What tripod head for birding?

Started Jun 10, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Re: Went with Wimberly
In reply to Alton (TN), Mar 1, 2013

Cool! Thanks for getting back to this thread. I have no doubt that Wimberly for long/heavy lenses and Acratech for everything else will provide years of excellent service.

I ended up going with Lensmaster. It's a side gimbal and the cost was $198. In my opinion it's an extremely good option for those with a slim budget. The head seems very robust--I'm sure it will do the distance. The operation is smooth and easy to dial in. It's easy to disassemble, clean, and maintenance should the need ever arise.

Best of luck. I envy your ball head and hope to save up for an Acratech someday too.



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