Travel stands and especially the tripods out of carbon are secondary stands that amateur and professional photographers like to pack in their luggage if they have to travel a lot and can’t or won’t take their heavy studio photography stand with them for reasons related to weight or space. They usually have smaller, handier packed dimensions than standard Stands but are nonetheless sturdy and steady. Thus, not only do they weigh less than a normal photo stand even with a mounted ball head but they can be transported from A to B in a considerably easier way. Also the light materials still have a great stability for photography with ND Filters, CPL Filters or Graduated Filters.
Particularly on trips, if you have to carry extensive photo equipment and many accessories in addition to your usual luggage every gram that you can save in weight matters. Of course, doing without a stand altogether just isn’t an option for a nature photographer. Ultimately, when you are traveling there are also numerous opportunities to work with long-term exposures and macro shots or to mount telephoto lenses on your camera and to be able to take steady, vibration-free shots. In the process, different Rollei models can also be transformed with a flick of the wrist into a particularly space-saving monopod.
A compact travel stand with proven Rollei quality
You should pay attention to the maximum load-bearing capacity and a light and sturdy ball head when you are making a purchase so that your cameras and lenses can be mounted on light travel stands made from carbon or aluminum. You can buy Rollei travel stands with maximum load-bearing capacities of up to eight kilograms with a very low deadweight. Rollei travel stands have numerous advantages, which make them an unbeatable companion.
Compact stands for travel have the advantage that they:
- are made of light materials and nevertheless have amazing stability
- can quickly be reduced to a handy format
- are easy to handle
- ensure that your pictures are perfectly smooth even when you are traveling
- are available for a comparatively favourable price.
No blurring and no jerking! - Reliable stands for when you are on the road
In Rollei’s on-line shop there are not only practical travel stands to buy. As a discerning photographer, you will also find here an extensive selection of reliable Tripods with or without a central column that can be converted into monopods as well as even lighter and more compact Mini stands for photography indoors. No matter what you choose - rely on the many years of experience. Your satisfaction is very important to us.
A stand for your trips
If you would like to have the certainty on the road of producing smooth pictures even with long exposure times or using macro photography there’s no way around taking a particularly flexible stand with small packed dimensions with you for your trip.
Travel stands like the popular Traveler models are usually made of feather-light materials such as:
These high-tech materials combine a low weight, an amazing load-bearing capacity and particularly fine workmanship in a single photo stand and often also have an ARCA SWISS-compatible quick-release plate and a variably tiltable aluminium ball head that can be fixed in place. The use of a remote release is also recommended for travel stands.
You should pay attention to the so-called packed dimensions so that the travel stand also really fits into your bag. This measurement describes the size of the stand in its most compact form, in other words, when it is folded up and ready to transport. It should be a little lower than the height of your bag, so that it can be stored really easily.