Tripods

 


 

The " A100 " Tripod

For Large Format, and Heavy Medium Format Film & Digital, Best Chioce for Reducing Vibration in Digital Backs 

 

The A100 with a crown size of 6 inches/25.24 cm is for long lens digital cameras with digital backs, professional video cameras, and 8 x 10 and larger format cameras up to 35 pounds/15.88 kg. Ries A Series Tripods feature the Tri-Lock mechanism making them the most stable tripod in the industry. They are made standard from Eastern Hard Rock Maple or custom made from one of our Special wood selections. The A100 is available with 1/4"-20 or 3/8"-16 mounting screws. With the standard anodized aluminum knobs the A100 weighs just 12 pounds/5.44 kg. Optional bronze knobs, as shown in the photos, are available for an additional $96, and add one (1) pound/.45 kg to the total weight. The A Series Head is recommended for use with this tripod. Maximum camera weight is 35 lbs/15.88kg, when used in conjunction with an A Series Head. If you prefer a tripod at a different height, please contact us or call and we can customize a tripod for you, up to an additional 12 inches/30.48 cm, for an additional charge.

  • Weight  -  12 Pounds / 5.44 kg, bronze knobs add 1 Pound / .45 kg
  • Crown Size  -  6 Inches / 15.24 cm
  • Maximum Camera Weight  -  35 Pounds / 15.88 kg, does not include weight of head
  • Minimum Height  -  12 Inches / 30.5 cm
  • Maximum Height  -  62 Inches / 152 cm
  • Folded Length  -  40 Inches / 101.6 cm
  • Camera Screws  -  1/4"-20 or 3/8"-16 available
  • Knob Finish  -  Black Aluminum, Starlight Aluminum, or Luster Bronze (additional Charge)

 





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The " A100-2 " Tripod

For Heavy Large Format, Film & Digital, Best Chioce for Reducing Vibration in Digital Backs

The A100-2 with a crown size of 6 inches/15.24 cm is for 8 x 10 and larger format cameras and professional video cameras up to 66 pounds/30 kg. Ries A Series Tripods feature the Tri-Lock mechanism, making them the most stable tripod in the industry. They are made standard from Eastern Hard Rock Maple or custom made from one of our Special wood selections. It is available with either the 1/4"-20 or 3/8"-16 mounting screw. At just 14 pounds/6.35 kg, with standard anodized aluminum knobs, the A000-2 is the strongest tripod on the market. If you prefer the bronze knobs, as shown in the photos, they are available at an additional $105, and adds 1.25 pounds/.57 kg to the weight of the tripod. Maximum camera weight is 66 pounds/30 kg, not including the weight of the head, if the A Series head is used. If you prefer a tripod at a different height, please contact us or call and we can customize a tripod for you, up to an additional 12 inches/30.48 cm, for an additional charge.

  • Weight  -  14 Pounds / 6.35 kg, bronze knobs add 1.25 Pound / .57 kg
  • Crown Size  -  6 Inches / 15.24 cm
  • Maximum Camera Weight  -  66 Pounds / 30 kg, does not include weight of head
  • Minimum Height  -  12 Inches / 30.5 cm
  • Maximum Height  -  62 Inches / 152 cm
  • Folded Length  -  40 Inches / 101.6 cm
  • Camera Screws  -  1/4"-20 or 3/8"-16 available
  • Knob Finish  -  Black Aluminum, Starlight Aluminum, or Luster Bronze (additional Charge)

 





 

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The " J100 " Tripod

Large Format Field Film Cameras and Medium Format Professional Film & Digital Cameras

The J100 is the most popular tripod we make because of its wide range of formats and at just 7 pounds/3.17 kg with standard anodized aluminum knobs, it is extremely light weight and portable. When compared to carbon fiber tripods, a wooden tripod is just as light, but more durable, and supports more weight. If you prefer the bronze knobs, as shown in the photos, they are available at an additional $88, and add one (1) pounds/ .45 kg to the weight of the tripod. The J100 with a crown size of 3.9 inches/1.77 cm is for professional DSLR, medium format, large format 4 x 5 to 5 x 7 cameras and professional video cameras up to 25 pounds/11.34 kg. Ries J Series Tripods feature the Tri-Lock mechanism making them the most stable tripod in the industry. They are made standard from Eastern Hard Rock Maple or custom made from one of our Special wood selections. The J Series Head is recommended for use with this tripod. Maximum camera weight is 25 pounds/11.34 kg, not including the weight of the head if used in conjunction with a J200 or J250 head. If you are looking for a 2 inch/5.1 cm crown size see the H100 Tripod. If you prefer a tripod at a different height, please contact us or call and we can customize a tripod for you, up to an additional 12 inches/30.48 cm, for an additional charge.

