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Tripod suggestion for D800E with super telephoto lens?

jgould2

Fort Pierce, US
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"RE: Tripod suggestion for D800E with super telephoto lens?"

jgould2 Gold Member Fellow Ribbon awarded for his excellent and frequent contributions and sharing his in-depth knowledge and experience with the community in the Nikonians spirit. Nikonian since 13th Oct 2007
Thu 31-Jan-13 05:36 PM

Hi Tom.

I use a 3 series Gitzo with my 500 f/4 on a Wimberley gimbal (with the RRS long lens support package) and find it to be just fine. However when I shoot my 600 f/4 I use my 5 series Gitzo because that lens is so much heavier. You might consider the new 4 series Gitzos if you are worried about it.

JIM

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