Camera Tripod – Photography Equipment

Camera Tripod – The “must have” piece of photography equipment

Camera Tripod

Camera Tripod

One piece of photography equipment that I really can’t do without is my camera tripod. In fact, I actually have more than one. One is a lightweight aluminium tripod (aluminum tripod for USA readers) that I use most of the time and the other is a small, pocket sized, bendy tripod that I use┬áin special circumstances. My primary camera tripod really isn’t anything special – It’s a cheap telescopic unit that I purchased from a camera store for about $30. The tripod extends to about 1.2 meters in height, and it’s very light and easy to travel with. It’s made almost solely from aluminium and polycarbonate which makes it resistant to damage from the elements. Honestly though, it’s not going to last forever and I’ve become acutely aware of it’s shortcomings…

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