Tripods

The best all purpose tripods that are suitable for nature and wildlife photography.  For information on choosing a tripod, read Tripod Recommendations: The Best of the Best.

Manfrotto MT190XPRO4. – 4 Section Aluminum Tripod Legs with Q90 Column. Load capacity: 15.43 pounds.

Manfrotto MT190XPRO3. – 3 Section Aluminum Tripod Legs with Q90 Column. Load capacity: 15.43 pounds.

Manfrotto MT055XPRO3. – Aluminum 3-Section Tripod with Horizontal Column. Load capacity: 19.8 pounds.

Gitzo GT1542 Mountaineer Tripod – Carbon Fiber, Series 1, 4 leg sections. Load Capacity: 22.05 pounds.

Gitzo GT3542 Mountaineer Tripod – Carbon Fiber, Series 3, 4 leg sections. Load Capacity: 46.3 pounds.

National Geographic Expedition MagFiber Tripod – – Load Capacity: 15.43 pounds.

 

Induro CLT104 No. 1 Stealth Carbon Fiber Tripod – 4 Sections. Load capacity: 30.86 pounds.

JOBY GorillaPod 5K Tripod. – Load Capacity: 11 pounds.

JOBY GorillaPod 5K Kit. – Tripod 5K and Ballhead 5K. Load Capacity: 11 pounds.