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my large steady hand

Advantages: lightweight, fully adjustable
Disadvantages: the cost

...for each of my cameras, I have this Hama Star 61 Tripod for my DLSR, and I have the Hama Traveller Mini Tripod for my compact camera. I could also use this Star 61 tripod with my compact camera if I wanted to, but I don't really see the po ...

michelley26 25.07.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Hama Star 61 Tripod

Hama star 61 tripod review

Advantages: light, affordable, has most of the features you would need in day to day situations, quite tall
Disadvantages: not very rugged/durable

The Hama star 61 tripod is an affordable, light weight and very good value low end tripod. So should you get it? In short, yes. For the price (I got it for about £16 on amazon) it is an excellent choice for photography enthusiasts and beginners who wish ...

zedos180 10.11.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Hama Star 61 Tripod

Tripod

Advantages: Good Value Product
Disadvantages: None

This is a good quality product that offers good value for money in the very short term. Although as with most products of this type, the value will deteriorate over time and should be able to get a cheaper version next year. It's a great device with plent ...

Nazuku 10.02.2007 · Read full review
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Wrestling with the octopus

Advantages: A good quality product that is strong and durable
Disadvantages: Difficult to stop playing with it

My husband is a keen amateur photographer. When I first knew him he owned a rather cumbersome extendable tripod; awkward to carry around and difficult to assemble quickly. Since that time he has always managed without a tripod, but has often wished tha ...

dee7778 19.01.2012 · Read full review
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Manfrotto 679B Monopod

Advantages: Light weight and easy to use
Disadvantages: Locks slightly stiff at first (but they need to be to do their job!)

I purchased this item a couple of months ago and really wished I had purchased it many months sooner. It has been a great help to the cricket photography I have been doing over the summer as it has taken the strain off my back and arms, and allowing the ...

liz_cloud9 13.09.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Manfrotto 679B Monopod