Manfrotto’s New 290 Collection Tripods and Monopods

Manfrotto 290 Light

Manfrotto 290 Light

Manfrotto recently announced its new 290 collection of tripods and monopods geared toward enthusiasts with a premium design yet simple functions.

The new collection is composed of three new tripod models, the 290 Light, 290 Xtra, 290 Dual and a new version of the 290 monopods, all of which are backed by a 10 year warranty. [Read more…]


10 Essential Accessories for New Photographers


Over the years, photographers find what works for them and build a camera bag full of essential accessories for the way they work and shoot. There are many different items that can find there way into photographers’ bags but some are more essential and universal than others.

Discovering these essential items early on can save new photographers some frustration along the way. So here are 10 essential accessories that will make your life easier. [Read more…]

Deal: E-Image EK60 Fluid Drag Video Tripod is a Sachtler Copy for $179

E-Image EK60AAM Tripod

B&H has an interested Deal Zone sale today on the E-Image EK60AAM Fluid Drag Video Head and Tripod for $179 (reg. $299). This tripod has solid user reviews with look/feel/performance comparisons to much more expensive Manfrotto and Sachtler models. And they probably bought it at the $299 price. For $179, this looks like a real steal. Check it out while it lasts today here at B&H Photo.