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9.5 out of 10

Manfrotto 055XPROB

Photo kit with 322RC2 Head and 055XPROB Tripod with MB MBAG80N. Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Manfrotto 055XPROB

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Overall 4

Head is all backwards

Shaun, B&H Photo
28 August 2014
  • Excerpt: This tripod head is all backwards! Its a pain in the butt to use now because Manfrotto switched the tilt lock tightener to the right side which makes it inconvenient to constantly take your right hand off to unlock it. I dont know about everyone else but my right hand was always locked down on either the tilt/pan stick or body of the camera, my left hand was used to lock/unlock the tilt feature. Its all backwards! Whats up Manfrotto?!?!
  • Pros: Unfolds Quickly
  • Cons: Weak Construction
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Overall 4

Stable, but heavy.

Josh, B&H Photo
15 February 2011
  • Excerpt: I bought this tripod to support the weight of my large format view camera and it serves it's purpose. However, with the new carbon fiber tripods on the market that support the equal amount of weight, yet weigh less themselves, they are a better value.
  • Pros: Good Stability, Unfolds Quickly
  • Cons: Heavy
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Overall 4

Ist OK aber nicht mehr!

Claudio, Amazon
23 August 2012
  • Summary: Habe mich sehr "intensiv" mit dem Thema Stativ beschäftigt, Foren ausgelesen etc. Daraufhin diese Variante bestellt. Benutzt wird es an einer 5d Mark2 mit EF 70-200 oder EF 16-35. Was muss ein Stativ für mich sein- erste Prio: Stabil, bedienerfreundlich und verwindungsarm. Danach kommen Kriterien wie Gewicht etc. Und da liegt schon der Hase begraben. Das Stativ ist schon sehr weich und wackelig- vielleicht nicht mit einer kleinen Cam, bei meiner schon.
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