10 Best Aluminum Tripods for January 2021

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Manfrotto 290 Xtra Aluminum 3-Section Tripod Kit with Fluid Video Head (MK290XTA3-2WUS),Black
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Manfrotto 290 Xtra Aluminum 3-Section Tripod Kit with Fluid Video Head (MK290XTA3-2WUS)

Black

by Manfrotto
What We like

Premium Italian design. Each leg can be set at 4 angles of spread.To change the angle on a leg, close the leg towards the centre column slightly and press down the locking button "C" at the top of the leg.Whilst holding the button down, select the new leg angle and then release button "C" to lock in position.The angle of each leg can be adjusted independently of the other two legs.The last position allows to achieve the floor level.

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Product Features

  • Adjustable aluminum Leg Locks,15.9 to 67.5" Height Range
  • Robust aluminum construction
  • 4 leg angles
  • Shoulder bag included

Robust aluminum construction Shoulder bag included 4 leg angles Adjustable aluminum leg locks,15.9 to 67.5" height range

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Manfrotto MT190XPRO3 Aluminum 3-Section Tripod ,Black
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Manfrotto MT190XPRO3 Aluminum 3-Section Tripod

Black

by Manfrotto
What We like

Easy Link plug for instant accessory connections

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Product Features

  • Solid and fast set up with the new Quick Power Lock System
  • Built in rotating bubble level
  • Q90 Column for great positioning possibilities
  • New leg angle selectors

Solid and fast set up with the new quick power lock system Built in rotating bubble level Q90 column for great positioning possibilities New leg angle selectors

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Vanguard Alta Pro 263AB 100 Aluminum Tripod with SBH-100 Ball Head for Sony, Nikon, Canon DSLR Cameras, Black
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Vanguard Alta Pro 263AB 100 Aluminum Tripod with SBH-100 Ball Head for Sony

Nikon, Canon DSLR Cameras, Black

by VANGUARD
What We like

The Instant Swivel Stop-n-Lock (ISSL) system securely repositions the central column in one simple movement. Premium magnesium die-cast canopy, removable accessory hook, and anti-shock ring

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Product Features

  • Specifications: Folded height: 28.2", Extended height: 68.2", Weight: 5.4 pounds. Max. load capacity: 15.4 pounds
  • 26mm 3 section aluminum alloy legs adjust to 25, 50, and 80-degree angles to enable extreme low angle photography. Quick flip leg locks and rubber feet with retractable spikes
  • Smooth fluid-like SBH-100 ball head rotates 360 degrees and includes quick release plate QS-39 and bubble levels
  • The MACC (multi-angle central column) system allows you to move the central column from 0 to 180 degrees in various vertical and horizontal positions

26mm 3 section aluminum alloy legs adjust to 25, 50, and 80-degree angles to enable extreme low angle photography. quick flip leg locks and rubber feet with retractable spikes Smooth fluid-like sbh-100 ball head rotates 360 degrees and includes quick release plate qs-39 and bubble levels Specifications: folded height: 28.2", extended height: 68.2", weight: 5.4 pounds. max. load capacity: 15.4 pounds The macc (multi-angle central column) system allows you to move the central column from 0 to 180 degrees in various vertical and horizontal positions

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Benro Adventure 2 Series Aluminum Tripod (TAD28A)
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Benro Adventure 2 Series Aluminum Tripod (TAD28A)

by MacGroup
What We like

Allows the user to implement compact and lightweight camera support. Weighing just 4 lbs. and able to hold up to 26.5 lbs., the TAD28A can extend from a minimum height of 20.7" up to 61.4".

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Product Features

  • Ideal for location shooting or for studio use.
  • The 4-section legs are held in place by flip locks and can be adjusted independently.
  • A 3/8"-16 thread on top of the tripod allows you to attach any compatible tripod head of your choice.

The 4-section legs are held in place by flip locks and can be adjusted independently. A 3/8"-16 thread on top of the tripod allows you to attach any compatible tripod head of your choice. Ideal for location shooting or for studio use.

