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Locking it down: Reviewing the mighty Robus RTH-1050 ball head
I had the opportunity to try out the Robus RTH-1050 ball head, using it for two consecutive nights of long...
Magnus REX VT-5000 tripod provides sturdiness, affordability for videographers
As a videographer, I’ve had the opportunity to use a plethora of tripods ranging from small tabletop units to large...
Lightweight, stable panoramas with the Oben GH-30C
As someone who wrote a book about panoramic photography, I often get questions about multi-row panos. But the funny thing...
Fotopro T-Roc MAX Tripod features solid, lightweight construction
When I received the Fotopro T-Roc MAX Professional tripod to review, my first impression was, “Wow, what solid construction, especially...
First Look: Fotopro X-GO Max tripod
I recently was sent a Fotopro X-GO Max tripod for review. If you have been following my gear reviews over...
Unboxing the Fotopro Eagle L6 tripod
Fotopro sent me an Eagle 6L tripod and gimbal head to try out. Last month I wrote an article on...
K&F Concept TC2634 Tripod a great option for travel photography
Awhile back, K&F Concepts sent me their Oben CT-3451 Carbon Fiber Travel Tripod with BE-113T Ball Head and it quickly...
An in-depth look at Peak Design’s first entry into the tripod market
A tripod with over 27,000 Kickstarter backers, raising $12,143,435. But is it a good tripod? I had the chance to...
Promaster 25GH combines pro quality gimbal head with affordability
This is a story of a solid product with even better customer service. We often make noise when things go...
Oben CTM-2500 5-Section Carbon Fiber Monopod
Anything carbon fiber is freakin awesome and this Oben CTM-2500 5-Section Carbon Fiber Monopod is no exception to that. If anyone...
Gear Review: Oben CT-3451 Carbon Fiber Travel Tripod with BE-113T Ball Head
I recently got my hands on the Oben CT-3451 Tripod and I couldn’t be more grateful. At the first of...
Vanguard Alta Pro 2 263AGH provides ultimate flexibility and control in a tripod
I've always been a fan of pistol grip heads on tripods. While somewhat bulky, they provide a great sense of...

First Look: Fotopro X-GO Max tripod

I recently was sent a Fotopro X-GO Max tripod for review. If you have been following my gear reviews over the past few years, you know that I have several Vanguard tripods. They’ve served me well. They’re stable, easy to

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Unboxing the Fotopro Eagle L6 tripod

Fotopro sent me an Eagle 6L tripod and gimbal head to try out. Last month I wrote an article on Lisa Langell’s experience with the Eagle tripod. I first saw this tripod on the tradeshow floor at WPPI and was

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Oben CTM-2500 5-Section Carbon Fiber Monopod

Anything carbon fiber is freakin awesome and this Oben CTM-2500 5-Section Carbon Fiber Monopod is no exception to that. If anyone is looking for a super lightweight, durable and sturdy stick to either hold your camera up, hold your lens up,

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First Look: Fotopro X-GO Max tripod

I recently was sent a Fotopro X-GO Max tripod for review. If you have been following my gear reviews over the past few years, you know that I have several Vanguard tripods. They’ve served me well. They’re stable, easy to

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Unboxing the Fotopro Eagle L6 tripod

Fotopro sent me an Eagle 6L tripod and gimbal head to try out. Last month I wrote an article on Lisa Langell’s experience with the Eagle tripod. I first saw this tripod on the tradeshow floor at WPPI and was

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Oben CTM-2500 5-Section Carbon Fiber Monopod

Anything carbon fiber is freakin awesome and this Oben CTM-2500 5-Section Carbon Fiber Monopod is no exception to that. If anyone is looking for a super lightweight, durable and sturdy stick to either hold your camera up, hold your lens up,

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My (Un)Typical Review Of The Platypod Max

I have loved Platypod from the very beginning. In fact, up until recently, it was my only tripod of sorts. I couldn’t even afford a tripod so I used my Platypod everywhere. I honestly didn’t need anything else. I was

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The Oben CTM-2500 Carbon Fiber Monopod

I don’t use a monopod often, but when I do I want it to feel good in my hands. It should provide stability no matter what size lens is attached to my camera, and be convenient to use—easy to open

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