Excerpt: Just got it, but it looks like what I wanted. <br />Looking forward to see how well it works in the field.<br />Better load capacity & features for its size than big name makers AND it's not made in China.
Excerpt: I love that this tripod is designed for shorter people! I had the Magnesit 528 and never extended the full height because I didn't need it. I 'passed it down' (or up, really) to my 6 ft tall husband and it is perfect for him. The Magnesit 525 is just right for my 5'2"! It is great for getting low down to the ground for macro as well.
Excerpt: I'm new to DSLR and was looking for a good quality, multi-use tripod. <br /><br />I shopped around, and this tripod is far superior to any you might find at your local big box store in this price range. The build quality is superior and the included 3 way head is smooth and easy to use.<br /><br />Excellent value.
Excerpt: It´s a very well made tripod, perfect to withstand light and heavyweight equipment. Comes with an additional piece that allows you to leave the tripod at ground level. Totally recommended.. It is a perfect tripod to support light and heavyweight equipment. Comes with an additional piece that allows you to leave the tripod at ground level. Totally recommended.
Summary: Im Prinzip ein robustes gutes Stativ für den Preis. Für die Features verweise ich mal auf die Produktbeschreibung, negativ ist allerdings: - Bei dem ersten Stativ, welches ich erhielt war die Montageplatte auf die der Kopf geschraubt wird mit deutlicher (10-20°) Schieflage an die Mittelsäule genietet - nach dem Umtausch war das dann ok (ich empfehle die Libellen am Stativ und am Fuss des Stativkopfes gegenzuchecken und ggf.