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Top 10 Best Center Columns
for July 2022

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Vanguard Alta Pro 2+ 263AB 100 Aluminum Tripod with Alta BH-100 Ball Head and Multi-Angle Center Column for Sony, Nikon, Canon DSLR Cameras

Vanguard Alta Pro 2+ 263AB 100 Aluminum Tripod with Alta BH-100 Ball Head and Multi-Angle Center Column for Sony

Nikon, Canon DSLR Cameras

by VANGUARD
What We like

Tripod Specifications: 26mm, 3 section aluminum legs. Folded height: 29". Extended height: 68.2", Weight: 5 pounds. Max. load capacity: 15.4 pounds

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Product Features

  • MACC (Multi-Angle Center Column) for limitless shooting angles with firm hexagonal center column that offers one handed, effortless smooth operation and rapid set-up
  • Position versatility - 3 section legs with 4 position angles - 20, 40, 60, 80 and rock solid positioning - unique locked to unlocked twist leg lock system
  • Extra stability - canopy suspension loop for counterbalance weight and Alta Link - 3/8 thread bonus connection for any accessory: reflector, articulated or flexible arms, and more
  • Alta BH-100 ball head with 360 panning, ergonomic friction control, 2 bubble levels, and quick release Arca-type system (includes QS-60 V2 quick shoe)
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77" Carbon Fiber Bowl Tripod Camera Video Tripod with 65mm Fastbowl and Center Column ARTCISE AS80C+EC2 Professional Camera Tripod Stand for DSLR Camera

Video Camcorder, Max Load 44lb/20kg

by ARTCISE
What We like

Ultra-low angle shootingThe range of leg adjustment angle is 11- 67, and the lowest angle is 11, which is lower than most tripod angles and can adapt to low-angle shooting requirements.

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Product Features

  • Fast adjust bowlThis carbon fiber tripod with a 65mm leveling bowl providing a wide base to level and balance your head/camera. More surprisingly, it also allows you to adjustable the camera immediately.
  • Winner in height2-section extended center column and 4-section column leg with quick release twist locks allows you to adjust the working height from 21.6 ''/55 cm to 77'' /196 cm to meet your different shooting needs.
  • Excellent qualityThe tripod is made of 10 layers of carbon fiber tubing and the main components are made of metal with CNC anodized technology. The tripod max tube diameter is 32.5mm,and can support up to 44 lbs, it very sturdy and stable.
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K&F Concept 78 inch DSLR Camera Tripods with Magnesium Alloy Rotatable Multi-Angle Center Column,Load Capacity up to 22lbs/10kg

K&F Concept 78 inch DSLR Camera Tripods with Magnesium Alloy Rotatable Multi-Angle Center Column

Load Capacity up to 22lbs/10kg

by Shenzhen Zhuoer Photograph
What We like

2-IN-1 MonopodThe tripod can be easily turned into a monopod or walking stick alone to make your photography more diverse. Multi-angles for shooting like low-angle shot and high-angle shot are allowed with this monopod as well.

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Product Features

  • Removable Extension Boom ArmIt moves from 0 to 180 degrees, can be rotated 360horizontally, to realize panorama shooting. Compatible with all 3/8" interface tripod.
  • Flexible Adjustment4-section legs with 3 quick release flip-locks allows you to adjust the working height from 23 to 78'' in seconds.
  • Lightweight and Portable3.7lbs / 1.69kg tripod weight and 22lbs / 10kg maximum load capacity; 19" folden size is easily took to anywhere for outdoor photography.
  • 28mm Large Ball-HeadWith two independent control knobs, the specially designed ball-head can rotate 360 degree allowing you to take photos at any angle with horizontally and vertically.
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GEEKOTO Tripod, Camera Tripod for DSLR, Aluminum Tripod with 360-Degree Ball Head and Rotatable Center Column, 75-Inch Professional Tripod for Travel and Work

GEEKOTO Tripod

Camera Tripod for DSLR, Aluminum Tripod with 360-Degree Ball Head and Rotatable Center Column, 75-Inch Professional Tripod for Travel and Work

by GEEKOTO
What We like

Upgraded Design: The angle of each leg can be flexibly adjusted, so it can be used on uneven ground, steps, rocks and other places. With hooks, you can hang sandbags or other heavy objects to increase stability; the 1/4-inch screw hole under the bubble level allows you to use more photographic equipment, such as magic arms, monitors and LED lights

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Product Features

  • Practical & Adjustable: the length of the 4 legs can be easily adjusted with a screw-type knob. You can flexibly adjust the working height from 24 inches/60 cm to 75 inches/191 cm in a few seconds, which is easy to carry. The central axis screw can be quickly disassembled and converted into a monopod or cane to provide another convenient shooting method
  • Precise & Flexible: The bubble level can help you quickly find the balance point of the rack. The specially designed ball head is equipped with a 360-degree panoramic view and a metal rotating ball to ensure the accuracy of photography, so that you can get the perfect shooting and order every time. Breathtaking panorama
  • Rotatable Horizontal Center Column: The center column can be used vertically (0 /22.5 / 45 / 67.5 / 90) or horizontally. Photographers can more easily achieve panoramic shooting, macro shooting and low-angle shooting. Please note: the calibration lines must be aligned to lock or the column is unstable
  • High Quality Structure & Strong Stability: The maximum 25mm large diameter magnesium-aluminum alloy tube, the load capacity is up to 22.04lbs, and the anti-slip foot design provides safety and stability support for DSLR cameras
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Gift for Photographer Smvchen 70

Gift for Photographer Smvchen 70" Axis Horizontal Tripod Monopod for DSLR Cameras and Phone with 360°Ball Head and Rotatable Center Column 4-Section Aluminum Alloy Tripod Max. Load Capacity 10kg(Red)

by Smvchen
What We like

Multi-function Tripod:One tripod leg and the central column can put together as a monopod. Spring loaded hook allows to hang additional weight from the tripod's center for increased stability. The highest tube diameter is 26mm, which gives it excellent strength and makes the tripod more robust and stable.

