Are you one of those people who are addicted to cameras and photography? Well, maybe you are the right person to read this article because I will be tackling ?one of your ever-favorite photo-buddies, the monopod.
A monopod is an instrument used to support phones, cameras, video cameras, binoculars, rifles, and other photography gadgets to easily capture a specific subject. Lately, monopods became more famous due to the growing numbers of selfies and groupies that are taken through this.
There are different brands of monopods that are being sold in the market worldwide. According to the information I gathered from the Internet, Manfrotto is a brand of monopod that was crowned as the best.
There are two leading types of Manfrotto monopods: the Manfrotto Bogen Monopod 679B and the Manfrotto Bogen Magfiber 5 Section Monopod 695.
The Manfrotto Bogen Monopod 679B?provides all the camera support an individual needs when taking photos.
It has a rubber grip and wrist carrying strap. It?s a three-section monopod having a quick action lever leg lock system with 45? run, large 2.4″?camera, head platform with plastic cover and dual ?? to 3/8? camera fixing screw. It costs $77.99 and is rated 5 out of 5 stars by its users.
On the other hand, the Manfrotto Bogen Magfiber 5 Section Monopod 695 has rapid-action locks, a wrist strap and a camera platform with dual 1/4″ and 3/8″ camera fixing screw.
It is made?from carbon fiber using an exclusive, patented process. Also, its creators used magnesium instead of aluminum. Because of its characteristics, it is a lot expensive than the first mentioned variant. It costs $239.99. It is also rated 5 out of 5 stars by its users.