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Tripod suggestion for D800E with super telephoto lens?

Pete Wilson

Lake Orion, US
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"RE: Tripod suggestion for D800E with super telephoto lens?"

Pete Wilson Gold Member Winner in the Annual Nikonians Best Images Contest 2015 Nikonian since 27th Jun 2004
Sat 22-Dec-12 12:58 PM

Generally speaking I have found that Gitzo 3 series systemic tripod will work satisfactorily up to about 500mm if the lens has VR. If the 500mm lens does not have VR then the 5 series is really required. Stay away from tripod with center column for large glass and look into using a gimbal head.

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