Best products in the Lamp tripods category

Here's a ranking of the best products in this category. To give you a quick overview, we've also added some key information about the products.

1. Manfrotto 1005BAC Ranker

The new Babylight tripods are here! Their stability due to the use of high-quality materials, their low weight, the standard air suspension and their compact transport mass make the Babylight tripods the ideal and reliable companion for all lighting tasks in the studio and on set. 

Manfrotto 1005BAC Ranker (273 cm, 10 kg)
Lamp tripods
126.– CHF

Manfrotto 1005BAC Ranker

273 cm, 10 kg

2. SmallRig RA-C330 C

The SmallRig RA-C330 C light stand with boom arm is an all-metal light stand. Its boom arm has 1/4-inch and 3/8-inch threaded holes that support DSLR, smartphones, COB lights, ring lights, panel lights, etc. and is suitable for live streaming, photography and videography.

Stable, durable and flexible to use, with high-strength aluminium and sophisticated design. The base, pole, knob and adjustment handle are all made of high-strength aluminium alloy; the triangle design makes it stable, durable and sturdy. The large rotary knob saves labour and is convenient to operate. The RA-C330 C light stand can be extended between 150 and 330 cm and folded to only 131 cm to meet your different needs. There are safety stops in the metal tubes to increase the load capacity (maximum load of the extension arm: 10 kg; maximum load of the light stand: 20 kg).

3. Manfrotto 1051BAC Mini Compact

Reliable, stable and compact. The compact Mini lamp tripod with air suspension is an extremely compact tripod that will exceed your expectations. It is extremely light and offers an amazing load capacity and working height. Thanks to the 4 segments, it can be folded compactly in a matter of seconds and easily transported or stored in the studio to save space.

Another great feature of this compact lamp tripod is the air suspension. It ensures smooth, safe movements and prevents accidental pinching of fingers and strong vibrations of the equipment. The tripod, which can be folded to a compact transport size, weighs only 1.8 kg.

Despite its low weight, it has a load capacity of up to 5 kg. It can therefore be easily combined with a wide variety of equipment. The 3 pull-outs make it easy to set the desired position and can be locked securely. In addition, the tripod can be connected to other tripods for easy transport.

Manfrotto 1051BAC Mini Compact (211 cm, 4 kg)
Lamp tripods
77.90 CHF

Manfrotto 1051BAC Mini Compact

211 cm, 4 kg

4. Nanlite LS-288-5/8

With a weight of only 2.45kg and a packing size of exactly 95cm, this tripod is ideal for travelling as well as for the studio. This tripod can be extended from 108cm up to 290cm. The locks are made of steel and the tubes are made of aluminium alloy. The LS288-5/8 is loadable up to 6kg. Very good workmanship and stability characterize this tripod. 

5. Walimex WT-806

The high-quality processed tripod can be extended to a height of more than two and a half meters with a maximum of 256cm and is at the same time extremely transportable with a packing size of only 98cm, making it ideal for both studio and mobile use. Despite the high-quality equipment, the Walimex weighs only 1620 grams per lamp tripod. The tripod convinces by its extremely stable stand, even when fully extended. A further advantage is the high continuous load capacity due to a very high-quality and well thought-out construction. All components are very solidly constructed and designed for long use. By using metal fasteners and adjustable screws, this tripod still gives a lot of pleasure even after years of use. 

6. Nanlite LS-170

With a weight of only 1kg and a packing size of exactly 64 cm, this tripod is ideal for traveling. However, it can also be used in the studio. This tripod can be extended from 73cm up to 170cm. The locks are made of plastic and the tubes are made of steel alloy. The LS170-5/8 is loadable up to 3kg. Very good workmanship and stability characterize this tripod. 

7. Walimex pro Per WT-501

With this boom stand from walimex you get a very practical and stable boom stand with telescopic boom arm. It also offers convincing stability during the assembly of medium-heavy equipment. The maximum payload of 5 to 3 kg (depending on the extension length) is achieved by the stable telescopic tripod segments with diameters of 30 and 26 mm. The boom element of the walimex WT-501 can be pulled out from the length of 115 to 215 cm by the 2 installed segments. The built-in mounting adapter offers a comfortable mounting of your equipment on the telescopic arm, because it can be easily removed from the bracket and you can mount your equipment here with a 5/8 inch spigot (16 mm pin) and a 1/4 thread. The walimex pro WT-501 Boom Stand is a cost-effective solution for setting highlights or generally for illumination from above. The range of illumination of your studio flashes is hereby extended by a further dimension. Your equipment is held in the balance by a counterweight weighing 4.4 kg. Spring-loaded boom stand with variable angle adjustment and an extension height of 100 to 410 cm. This boom stand can be adjusted in height from ground level to approx. 410 cm. By the variable angle adjustment of the telescopic arm you can move your equipment in seconds both near the ground and over the heads of your models. The boom is attached to the supplied lamp tripod with the aid of a robust clamp bracket. The boom holder is very solid and has two practical fixing levers. The holder allows the boom to be connected to stand tubes from 22 to 35 mm in diameter. The bracket allows a 360 degree adjustment of the boom and thus offers a simple and very practical solution for your light placement. The spring damping of the central column elements of the tripod facilitates the work and prevents a too fast, uncontrolled lowering of your installed equipment. This additional feature keeps your photo and video equipment such as studio flashes, LED lights, reflectors, backgrounds or softboxes very safe and the light can be precisely aligned. You can create the desired lighting effects at lightning speed, whether you want to set the light from below or create directional light from above for hair and effect lighting. 

8. Walimex pro Per WT-803

The walimex pro WT-803 Lamp Tripod 200cm is ideal for beginners in studio photography. The very well processed tripod is portable and flexible with a net weight of less than 1kg and a transport size of approx. 71cm. You can use studio flashes or reflectors up to a weight of approx. 2.5kg on this tripod. With the standard spigot connection 5/8 inch with 1/4 and 3/8 inch thread, the studio tripod is suitable for all common, smaller studio lights and studio flashes. 

Walimex pro Per WT-803 (200 cm, 3.50 kg)
Lamp tripods
22.– CHF

Walimex pro Per WT-803

200 cm, 3.50 kg

9. Nanlite Floor stand

This floor stand was developed for the PavoTube II X series, but can also be used universally.
The floor stand has a high stability and has a 1/4"-20 screw. It
is compatible with the PavoTube II X series or other small devices.
The floor stand is not suitable for the PavoTube II 60X.

10. Walimex WT-806 Lamp tripod set

With this set of 3 of the popular walimex WT-806 Lamp Tripod you are perfectly equipped for many lighting structures: with the help of the tripods you can create a complete lighting structure for example with main light, bright light and hair light. The lamp tripods are the ideal solution for this.

You can mount studio flashes or reflectors up to a weight of 6kg each on these high-quality processed and very load-bearing tripods. Spring damping provides the necessary safety when lowering the individual tripod links. With the standard spigot connection 5/8 inch with 1/4 inch thread, the studio tripods are suitable for all common studio lights and studio flashes. With quick-release levers you can adjust the tripods in a few seconds and adapt them to your requirements at any time.
Compact and lightweight

The tripods are extremely compact and portable with a dead weight of only approx. 2.2kg and a transport length of approx. 109cm each. Thanks to their small packing size, they are particularly easy to stow and transport. They are therefore also ideal for smaller studios. This leaves room for other equipment. Each tripod comes with a carrying bag for transport.

Walimex WT-806 Lamp tripod set (256 cm, 6 kg)
Lamp tripods
75.90 CHF

Walimex WT-806 Lamp tripod set

256 cm, 6 kg