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GEEKOTO Camera Tripod, Tripod for Canon Nikon Sony DSLR Camera, 75 inches Aluminum Alloy Tripod with 360 Degree Ball Head and Rotatable Center Column, Professional Horizontal Tripod for Travel & Work
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GEEKOTO Camera Tripod

Tripod for Canon Nikon Sony DSLR Camera, 75 inches Aluminum Alloy Tripod with 360 Degree Ball Head and Rotatable Center Column, Professional Horizontal Tripod for Travel & Work

by GEEKOTO
What We like

Upgraded Design: The angle of each leg can be adjusted flexibly so that it can be used on uneven ground, steps, rocks, etc. Comes with a hook which can hang sandbag or other heavy objects to increase the stability; 1/4-inch screw hole under the bubble level allow you to use more photographic equipment such as magic arm, monitor and LED lights

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Product Features

  • Precise And Flexible: The bubble level helps you quickly find the balance of the rack, ensure the accuracy of the shooting, and achieve the perfect position; Equipped with 360 panorama and metal rotating ball joint, the specially designed ball-head can rotate 360 and get free angles, allowing you to get the perfect shot and amazing panorama every time
  • Rotatable Transverse Center Column: The central column can be used vertically (at 0 /22.5 /45 /67.5 /90 Degree) or horizontally (360 Degree rotation) so that photographers can easier realize panoramic shooting, macro shooting and low angle shooting. Please Note: The calibration line must be aligned to be locked or the column can not be stable
  • Premium Construction & Strong Stability: Max. 25mm large diameter magnesium aluminium alloy tubes with load capacity up to 22.04lbs,and non-slip feet design provide security and stability support for your DSLR cameras; Dense sponge grips on the leg is anti-skid, defensive cold and keep warm
  • Practical And Adjustable: The length of the 4 legs can also be adjusted easily through spiral type locking knob. The height of the tripod can be extended to Max. 75 inches/191 centimeters and folded to 24 inches/60 centimeters for easy carrying. And this tripod can be quickly disassembled with the central axis screw and transform into a monopod or walking stick, providing an alternative way of shooting with ease

Practical and adjustable: the length of the 4 legs can also be adjusted easily through spiral type locking knob. the height of the tripod can be extended to max. 75 inches/191 centimeters and folded to 24 inches/60 centimeters for easy carrying. and this tripod can be quickly disassembled with the central axis screw and transform into a monopod or walking stick, providing an alternative way of shooting with ease Precise and flexible: the bubble level helps you quickly find the balance of the rack, ensure the accuracy of the shooting, and achieve the perfect position; equipped with 360 panorama and metal rotating ball joint, the specially designed ball-head can rotate 360 and get free angles, allowing you to get the perfect shot and amazing panorama every time Rotatable transverse center column: the central column can be used vertically (at 0 /22.5 /45 /67.5 /90 degree) or horizontally (360 degree rotation) so that photographers can easier realize panoramic shooting, macro shooting and low angle shooting. please note: the calibration line must be aligned to be locked or the column can not be stable Premium construction & strong stability: max. 25mm large diameter magnesium aluminium alloy tubes with load capacity up to 22.04lbs,and non-slip feet design provide security and stability support for your dslr cameras; dense sponge grips on the leg is anti-skid, defensive cold and keep warm

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Oben AT-3565 Aluminum Tripod and BZ-217T Triple-Action Ball Head
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Unknown Oben AT-3565 Aluminum Tripod and BZ-217T Triple-Action Ball Head

by Oben
What We like

BZ-217T Ball Head & Arca-Type QR Plate

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Product Features

  • Minimum Height: 9.1", Folded Length: 16.1"
  • Leg Sections: 5, Weight: 3.7 lb
  • Reverse-Folding Aluminum Legs, Detachable Leg Converts into Monopod
  • Load Capacity: 20 lb, Maximum Height: 61.8"

Minimum height: 9.1", folded length: 16.1" Load capacity: 20 lb, maximum height: 61.8" Leg sections: 5, weight: 3.7 lb Reverse-folding aluminum legs, detachable leg converts into monopod

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K&F Concept 62'' DSLR Tripod, Lightweight and Compact Aluminum Camera Tripod with 360 Panorama Ball Head Quick Release Plate for Travel and Work (TM2324 Black)
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K&F Concept 62'' DSLR Tripod

Lightweight and Compact Aluminum Camera Tripod with 360 Panorama Ball Head Quick Release Plate for Travel and Work (TM2324 Black)

by Shenzhen Zhuoer Photograph
What We like

Ball head (28mm large ball) ensure the stability of the cloud platform; The non-oil damping new design allows the camera to rotate smoothly and accurately; With a 360-degree scale at the bottom of cloud platform, it's easier to take panoramic photos and give more stunning effects than the ultra wide angle lenses.NOTEFor camera with telephoto zoom lens, you need to buy a tripod mount ring additionally or telephoto lens bracket for better balance.

