10 Best Carbon Tripods for January 2021

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Robus RC-5570 Vantage Series 3 Carbon Fiber Tripod
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Robus RC-5570 Vantage Series 3 Carbon Fiber Tripod

by Robus
What We like

With a possible 84" reach, a 55 lb weight capacity, and a folded length of less than 26", the tripod's notable stability and performance-based features ensure its place as a favorite go-to-support solution for professionals and dedicated enthusiasts.

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Product Features

  • A quarter turn of the tripod's twist-locks retracts the 4-section legs to a reasonable folded length of 25.4". Two of the legs have tactile rubber grips that ensure a secure hold as you carry the support from one place to another. Additionally, a 3/8"-16 socket at the end of each leg allows you to swap out the standard feet for the included spikes or wide rubber feet to accommodate different terrains and surfaces.
  • Load Capacity: 55 lb | Maximum Height: 70.1" | Minimum Height: 4" | Folded Length: 25.4" | Leg Sections: 4 | Weight: 5.6 lb
  • 10x Carbon Fiber Construction | Lock & Safety Pull Latch in Spider | Interchangeable Top Plate & Video Bowl | Modular Rubber, Wide & Spiked Feet

A quarter turn of the tripod's twist-locks retracts the 4-section legs to a reasonable folded length of 25.4". two of the legs have tactile rubber grips that ensure a secure hold as you carry the support from one place to another. additionally, a 3/8"-16 socket at the end of each leg allows you to swap out the standard feet for the included spikes or wide rubber feet to accommodate different terrains and surfaces. Load capacity: 55 lb | maximum height: 70.1" | minimum height: 4" | folded length: 25.4" | leg sections: 4 | weight: 5.6 lb 10x carbon fiber construction | lock & safety pull latch in spider | interchangeable top plate & video bowl | modular rubber, wide & spiked feet

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Manfrotto MT190CXPRO4 Carbon Fiber 4-Section Tripod ,Black
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Manfrotto MT190CXPRO4 Carbon Fiber 4-Section Tripod

Black

by Manfrotto
What We like

Easy Link plug for instant accessory connections

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Product Features

  • Maximum Working Temperature is 60 C and Minimum Working Temperature is minus 30 C
  • Built in rotating bubble level ; New leg angle selectors
  • Q90 Column for great positioning possibilities
  • Solid and fast set up with the new Quick Power Lock System

Q90 column for great positioning possibilities Solid and fast set up with the new quick power lock system Maximum working temperature is 60 c and minimum working temperature is minus 30 c Built in rotating bubble level ; new leg angle selectors

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Manfrotto 290 Xtra Carbon Fiber 3-Section Tripod Kit with 3-Way Head (MK290XTC3-3WUS),Black
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Manfrotto 290 Xtra Carbon Fiber 3-Section Tripod Kit with 3-Way Head (MK290XTC3-3WUS)

Black

by Manfrotto
What We like

Premium Italian design

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Product Features

  • Shoulder bag included
  • Lightweight carbon composite tubes
  • 4 leg angles

4 leg angles Lightweight carbon composite tubes Shoulder bag included

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Carbon Fiber Tripod Heavy Duty Bowl Tripod ARTCISE AS90C Camera Tripod Ultra Stable Carbon Tripod Stand with 75mm Bowl and Adapter 10 Layers Carbon Fiber 40mm Leg Tube Max Load 88 Lbs/40kg
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Carbon Fiber Tripod Heavy Duty Bowl Tripod ARTCISE AS90C Camera Tripod Ultra Stable Carbon Tripod Stand with 75mm Bowl and Adapter 10 Layers Carbon Fiber 40mm Leg Tube Max Load 88 Lbs/40kg

by ARTCISE
What We like

Professional DesignThis professional heavy duty carbon fiber tripod ,main parts all metal made and via CNC Anodic Oxidation technolog. 4-Section carbon fiber tripod legs with quick release twist locks, Easy locking adjustable legs.

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Product Features

  • Rock SolidThis carbon fiber tripod uses 10 layers of 100% carbon fiber with a 1.57 inch / 40 mm leg tube diameter. The tripod is a beast, but it is lightweight and has a maximum load capacity of 88 pounds, but this tripod only 6 pounds. The design without central axis is more stable.
  • Patented fastbowlThis carbon fiber tripod with a 75mm leveling bowl providing a wide base to level and balance your head/camera. More surprisingly, it also allows you to adjustable the camera immediately.
  • Multi-angle shootingThis tripod legs feature a minimum height of 3.9 inches when spread out and a maximum height of 61.8 inches .Each leg is independently adjustable in length and angle and well-suited for use on uneven ground.

multi-angle shootingthis tripod legs feature a minimum height of 3.9 inches when spread out and a maximum height of 61.8 inches .each leg is independently adjustable in length and angle and well-suited for use on uneven ground. patented fastbowlthis carbon fiber tripod with a 75mm leveling bowl providing a wide base to level and balance your head/camera. more surprisingly, it also allows you to adjustable the camera immediately. Rock solidthis carbon fiber tripod uses 10 layers of 100% carbon fiber with a 1.57 inch / 40 mm leg tube diameter. the tripod is a beast, but it is lightweight and has a maximum load capacity of 88 pounds, but this tripod only 6 pounds. the design without central axis is more stable.

