Tripods are some of the most useful camera accessories today. When considering your purchase, you must think of the head and how it moves, and also how much weight it will hold. A two-way head is the most basic type. It allows you to move the camera up and down, and left and right. A three-way head tripod also allow you to move the camera in every direction. This is useful if you want a horizontal frame in a vertical frame. You can also use this function to take photos or videos under the tripods.
One mistake that many people make is that they select a tripod and head is not stable enough for your camera. The heavier your camera is more important than your tripod is robust and stable.
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On the head, a wire size of 1/ 4×20 is standard on almost all cameras. So while you buy a tripod thread should be well on your camera.
Most leg sets will telescope up and down to give you various height options. However, the number of rises a whole leg grip box is limited. You can not fold a regular size tripod to be as small as a compact.