  • Weight  -  7 Pounds / 3.17 kg, bronze knobs add 1 Pound / .453 kg
  • Crown Size  -  3.9 Inches / 5.1 cm
  • Maximum Camera Weight  -  25 Pounds / 11.34 kg, does not include weight of head
  • Minimum Height  -  12 Inches / 30.5 cm
  • Maximum Height  -  59 Inches / 149 cm
  • Folded Length  -  35 Inches / 89 cm
  • Camera Screws  -  1/4"-20 or 3/8"-16 available
  • Knob Finish  -  Black Aluminum, Starlight Aluminum, or Luster Bronze (additional Charge)

 





 

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The " J100-2 " Tripod

Professional Photographer's Chioce and Industry Standard for Electronic Testing Laboratories  -  Lowest Vibration Tripod Made

 

The J100-2 is the heavy duty version of the J100 tripod. Perfect because of its wide range of formats and at just 10 pounds/4.53 kg with standard anodized aluminum knobs, it is extremely portable. If you prefer the bronze knobs, as shown in the photos, they are available at an additional $96, and add one (1) pound/.45 kg to the weight of the tripod. The J100-2 with a crown size of 3.9 inches/9.9 cm is for professional DSLR, medium format, large format 4 x 5, 5 x 7, and 8 x 10 cameras, and professional video cameras up to 35 pounds/15.87 kg. However, when the J250-2 head is used in conjunction with this tripod, the weight can be increased to 40 pounds/18.6 kg. Ries J Series Tripods feature the Tri-Lock mechanism making them the most stable tripod in the industry. They are made standard from Eastern Hard Rock Maple or custom made from one of our Special wood selections. The J Series Head is recommended for use with this tripod. Maximum camera weight is 35 pounds/15.87 kg, not including the weight of the head if used in conjunction with a J200 or J250 head. When used with a J250-2 head the weight can be increased to 40 pounds/18.2 kg. If you prefer a tripod at a different height, please contact us or call and we can customize a tripod for you, up to an additional 12 inches/30.48 cm, for an additional charge. It is available with 1/4"-20 or 3/8"-16 mounting screw.

  • Weight  -  10 Pounds / 4.53 kg, bronze knobs add 1 Pound / .453 kg
  • Crown Size  -  3.9 Inches / 5.1 cm
  • Maximum Camera Weight  -  35 Pounds / 15.87 kg, does not include weight of head
  • Maximum Camera Weight , with J250-2 Head  -  40 Pounds / 18.6 kg, does not include weight of head
  • Minimum Height  -  12 Inches / 30.5 cm
  • Maximum Height  -  62 Inches / 152 cm
  • Folded Length  -  40 Inches / 101.6 cm
  • Camera Screws  -  1/4"-20 or 3/8"-16 available
  • Knob Finish  -  Black Aluminum, Starlight Aluminum, or Luster Bronze (additional Charge)





 

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The " J600 " Tripod

Most Portable and Stable in Size to Weight Ratio

The J600 is designed for the photographer on the go. It can be broken down to a length of 21 inches / 53.34 cm and fits into a custom designed cordura bag that will work perfectly with your backpack. It weighs just 8 pounds / 3.6 kg and has a crown size of 3.9 inches / 9.906 cm. The J600 works for professional DSLR, medium and large format (4 x 5 to 5 x 7 cameras), and professional video cameras up to 16 pounds / 7.3 Kg. RiesJ Series Tripods feature the Tri-Lock mechanism making them the most stable tripod in the industry. They are made standard from Eastern Hard Rock Maple or custom made from one of our Special wood selections. The J600 is available with 1/4"-20 or 3/8"-16 mounting screws. If you prefer a tripod at a different height, please call and we can customize a tripod for you, up to an additional 12 inches / 30.48 cm, for an additional charge. 

 

  • Weight  -  8 Pounds / 3.6 kg, bronze knobs add 1 Pound / .453 kg
  • Crown Size  -  3.9 Inches / 5.1 cm
  • Maximum Camera Weight  -  16 Pounds / 7.3 kg (does not include the weight of the head)
  • Minimum Height  -  12 Inches / 30.5 cm
  • Maximum Height  -  59 Inches / 149 cm
  • Folded Length  -  21 Inches / 53.34 cm
  • Camera Screws  -  1/4"-20 or 3/8"-16 available
  • Knob Finish  -  Black Aluminum, Starlight Aluminum, or Luster Bronze (additional charge)





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The " H100 " Tripod

Digital DSLR Cameras Still & Video, Designed and Tested to Reduce Niose and Vibration

   

 

Specifically designed for the digital SLR, the H100 is the second most popular tripod we make. It easily handles a wide range of formats, and at just 7 pounds / 3.18 kg with standard anodized aluminum knobs, it is extremely portable. If you prefer the bronze knobs, as shown in the photos, they are available at an additional $88 and adds one (1) pound / .45 kg to the weight of the tripod. It has the same specifications as the J100 except the crown size is only 2 inches / 5.1 cm, the industry standard base size for most DSLR heads. The H100 is designed with for professional DSLR, medium format, and professional video cameras up to 16 pounds / 7.3 kg. Ries H Series Tripods feature the Tri-Lock mechanism making them the most stable tripod in the industry. They are made standard from Eastern Hard Rock Maple or custom made from one of our Special wood selections. The H100 is available with 1/4"-20 or 3/8"-16 mounting screws. If you are looking for a 4.5 inch /11.43cm crown size see the J100. If you prefer a tripod at a different height, please call and we can customize a tripod for you, up to an additional 12 inches / 30.48 cm, for an additional charge.

