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Old Mar 4, 2011, 2:48 PM   #11
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lower then 5'3"

Some thing about 5 feet should work fine.
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Old Mar 5, 2011, 6:24 PM   #12
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ST, would is that height with or whithout the ballhead? What about center column, should I skip them? The 190xcpro i was looking at is 122cm with centre column extended and if I am 162cm would that be enough for eye level?
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I do not like to use the center column fully extended it makes it a bit unstable in strong wind. 1/2 is fine. And if the center column has a hook it will be a plus. You can hook your camera bag to it for more stability. If you are 5'3" look for one that is 4'7"-5' with just the legs, a good ball head will add about 2-3 inches.
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Ok, thanks a lot I will keep researching...
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Old Mar 8, 2011, 5:10 PM   #15
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What do you think about Benro C1691TB0 or CT0691TB00? And have you heard about a brand named Sirui?
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the benro travel angle is a very good tripod, packs up pretty compact. But it is a high dollar tripod.

Have not hear of sirui.
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Yes I know but, I am finding out that I can't have low price, low weight and the possibility to use with heavier stuff..
C0681TB00 or should I go with C1691TB0? I kind or like the lower weight of the first, but can't find the specs on the ball head...
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Here is the link to Sirui, in case someone is interested or wants to check the out
http://www.siruiusa.com/tripods.htm
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What is your biggest setup you have?
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Right now not much, but plan on getting canon 100 macro and either the sigma 50-500 or some indoor telephoto zoom f2.8 as budget allows

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