Wondering how to set up a tripod? The best position depends on factors such as whether you have a straight or angled scope. We explain why…
Tripods for birding: technical information
Get expert tips and advice on tripod techniques, maintenance, and repairs in our tripod technical section. Whether you're a beginner or experienced birder, these technical resources will help you master your birding tripod.
Learn how to properly set up and adjust your tripod in the field. Find troubleshooting guides covering common tripod problems. Discover techniques for cleaning and storing your tripod.
What is the easiest way to transport your tripod on a plane? Find out whether it’ll be better in the hold or in hand luggage here >>>
Got the binoculars, got the tripod – not sure how to put the two together? Check this info to make sure you buy the right binocular adapter >
All you need to know about cleaning tripods – how to do it, how often, what equipment you need.. Just follow our step-by-step instructions >
Just the name of quick release systems makes them sound like a good idea. But of the 2 main options, which is best? Here’s the crucial info.
For a step-by-step guide to mounting a spotting scope to a tripod using either a standard or a quick release attachment, click here >>>