Excerpt: It is beautiful, and well built. I would have liked a gear drive on the slide that you adjust the most like the Manfrotto 454. I may try swapping that slide. The scales are not always easily read, difficult to see the #5 increments so you may have to count lines from where it is plainly visible, but...
Excerpt: I shoot 360 degree virtual tours for a living and have used this head for nearly 1000 tours. The best thing about these heads is that you only need to set them once for a particular camera and lens combination. Once the settings are made, you're good to go. The settings are also the problem.
Summary: This is an exceptionally well made and thought out head. Small but important points (as mentioned by other reviewers) as the addition of steel retaining cables to avoid you dropping/losing important locking screws.
Pros: Easily Adjusted, Locks In Tight, Smooth Movement
Summary: ProsItís built like a tank with excellent attention to detail.It has all the useful measurements marked on it allowing for the re-setting of the nodal point with ease, once calibrated correctly.Important (and otherwise easy to lose screws!
Summary: After the initial headscratching when trying to work out which way to set it up on the tripod and aligning the lens, this tripod head works exceptionally well.It is sturdy and well made and will stand the test of time, I'm sure.Defining the nodal point is a little challenging to begin with - but if...
Pros: sturdy ( if used with a suitable tripod), Well constructed
Summary: Ciao a tutti questo pomeriggio vi voglio parlare di un prodotto per la fotografia davvero molto interessante. Si tratta della testa per treppiedi della MAnfrotto modello MAnfrotto 303SPH che possiedo da un pò di tempo.
Summary: Der Panokopf entspricht meinen Vorstellungen. Mit Nivelliervorrichtung bekommt man die waagerechte Achse gut in waage. Was allerdings saublöd ist, das man die vertikale Achse nicht anständig in Waage bekommt. Der Kopf ist gut verarbeitet sehr stabil und robust aber dafür auch sehr schwer.