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ManfrottoSmall POCKET Tripod for Compact Cameras (Black)
 
4.7

(based on 3 reviews)

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  • Compact (4)
  • Durable (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Travel (3)
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    5.0

    Love this item

    By Tommy

    from Westchester NY

    About Me Pro Photographer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Compact
    • Durable
    • Great Picture Quality

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Family Photos
      • Landscape/Scenery
      • Travel

      Comments about Small POCKET Tripod for Compact Cameras (Black):

      Used this on a family vacation to take family photos with me in it. WOrks perfect. nice and compact.

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      4.0

      Small & Handy

      By NikonGal

      from USA

      About Me Semi-pro Photographer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Compact
      • Durable
      • Easy to Use

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Travel

        Comments about Small POCKET Tripod for Compact Cameras (Black):

        I bought this to use with my Lumix LX-3 camera. I don't want a tripod and figured this would be useful for self portraits or long exposure as well as bracketed exposures. The only thing I wonder about is the keyring sized locking screw tool. Mine didn't come with one and I am not sure if it is supposed to. I will have to contact Manfrotto about that.

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        5.0

        Compact, Sturdy.

        By John B.

        from Florida

        About Me Semi-pro Photographer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Compact
        • Durable
        • Easy to Use
        • Lightweight
        • Slim

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Family Photos
          • Landscape/Scenery
          • Long exposures
          • Selfies If You Do
          • Travel
          • Video

          Comments about Small POCKET Tripod for Compact Cameras (Black):

          Coming from a previous version of the Manfrotto Pocket series—Manfrotto Modopocket—this is a dream. Its slim profile sits nicely on your camera (currently on a Nikon AW110) and does not add much bulk to the camera so leaving it on is not an issue. Having three independently adjustable legs as opposed to my older one's 4 rubber feet makes this very sturdy and capable of adapting to more terrain. It is easily adjustable and the tension is steady on the folding legs thanks to spring tensioners in the pivots. I was a little concerned when I opened the package as the tripod felt like it was made of a plastic composite but it is actually made of a zinc/magnesium alloy. The ¼-20 screw is solid and it attaches firmly to your camera—with a long slot for side-to-side adjusting if your socket isn't centred—with a little help from a coin. I have used it on flat surfaces and not-so-flat surfaces with ease. I have yet to see how it holds up to underwater use but I will update if I can when that happens. I would totally recommend this to anyone who wants a sturdy, go-anywhere, with-you-all-the-time mini tripod for their P&S. It offers incredible value for the price.

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