Excerpt: I was going to order a Vanguard tripod from B & H. Went out locally yesterday to "Precision Camera" here in Austin. Asked if they sold Vanguard, they said no, but we have something similar.
Pros: Build quality, versatility, features,ease of use
Summary: Seorang fotografer, baik itu fotografer dalam studio ataupun luar ruang, pastilah memerlukan tripod. Tripod berguna untuk menghilangkan getaran akibat dipencetnya shutter kamera dan bisa berguna untuk memposisikan kamera ditempat-tempat yang kita inginkan, dengan sudut yang normal, tinggi, atau...
Summary: I'm a Gitzo user. And most of my Gitzos are those made of heavy ballistic steel. The only Manfrotto on my posession is the background screen support system. A dear friend - who's at the dawn of learning photography - on an occation asked me to aid her on buying a good but not expensive tripod.
Summary: Nice solid set of tripod legs. They're a little heavy for casual use, but not too bad. If you're concerned about getting the absolute lightest kit possible, grab yourself something in carbon fiber. If you're like me and need a good set of sticks only once in a while, go for these.