Other tripods considered include DynaTran AT 858B on eBay as well as many Manfrotto Bogen tripods.
I seldom use tripod and I paid the price in not knowing to setup my tripod quickly. I began using the tripod on fireworks as well as sunset shooting.
- REI mini-tripod Ultrapod II
- Fireworks with Tamron 28-75 f/2.8 Di LD
- Linhof Ballhead and Giottos MH-652
- Benro lookalike KS-0 Professional ball-head
- Hin's Camera Gear