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Carbon Fiber Bowl Tripod, AS80C Heavy Duty Camera Tripod Ultra Stable & Lightweight Professional Camera Travel Tripod,Max Load 44lbs/20kg,65mm Bowl Adapter as a Gift(RT80C Upgraded)
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INNOREL Carbon Fiber Bowl Tripod

AS80C Heavy Duty Camera Tripod Ultra Stable & Lightweight Professional Camera Travel Tripod,Max Load 44lbs/20kg,65mm Bowl Adapter as a Gift(RT80C Upgraded)

by INNOREL
What We like

Professional DesignThree level angle adjustment to meet different needs. 4 sections leg tube with screw knob makes it compact, stable and easy to operate. And the no central axis design is more stable. Equipped with interchangeable screw-in rubber feet and stainless steel spiked feet for Various terrain.

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  • Ultra StableThe carbon tripod has a maximum diameter of 32.5mm and Min diameter of 22mm, which greatly enhances the stability of the tripod. The Max Load 44pounds/20kg.Top grade carbon fiber materials and CNC technology make it an excellent tripod.
  • Superior QualityThe bowl tripod leg tube is made of 8 layers of carbon fiber, lightweight and strong. Top platform structure is all metal, CNC machining, smooth and solid. The workmanship of the ball adapter is also top-notch.
  • Portable&CompactThe maximum height is 63.8in/162cm, the folding length is 22.8in/58cm, and the weight is only 4lbs/1.78kg. This carbon fiber bowl tripod is compact and practical, very suitable for outdoor travel shooting.

Superior qualitythe bowl tripod leg tube is made of 8 layers of carbon fiber, lightweight and strong. top platform structure is all metal, cnc machining, smooth and solid. the workmanship of the ball adapter is also top-notch. Ultra stablethe carbon tripod has a maximum diameter of 32.5mm and min diameter of 22mm, which greatly enhances the stability of the tripod. the max load 44pounds/20kg.top grade carbon fiber materials and cnc technology make it an excellent tripod. Portable&compactthe maximum height is 63.8in/162cm, the folding length is 22.8in/58cm, and the weight is only 4lbs/1.78kg. this carbon fiber bowl tripod is compact and practical, very suitable for outdoor travel shooting.

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Vanguard Alta Pro 2+ 263CT Carbon Fiber Tripod with Multi-Angle Center Column for Sony, Nikon, Canon DSLR Cameras,Gray
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Vanguard Alta Pro 2+ 263CT Carbon Fiber Tripod with Multi-Angle Center Column for Sony

Nikon, Canon DSLR Cameras, Gray

by VANGUARD
What We like

Tripod Specifications: 26mm, 3 Section Carbon Fiber Legs, Folded height: 24.6", Extended height: 63.8", Weight: 3.6 pounds, Maximum load capacity: 15.4 pounds

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Product Features

  • Extra stability - canopy suspension loop for counterbalance weight and Alta Link - 3/8 thread bonus connection for any accessory: reflector, articulated or flexible arms, and more
  • MACC (Multi-Angle Center Column) for limitless shooting angles with firm hexagonal center column that offers one handed, effortless smooth operation and rapid set-up
  • Rock solid positioning - unique locked to unlocked twist leg lock system
  • Position versatility - 3 section carbon fiber legs with 4 position angles - 20, 40, 60, 80

Position versatility - 3 section carbon fiber legs with 4 position angles - 20, 40, 60, 80 Extra stability - canopy suspension loop for counterbalance weight and alta link - 3/8 thread bonus connection for any accessory: reflector, articulated or flexible arms, and more Rock solid positioning - unique locked to unlocked twist leg lock system Macc (multi-angle center column) for limitless shooting angles with firm hexagonal center column that offers one handed, effortless smooth operation and rapid set-up

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Vanguard VEO2GO235CB Carbon Fiber Travel Tripod with Ball Head for Sony, Nikon, Canon, Fujifilm Mirrorless, Compact System Camera (CSC), DSLR
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Vanguard VEO2GO235CB Carbon Fiber Travel Tripod with Ball Head for Sony

Nikon, Canon, Fujifilm Mirrorless, Compact System Camera (CSC), DSLR

by VANGUARD
What We like

Round rubber feet convert easily to the included set of short spikes. Tripod folded height: 12 3/4" Extended height: 56 1/2" Weight: 2. 33 pounds. Max Load: 8. 8 pounds

