Discover key factors to consider when choosing a best tripod head leveler. From load capacity to compatibility, learn how to find the perfect choice.
If you want to buy a tripod head separately from the legs, this category will help you narrow down your choices.
There are several types to choose from, including fluid video heads, ball heads, pan-tilt heads, and two- or three-way heads, each with their own benefits.
Birders are divided on whether to use a ball head in the field. We address this, and answer commonly asked questions about ball heads.
Learn how to properly care for and maintain your ball head tripod head with tips on cleaning, preservation, and using it in extreme weather conditions.
Learn the essential steps for repairing and fixing ball heads, including how to troubleshoot common issues like looseness and stuckness.
We compare key features plus pros and cons of ball heads and three-way heads to help you make an informed decision on which will suit you.
So many great tripod heads on offer from Manfrotto… how will you ever decide? May we humbly suggest starting with these reviews…
This shortlist of Gitzo’s top tripod heads aims to help birders looking to choose a stable and smooth-moving support for a spotting scope.
With the ability to pan and tilt, two-way tripod heads are a sound choice to support a birding spotting scope. Check here for top options >
The design of ball heads means this type of tripod head is smaller and lighter than others. Out of all the models, which one is best and why?
A popular choice for birders, 3-way tripod heads allow you to track targets easily. Find a tripod head with top features here >
Not sure which fluid tripod head offers great panning smoothness for a birding scope? We review a range of fluid heads. See which is top here
Maximize the potential of your spotting scope with the right choice of mount. We explain which is best for a birding tripod, a ball head or leveling base