Which tripod topper reigns supreme for bird watching scopes – ball head or pan head – in this ultimate showdown of stability and versatility?
Tripods for birding
We talk about why tripods are an important part of your bird watching equipment. Once you are clear about how they help, we'll guide you on how to choose the best one for your needs.
Our guides and in-depth reviews cover which features are most important to a tripod, so that you can work out which one is best for your birding habits and circumstances.
Need to take a ball head off a tripod for maintenance or replacement? Our step-by-step guide walks you through the process, even if the head is stuck.
Is a tripod leveling head or base worth the extra weight and investment to upgrade your tripod set up? We evaluate whether this accessory will level up your birding.
Learn about the features of the best tripod legs, and how they provide a stable base for birding spotting scopes >>>
Our reviews compare and contrast the S2, S4, S6 and S8 heads in Benro’s S series. Curious about the pros + cons for each? It’s all covered >
Already got Benro tripod legs and looking to upgrade the tripod head too? For a great range from a reputable brand, read this round-up.