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Product Features

  • Independent leg positioning at 3 different angles (21, 50, 80) for greater adaptation to uneven terrain and to shoot more creative pictures. Added retractable hook to assist in weighing down the tripod when desired
  • Sturdy ball head T-50 with large ergonomic knobs, separate pan lock optimized to support working loads up to 8. 8 pounds and Arca compatible quick release plate - QS-64
  • Inverted 5 section carbon fiber legs that fold for compact carrying and rubberized twist leg locks-new open to click feature. Also, easy to clean disassemble and reassemble if needed
  • Secure head lock system and top plate on the central column and 2 section reversible telescopic center column. Shoot low by reversing the column or using the included low angle adapter

Independent leg positioning at 3 different angles (21, 50, 80) for greater adaptation to uneven terrain and to shoot more creative pictures. added retractable hook to assist in weighing down the tripod when desired Sturdy ball head t-50 with large ergonomic knobs, separate pan lock optimized to support working loads up to 8. 8 pounds and arca compatible quick release plate - qs-64 Inverted 5 section carbon fiber legs that fold for compact carrying and rubberized twist leg locks-new open to click feature. also, easy to clean disassemble and reassemble if needed Secure head lock system and top plate on the central column and 2 section reversible telescopic center column. shoot low by reversing the column or using the included low angle adapter

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Manfrotto MVKBFRTC-LIVEUS Befree Live Carbon Fiber Video Tripod Kit with Fluid Head, M-Lock Twist Leg Locks, Black
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Manfrotto MVKBFRTC-LIVEUS Befree Live Carbon Fiber Video Tripod Kit with Fluid Head

M-Lock Twist Leg Locks, Black

by Manfrotto
What We like

Base Diameter: 1.57 inch

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NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Travel Photo Tripod Kit with Monopod, Carbon Fibre, 5-Section Legs, Twist Locks, Load up 8kg, Carrying Bag, Ball Head, Quick Release, NGTR004TCF [Amazon Exclusive]
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NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Travel Photo Tripod Kit with Monopod

Carbon Fibre, 5-Section Legs, Twist Locks, Load up 8kg, Carrying Bag, Ball Head, Quick Release, NGTR004TCF [Amazon Exclusive]

by National Geographic
What We like

THE ULTIMATE ON-THE-GO SOLUTION: This high-performance tripod is made of premium carbon fiber that's both lightweight and sturdy

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Product Features

  • HANDLES TOUGH CONDITIONS EFFORTLESSLY: Thanks to the three leg-angle stops you can set up on almost any surface, intuitively and in record time thanks to the 5-section twist lock mechanism
  • IT'S IN THE BAG: The National Geographic Travel Photo Tripod Kit comes in its own stylish branded bag for easy storage and transportation
  • COMPACT AND MIGHTY: From CSCs to DSLRs with zoom lenses, this model securely supports a payload of kit up to 8kg
  • TWO SOLUTIONS IN ONE: When you prefer single leg support, no need to reach for extra kit. Just detach the integrated monopod-leg and attach it to the centre column

Compact and mighty: from cscs to dslrs with zoom lenses, this model securely supports a payload of kit up to 8kg Handles tough conditions effortlessly: thanks to the three leg-angle stops you can set up on almost any surface, intuitively and in record time thanks to the 5-section twist lock mechanism Two solutions in one: when you prefer single leg support, no need to reach for extra kit. just detach the integrated monopod-leg and attach it to the centre column It's in the bag: the National Geographic travel photo tripod kit comes in its own stylish branded bag for easy storage and transportation

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SIRUI AM2-Series AM-254 ProfiLegs Carbon Fiber Medium Tripod
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SIRUI AM2-Series AM-254 ProfiLegs Carbon Fiber Medium Tripod

by SIRUI
What We like

Precision crafted and designed with a photographers needs in mind.

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Product Features

  • Features a waterproof sealing system that prevents water, dust, or other particles from entering the leg tubes.
  • Color: Black | material: carbon fiber | Weight: 2. 25lbs | Max Load: 26. 5lbs
  • 4-section Carbon Fiber column legs with twist locks enables you to adjust the working height from 3. 1" to 47. 2" Removable rubber feet can be quickly replaced with the included steel spiked feet for a more secure and stable mount.
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Color: black | material: carbon fiber | weight: 2. 25lbs | max load: 26. 5lbs 6 year 4-section carbon fiber column legs with twist locks enables you to adjust the working height from 3. 1" to 47. 2" removable rubber feet can be quickly replaced with the included steel spiked feet for a more secure and stable mount. Features a waterproof sealing system that prevents water, dust, or other particles from entering the leg tubes.

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