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Product Features

  • The spring self-locking tube angle adjustment knob, only need to press, release, so that can quickly adjust the angle of the three tripod tubes.
  • The tripod combines practical and portability factors,with the maximum height (without center column) of the most stability is 52.4'' (1330mm),providing sufficient stability and shooting height as far as possible; The max height is 62'' (1560mm),making standing shooting easier and the min height is 16.1'' (410mm) to meet various shooting environment and photographic needs.
  • The weight of the tripod (include the ball head) is only 2.99lbs,much lighter than 4 cans drinks(300mL). After being 180 reflexed,the folded height is only 18.1'' (460mm),smaller enough to help you a convenient travel.
  • With powerful and quick flip leg lock, only use one hand can open and close all the buttons in a few seconds. It's very easy to use, saving you more time and can more focused on enjoying the shooting.

The weight of the tripod (include the ball head) is only 2.99lbs,much lighter than 4 cans drinks(300ml). after being 180 reflexed,the folded height is only 18.1'' (460mm),smaller enough to help you a convenient travel. The spring self-locking tube angle adjustment knob, only need to press, release, so that can quickly adjust the angle of the three tripod tubes. With powerful and quick flip leg lock, only use one hand can open and close all the buttons in a few seconds. it's very easy to use, saving you more time and can more focused on enjoying the shooting. The tripod combines practical and portability factors,with the maximum height (without center column) of the most stability is 52.4'' (1330mm),providing sufficient stability and shooting height as far as possible; the max height is 62'' (1560mm),making standing shooting easier and the min height is 16.1'' (410mm) to meet various shooting environment and photographic needs.

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TYCKA Rangers 56” Compact Travel Tripod, Lightweight Aluminum Camera Tripod for DSLR Camera with 360° Panorama Ball Head and Carry Bag
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TYCKA Rangers 56” Compact Travel Tripod

Lightweight Aluminum Camera Tripod for DSLR Camera with 360° Panorama Ball Head and Carry Bag

by TYCKA
What We like

360PANORAMA AND ULTRA STABLE: With two independent control knobs, the specially designed ball-head can rotate 360allowing you to get that perfect shot every time. The tripod fork is crafted using precision CNC machining to ensure the highest quality construction.

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Product Features

  • DETACHABLE MONOPOD: Our TYCKA Rangers Tripod also features a removable leg (with foam grip) that can be used as an alpenstock for hiking or walking. Or it can be converted into a monopod when attached to the included ball-adaptor to meet your shooting needs.
  • LOW ANGLE AND MACRO VIEW ENABLED: With an included short attachment(3.6), you can shoot at a height of 7.87. And the central pole can be inverted to allow for low angle shooting and macro photography.
  • EASY SET-UP AND PORTABLE: Four-segment poles with quick release flip-locks allow you to adjust the tripods height from 14" up to 56" in seconds. The TYCKA Rangers tripod folds down to a compact 14 and weighs only 2.9lbs, allowing you to take it with you anywhere.

Low angle and macro view enabled: with an included short attachment(3.6), you can shoot at a height of 7.87. and the central pole can be inverted to allow for low angle shooting and macro photography. Detachable monopod: our TYCKA rangers tripod also features a removable leg (with foam grip) that can be used as an alpenstock for hiking or walking. or it can be converted into a monopod when attached to the included ball-adaptor to meet your shooting needs. Easy set-up and portable: four-segment poles with quick release flip-locks allow you to adjust the tripods height from 14" up to 56" in seconds. the TYCKA rangers tripod folds down to a compact 14 and weighs only 2.9lbs, allowing you to take it with you anywhere.

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Manfrotto Compact Light Aluminum 4-Section Tripod Kit with Ball Head, Black (MKCOMPACTLT-BK)
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Manfrotto Compact Light Aluminum 4-Section Tripod Kit with Ball Head

Black (MKCOMPACTLT-BK)

by Manfrotto
What We like

Easy to transport, highly portable thanks to padded carrying bag

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Product Features

  • Quick and easy camera connection with the wheel attachment
  • Extremely compact so you can take it anywhere
  • Ball head with one knob to lock all adjustments

Ball head with one knob to lock all adjustments Extremely compact so you can take it anywhere Quick and easy camera connection with the wheel attachment

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Manfrotto MT190X3 Aluminum 3-Section Tripod ,Black
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Manfrotto MT190X3 Aluminum 3-Section Tripod

Black

by Manfrotto
What We like

Built in easy link connector

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Product Features

  • 4 leg angles
  • Quick power leg locks
  • Independent leg adjustment
  • Ground Level Capable

Ground level capable 4 leg angles Independent leg adjustment Quick power leg locks

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