Vanguard Alta Pro2+ 263CB tripod on Picws Du, Brecon Beacons

I am a Vanguard Photo UK Ambassador and have been working closely with Vanguard for a number of years now in testing and reviewing new kit on to the market. More recently I have began running workshops and talks where those joining can see and try the kit out for themselves and utilise my ambassadors discount offer.

Vanguard Alta Pro2+ 264CT

Alta Pro 2+ 264CT is a lightweight, 26mm, 4 section Carbon Fiber Tripod with max pay load of up to 7 Kg/15.5 lbs. Featuring our unique MACC (Multi-Angle Center Column) it can be positioned at almost any angle from negative to positive thus offering ultimate freedom of creativity.

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Vanguard Veo2 235AB

VEO 2 235AB is easily portable and super lightweight, 23mm, 5 section Aluminium travel tripod, kit with a multi action ball head that includes a maximum work load of 6 kg / 13.2 lbs. It weighs only 1.4 kg / 3.1lbs and can be extended up to 145 cms / 57.1 inches.

VEO 2 235AB features the exclusive & unique central column rotation system that allows you to setup the tripod in a snap of the fingers as well as the new advanced twist ¼ turn lock unlock system for fast deployment and a solid, stable setting. The VEO 2 BH-50 ball head operates perfectly with 3 independent and dedicated knobs for lock, panning and friction control. The best tripod is the one you always can carry with you. Stop being two-legged when you could use three!

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Alta sky 51D

The ALTA SKY 51D is the ultimate gear-carrying and working backpack. Featuring innovative 1/3-2/3 division the versatile set-up will allow you to decide just how much backpack capacity and how much daypack storage you need. Max storage can fit up to 1-2 Pro DSLRs with attached lens (up to 70-200mm f/2.8), 3-4 lenses, a flash and accessories, or a drone with all related accessories + CSC (Compact System Camera) with additional lens. 

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Alta Rise 48 rucksack

The ALTA RISE 48 backpack with the +6 revolution offers you the possibility to supersize, or downsize, with one easy zipper motion, while still keeping gear protected. So when more gear or personal storage is called for, there is no need to switch bags. Designed for intuitive use, you will find that the quick-action, side flap opening allows you grab-and-shoot in split seconds when releasing one shoulder strap and swinging the backpack around.

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Veo AM-234 monopod

The VEO AM-234 monopod is one of the most compact of its kind, and yet still performs excellently at full extended height. It can be used for video or photo support and can also double as a walking stick. The 4-section aluminum alloy legs come equipped with strong flip locks, maximizing the monopod's camera loading capacity. Quickly stabilize your shot on the anti-slip rubber foot. The soft rubber handle will provide an unbeatable grip in any weather. You may then pack your VEO monopod away to fit easily in your carry-on to make it to your next adventure.

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Veo AM-264TR monopod

A perfect complement to photographers on-the-go, VEO monopods will help you capture memorable moments from one adventure to the next. Quickly stabilize your shot, then pack your VEO monopod away to fit easily in your carry-on.

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In this latest review I review the Vesta Strive range which features a weatherproof minimalist design. The range covers a wide spectrum of sizes from the small inserts of the 12Z, 15Z and 15 which are suitable for use on their own or inside another rucksack. The range is aimed at the lower end of the market, ideal for amateurs and enthusiasts over professionals as they are designed to fit one body and a few lenses inside and in the 12 and 15Z bags only a body and a zoom lens.

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VESTA TTi mini tripod

The VESTA TT1 aluminum table top tripod kit in black pearl with smartphone holder is a small ergonomic stable tabletop tripod capable of holding smartphones, sport optics and supporting cameras up to 2kg/4.4 lbs.

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Sedona Wanderlust rucksack

review coming April 2019

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Transparency Notice: Please note that I am a Vanguard Photo UK brand ambassador and receive the products for free to review from Vanguard Photo UK and are returned after completing the review. The review is no guarantee of endorsement. I receive no monetary gain from Vanguard Photo from the reviews or discount codes. Any Vanguard kit I own has been bought by myself.