Travel with small Tripod, fit within any travelling backpacks

by Abhijeet Kumar

Tripods are one of the bulkiest photography accessories but we have sorted some of the best options to find the best travel tripod for each type of photographer.



The MeFOTO RoadTrip is a compact travel tripod that folds up inversely and also turns into a full size monopod without. The MeFOTO RoadTrip Travel Tripod Kits provide a sturdy, compact aluminum alloy tripod. Only 15.4" when folded yet 61.6" when extended, it weighs 3.6 lbs and can support up to 17.6 lbs. MeFOTO RoadTrip Features converts into a full size monopodThe RoadTrip tripod converts into a full size, 64" monopod by screwing together the removeable center column and tripod leg. The tripod legs can be inverted and folded back 180° giving it a compact size of 15.4". Two leg angle posititions provide flexibility and enable shooting in cramped quarters or on irregular surface areas. Twist lock legs Twist lock legs with anti-rotation system, paired with rubberized locking grips enable fast and fumble-free set-up plus weather and dust resistance. MeFOTO's 5 year warranty: 2 years at purchase + 3 years after registration. The RoadTrip comes with a dual action Q series ballhead with Arca-Swiss style quick release plate. It's having 360 Degree Panning with separate Head and Pan Lock. While it's easy to carry, it comes with it's own carrying case for transport and protection.


K & F Concept TM 2324


K & F Concept TM 2324 62 Lightweight and Compact Aluminum Camera Tripod with 360 Panorama Ball Head Quick Release Plate for Canon Nikon Sony DSLR dv Black. The weight of the tripod (include the ball head) is only 2.99lbs. With powerful and quick flip leg lock, only use one hand can open and close all the buttons in a few seconds. Ball head (28mm large ball) ensure the stability of the cloud platform. The non-oil damping design allows the camera to rotate smoothly and accurately with a 360-degree scale at the bottom.


Pedco - UltraPod


Lightweight and compact tripod with fold-out legs and non-slip vinyl feet. Position your camera at any angle with U-ball and socket mount assembly Strap allows attachment provided to posts, tree limbs, railings, pack frames, or any sturdy object. It's weighs is two ounces, folds down to four inches for easy packing. Could be use with small cameras, camcorders, or optic scopes.


Manfrotto PIXI EVO


This little tripod perfect for travelling needs. It can hold up to 2.5kg while weighing only 260g. Extremely sturdy lightweight and compact built with aluminium, this PIXI EVO Mini Tripod is perfect for transportation, easily fits in any corner backpack. Your camera can tilt to a full 90°, ideal for taking your pictures and recordings in portrait mode. This tripod is developed for entry - level DSLRs and supports a wide range of camera up to 2.5Kg. It gives you the freedom to use cameras and accessories of your choice.


Manfrotto PIXI Mini


The Manfrotto PIXI is the perfect Mini tripod for compact system cameras. It's Lightweight, intuitive to use and easy to carry and available in 4 different colour combinations. The Manfrotto PIXI has a minimal Italian style and is manufactured from stainless steel and Adapto for a high quality finish. With its solid construction, you’re provided with a secure base for any shooting situation while the rubber feet guarantee a stable and slip-free foundation on any surface. Thanks to the universal ¼” screw thread and excellent stability, you can use PIXI with a many different digital devices, weighing up to 1 kg. It's having a push-button mechanism which enables you to position and lock the ball head in one rapid, intuitive movement. Pushing the button releases the ball joint to move freely. When the button is released, the ball is locked automatically in the selected position.


Joby JB01505-BWW Gorilla


The next generation of the GorillaPod We've flexed and folded our way to a different design for compact cameras and devices weighing less than 1 libra (325 gm). The GorillaPod 325 features a stainless steel reinforced ball head with 90° tilt, perfect.