Edelkrone Tripod X is a fully motorised motion control tripod

Jan 18, 2024
John Aldred

Tripods haven’t seen much action when it comes to things like motion control. Sure, we’ve plenty of pan-tilt heads and other things that sit on…

The fastest tripod in the world – YC Onion Pineta Peak tripod review

Jan 1, 2024
Sagiv Gilburd

In the last few years, creatives have gotten into faster and faster workflows. Videographers are no exception. The average tripod takes time to set up,…

Ulanzi VideoGo carbon fibre travel tripod has a secret in its handle

Oct 16, 2023
John Aldred

Once known primarily for its smartphone and small camera accessories, Ulanzi has been getting into tripods lately. And the new Ulanzi TT09 VideoGo Carbon Fibre…

YC Onion finally launches the Pineta Tripod with one-touch height adjustment

Aug 31, 2023
John Aldred

Well, this one’s taken a while. We first saw it almost a year ago at IBC 2022 in Amsterdam and then again earlier this year…

The ProMaster Chronicle is a new all-in-one carbon fibre tripod

Aug 26, 2023
John Aldred

Tripod manufacturer ProMaster has released an interesting-looking new tripod. It’s being billed as an all-in-one, offering a camera & phone mount, tabletop tripod, handheld stabiliser,…

The Quick Precision Tripod Head offers a completely new take on tripod heads

Aug 15, 2023
John Aldred

There are a lot of different tripod heads out there. You’ve got ball heads, 3-way heads, Wimberley gimbal heads, geared heads, fluid video heads, and…

Benro CyanBird is a carbon fibre travel tripod for less than $200

Aug 4, 2023
John Aldred

Benro has announced a new tripod. It’s called the CyanBird (buy here), and it takes some noticeable inspiration from the Peak Design Travel Tripod (buy…

Hands on with YC Onion’s “Pineta” carbon fibre monopod

Apr 19, 2023
John Aldred

I’ve always had a love-hate relationship with monopods. To be fair, mostly hate. This is due to the very reasons that YC Onion’s new carbon…

SmallRig Heavy-Duty Tripod carbon fiber kit is packed with features

Apr 18, 2023
Udi Tirosh

A while back SmallRig entered the tripods market with a heavy-duty aluminum tripod. It was an entry-level video tripod at about $150. Now, there is…

Watch: How good (or bad) is an $8.50 tripod?

Mar 29, 2023
Dunja Djudjic

As the saying goes, “one isn’t rich enough to buy cheap things.” But is a dirt-cheap piece of gear worth buying after all? Adam Harig…