• Manfrotto and Gitzo Attempt to Standardize Tripod Load Capacity

    10 monthes ago - By Peta Pixel

    Manfrotto and Gitzo have registered a new testing practice with the UNI - an Italian standardization body - which creates a new international standard for tripod load capacity, though it has yet to be adopted outside of the two companies.
    As spotted by DIY Photography , the new standardization UNI / PdR 105: 2021 was filed in May and contains a testing method for determining the maximum payload of supports for both tripods and tripod heads for photo and video use. The standardization documents are available in both Italian and English, and while Manfrotto and Gitzo may have created the...
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