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Product Features

  • Portable and adjustable: The weight of the tripod is only 1.8kg,Very convenient to carry. Adopt the flip buckle design on 4-section extendable legs, the tripod working height is adjustable from 60cm/23.6" to 178cm/70" easily, and the folded height is 43cm. The inverted central axis help achieve macro photography.
  • High-quality Stable Tripod:The tripod made of high quality aluminum alloy. Max. load capacity is up to 10kg. Suitable for almost all DSLR cameras, camcorders, lightweight or mini projectors, transfer plate, webcam, digital cameras,cellphone and so on. Foam grips on each legs is perfect to use it even in cold winter.
  • Three-Stage Leg Adjustment And Detachable Monopod:The tripod includes a 3-position leg angle adjustment sliding lock and detachable monopodto accommodate uneven terrain, awkward shooting situations or for low angle shooting . Each leg can be adjusted by pulling the leg angle lock out and selecting one position from three ones.
  • 360Axis Horizontal Rotation Central Column And Panoramic Ball Head: The central column can be put horizontally and rotated 360to realize panorama and macro shooting Easily. The panorama ball head is ideal for panorama shooting, and the bubble levels are perfect for quick level adjustment. With this precise and stable ball head and horizontal central column, you can shoot the perfect photo or video at virtually any angle.
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Leofoto HC-32 Horizontal Panoramic Carbon Fiber Tiltable Center Column System CF

Leofoto HC-32 Horizontal Panoramic Carbon Fiber Tiltable Center Column System CF

by Zhongshan Laitu Photographic Equipment Co., Ltd
What We like

Rotating Weight Hook for Ballast. Precision Index Scales

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Product Features

  • 10-Layer Toray Carbon Fiber
  • Weight: 1.14 lb
  • Height: 23.6"
  • Load Capacity: 26.4 lb
  • 60mm Mounting Platform with 3 Set Screws
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Manfrotto 190XSCC Shorter Center Column for MT190 Series Tripods

Manfrotto 190XSCC Shorter Center Column for MT190 Series Tripods

by Manfrotto
What We like

Country Of Origin: Italy

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Product Features

  • Package Quantity: 1
  • Product Type: Camera Other Accessories
  • Package Dimensions: 25.4 cms (L) x 4.826 cms (W) x 3.555 cms (H)
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DC-364C Center Column for Leofoto LN-364C Bowl Tripod Carbon Fiber CF

DC-364C Center Column for Leofoto LN-364C Bowl Tripod Carbon Fiber CF

by Leofoto
What We like

Includes Aluminum Wing Nut Lock & Removable Sandbag hook.

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Product Features

  • Top Plate Diameter is 70mm.
  • Fully compatible with older Gitzo Systematic Tripods. Partially compatible with newer Gitzo Systematic Tripods (safety groove is different)
  • 32mm Carbon Fiber Tube.
  • 37cm (14.5") Max Height
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Leofoto GC-282C CF Geared 28mm Tripod Extension Tube Carbon Fiber 2 Section Center Column Extender

Leofoto GC-282C CF Geared 28mm Tripod Extension Tube Carbon Fiber 2 Section Center Column Extender

by LEOFOTO
What We like

Carbon fiber

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Product Features

  • 3/8"-16 / 1/4"-20 Convertible Top Stud , 3/8"-16 Bottom Socket.
  • 2 Section: Tube Diameter : 28mm and 25mm.
  • Maximum Height :325mm. Folded Height: 215mm . Weight: 300g
  • Base Diameter 38mmLoad Capacity: 20Kg (44lbs)
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Tripod Center Column-INNOREL ER40C, 10 Layers Carbon Fiber 1.8in/40mm Tube Mid-Column Professional Extension Rod Only Suit Heavy Duty Tripod of RT90C for Digital DSLR Camcorder Camera Shooting

Tripod Center Column-INNOREL ER40C

10 Layers Carbon Fiber 1.8in/40mm Tube Mid-Column Professional Extension Rod Only Suit Heavy Duty Tripod of RT90C for Digital DSLR Camcorder Camera Shooting

by INNOREL
What We like

Interchangeable 1/4-3/8 screw and the limit groove give you wonderful experience.

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Product Features

  • This mid column is ONLY used for RT90C heavy duty tripod.
  • It has a 60mm diameter installation pan, compatible with most tripod head.
  • ER40C is made of genuine 10 layers carbon fiber which is very strong and lightweight, its net weight is only 1.3lb/0.57kg.
  • Max load is 66.1lb/30kg, tube diameter is 1.8in/40mm, perfect for carrying long lens.

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