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01-30-2011, 10:09 AM   #1
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CF tripod for the 645D?

I am trying to figure out a nice medium weight tripod for the 645D ( and other similar weight cameras). I do have a heavier 1548 Gitzo but its getting a little big for me. I want something smaller but sturdy enough to handle the beast. Also using an old Manfrotto 055 but that seems to be dying. Any suggestions?

01-30-2011, 11:38 AM   #2
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I have a Manfrotto 055 CX PRO4 not using it a lot, but it's quit good and not to heavy.

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If you're looking for CF, you're doing yourself a disservice if you don't look at Feisol. Excellent quality, light weight, reasonable price.
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I agree with doglover, I have the tournament addition and love it.

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Have a look at Induro - CT213 ...
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I'm fairly tall, so the Gitzo 3541XLS is great for me. I use an Acratech GV2 ballhead with it. If you don't need the height, the shorter versions of this tripod would work for you.
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I have both a 2541 and an old 1548 Gitzo - I need something in the middle.
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I'm very happy with my Gitzo 3530LSV. I use it with the Arca-Swiss B1 ball head or the Wimberley wh-200 gimbal head.

http://i.pbase.com/o6/50/276250/1/78398944.XoJq9sFW._MG_48828a.jpg

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