Tripod heads exist in a dizzying array of sizes, styles, and prices. On the latter point, a single heavy-duty professional head might cost upwards of a thousand pounds. Why is it so pricey? Because they are well-engineered and built to last for years and years of continuous use with no issues. Even the considerably less expensive heads are designed to last for years if properly cared for.
There are different varieties of pan and tilt heads, as well as ball heads, panoramic heads, fluid heads, video pan heads, geared heads, and the wildlife photographer's favorite, the gimbal head.
Leofoto brings you four amazing mini ball heads for tripods that will completely change your photography game.
The mini ball heads cost between $18.00 USD to $65.00 USD. This price includes delivery and warranty.
Now, let's dive a little deep to know more about the individual Mini Ball Heads.
Starting with the Leofoto F-19 Micro / Mini Ball Head which is a cold shoe adapter ball head. The price of this mini ball head is $18.00 USD. This price includes delivery and warranty.
The screw is ¼ inch and the cold shoe is interchangeable. The size of the ball is 19mm. It has a 360-degree panning base and the cold-shoe comes with ¼ inch mounting screw. The gears on the top can move freely, and the ball and panning base is smooth for easy movement and adjustment. It is compatible with all kinds of daily setups like cellphones, mirrorless, flash, fill light, small DSLR, etc. The diameter of the base is 29mm. The height is 54mm and the weight is 66g. The maximum load capacity is 5kg.
Next is the Leofoto MBH-19 Micro / Mini Ball Head with Plate which is small and beautiful. The components of this mini head are the panning base lock knob and the main lock knob. The price of this mini ball head is $25.00 USD. This price includes delivery and warranty. It is made of 6061 pure Aircraft Aluminium. The mounting stud is UNC ¼ Inch. The Height of this ball head is 49mm. The ball diameter is 19mm and the base diameter is 29mm. The max load is 2kg and the weight is 84g.
The third is the Leofoto MTB-19 Micro / Mini Ball Head with Plate. With an arca swiss clamp, its rotation capacity is 90 degrees. The price of this mini ball head is $55.00 USD. It's a small and beautiful ball head with a 19mm ball diameter. The height is of this ball head is 57mm and the mounting screw is UNC ¼ ‘-16. The max load is 5kg and the weight is 118g.
Finally comes the Leofoto MBC-20 Micro / Mini Ball Head with Plate with NP-30 panning base. The price of this mini ball head is $65.00 USD. This ball head comes with a drop notch and arca swiss style clamp. The ball diameter is 16mm and the height is 53mm. The width is 79mm. The maximum load is 8kg and the weight is 105g.
This finishes the overview of leofoto's mini ball heads. Now we'll take a step back and allow you some room to determine which mini ball head you want.