feisol tripod and M10
HI, After reading through the tripod/head forums, I am leaning towards the Markins M10.
shrimp Silver Member 07-May-08 07:37 AM
by libo1949
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This is a hot, active topic! FEISOL TRIPOD LEGS
Anyone out there in photo-land using Feisol tripod legs? I have been looking at Gitzo and
D Silvio 27-May-08 04:14 PM
by Wet1
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This is a hot, active topic! Which collar for 300/4 AF-S, Kirk or RRS?
I'm a bit stuck on this question. The main points for considering the RRS collar are that
groovon 09-Sep-08 04:33 AM
by groovon
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