Manfrotto ™
A Vitec Group brand

Compact Tripods

Your cornerstone for creative exploration

Which tripod suits you best? Start the video to discover the full story.

Play and Explore
Play and Capture
Play and Compose

Compact Light

BORN TO BE WITH YOU ALWAYS

Ultra lightweight, portable and effortless to use; the Compact Light is the indispensable tripod for any circumstance. It's time to get the best from your Compact System Cameras.

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Intuitive quick connection

Don't be frustrated by complex mechanisms, just rotate the wheel, e voilà...

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Straightforward camera positioning

Framing your magic moment has never been so fast and simple.

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Lightweight and portable

At just 800gr and 39cm when folded, this is our most portable solution ever.

Universal
Attachment
Quick Wheel
Ball Head
Four Sections
  • Max Height With
    Column Extended
    131cm 51.6 in
  • Closed Height
    39.8cm 15.7 in
  • Weight
    0.81Kg 1.8 lbs

The Fast And The Curious

When capturing what inspires you, agility and flexibility are key. With a single locking knob for all movements, the ball head is your weapon of choice to quick shooting.

Make Shooting a Breeze

The moment won’t wait, so why should you? Just hold your camera firmly, rotate the wheel and you're ready to go.

Compact Action

MADE FOR PHOTOS AND MOVIES

Super intuitive, ergonomic and multi-purpose; with the Compact Action you can finally realise the potential of your entry level DSLR. Your images & movies will never look the same again. 

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Ergonomic and intuitive

Control your equipment with ease and comfort with the re-designed joystick head.

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Easy to set-up and highly adaptable

The innovative round quick release sets a new standard of simplicity and adjustability to any camera devices.

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Perfect pics and marvellous movies

The flexiblity of the Photo/Movie selector allows you to quick change beween modes and get the best results every time.

Circular
Quick Release
Regulating Dial
Ergonomic Handle
Photo Movie
Selector
  • Max Height With
    Column Extended
    155cm 61 in
  • Closed Height
    45.3cm 17.8 in
  • Weight
    1.16Kg 2.5 lbs

Keep Your Eyes on the Prize

Comfortable one handed control of the ergonomic head keeps your focus on the moment and your subject, not on the set-up.

Ready to Roll

The new round quick release system is fast, adaptable and foolproof. Screw it on by hand, snap it into the head, adapt it to your camera and you're good to go.

Different Perspectives

Whether you love filming smooth movies or taking stunning photos, the Compact Action is the tripod for you. Your pics will be as sharp as they can be and your shaky old movies... just a bad memory.

Compact Advanced

GREAT STABILITY AND PRECISION

Rock solid, precise and portable; the Compact Advanced will support your standard zoom lens and entry level DSLR so you can take your photography to new lengths.

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Great precision

Achieving and maintaining accurate framing has never been so uncomplicated.

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Portability and compactness

Receive all of the benefits of a 3 way head in a perfectly portable package.

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Stability

Create sharper images every time thanks to the advanced leg structure.

Quick Release Plate
Ergonomic Handle
Foldable Handle
Five Sections
  • Max Height With
    Column Extended
    165cm 64.96 in
  • Closed Height
    44cm 17.3 in
  • Weight
    1.42Kg 3.13 lbs

Sharp Shooter

Complete control of the head on every axis makes the Compact Advanced perfect for precisely framed images. No more loose compostions or wonky horizons ever again.

The Big Fish in a Small Pond

A full size three-way head tripod has never been so portable! Fold the head into the travel position, put it in your bag and discover new vistas.

  • 1 Fold the Handles
  • 2 Fold the Head
  • 3 Tuck it In

Choosing Which Tripod is the Easiest Part

The Compact Tripods are versatile and  universal yet they are designed to enhance the functionality of the cameras they are intended for.

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What Else is in the Box?

Padded bag for safe and comfortable transportation.
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Sony Nex 5R/5T adaptor for enhanced stability of these models.
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Express Yourself!

Don't just choose the model, choose a colour.

Manfrotto in Colour

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Your cornerstone for creative exploration.

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