  • Weight  -  7 Pounds / 3.18 kg, bronze knobs add 1 Pound / .453 kg
  • Crown Size  -  2 Inches / 5.08 cm
  • Maximum Camera Weight  -  25 Pounds / 11.34 kg, does not include weight of head
  • Minimum Height  -  12 Inches / 30.5 cm
  • Maximum Height  -  59 Inches / 149 cm
  • Folded Length  -  35 Inches / 39 cm
  • Camera Screws  -  1/4"-20 or 3/8"-16 available
  • Knob Finish  -  Black Aluminum, Starlight Aluminum, or Luster Bronze (additional Charge)Weight  -  7 Pounds / 3.18 kg, bronze knobs add 1 Pound / .453 kg





 

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The " H100-2 " Tripod 

DSLR Professional Series, Designed for Lowest vibration Caused by Mirror Movement

 

 

The H100-2 is the heavy duty version of the H100.  It reduces magnification of the camera's own vibrations, specifically the movement by the mirror. Secondly, it reduces vibrations common to concerts, cities, large crowed events and race tracks. Most popular with wedding photographers for both vibration damping and beauty. Perfect because of its wide range of formats and it is extremely portable. The H100-2 has the same specifications as the J100-2 except the crown size is 2 inches / 5.1 cm, the industry standard base size for most DSLR heads. The H100-2 is for professional DSLR, medium format, and professional video cameras. Ries H Series Tripods feature the Tri-Lock mechanism making them the most stable tripod in the industry. They are made standard from Eastern Hard Rock Maple or custom made from one of our Special wood selections. If you prefer a tripod at a different height, please call and we can customize a tripod for you, up to an additional 12 inches/30.48 cm, inches/30.48 cm, for an additional charge.

  • Weight  -  11 Pounds / 5 kg, bronze knobs add 1 Pound / .453 kg
  • Crown Size  -  2 Inches / 5.1 cm
  • Maximum Camera Weight  -  30 Pounds / 13.2 kg, does not include weight of head
  • Minimum Height  -  12 Inches / 30.5 cm
  • Maximum Height  -  62 Inches / 152 cm
  • Folded Length  -  40 Inches / 101.6 cm
  • Camera Screw  -  1/4"-20 or 3/8"-16 Available
  • Knob Finish  -  Black Aluminum, Starlight Aluminum, or Luster Bronze (additional charge)





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The " H600 " Tripod 

DSLR Back Packer  -  DSLR Format in Still and Video, Spotting Scopes & Binoculars

 

The H600 is designed for spotting scopes, binoculars, and photography on the go. It can be broken down to a length of 21 inches / 53.34 cm and fits into a custom designed cordura bag that will work perfectly with your backpack. The H600 works for professional DSLR, medium format, and professional video cameras up to 16 pounds / 7.3 Kg. Ries H Series Tripods feature the Tri-Lock mechanism making them the most stable tripod in the industry. They are made standard from Eastern Hard Rock Maple or custom made from one of our Special wood selections. The H600 is available with 1/4"-20 or 3/8"-16 mounting screws. If you are looking for a 4.5 inch /11.43cm crown size see the J600.  If you prefer a tripod at a different height, please call and we can customize a tripod for you, up to an additional 12 inches / 30.48 cm, for an additional charge.

  • Weight - 7 Pounds / 3.2 kg, bronze knobs add 1 Pound / .453 kg
  • Crown Size - 2 Inches / 5.1 cm
  • Maximum Camera Weight - 16 Pounds / 7.3 kg (does not include the weight of the head)
  • Minimum Height - 12 Inches / 30.5 cm
  • Maximum Height - 59 Inches / 149 cm
  • Folded Length - 21 Inches / 53.34 cm
  • Camera Screw - 1/4"-20 or 3/8"-16 Available
  • Knob Finish - Black Aluminum, Starlight Aluminum, or Luster Bronze (additional charge)





 

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The " C100" Tripod 

Made for Over 77 Years, Most Commonly Used for Spotting Scopes at Military Target Ranges.

The C100 is no longer available for individual sale. For spotting scopes, see the H600 as the C100 replacement.  For military orders please contact us.  Orders of quanities 25 are available only for dealers.  If you wish to become a dealer please contact us.  It is designed as an economical alternative for the beginning photographer who wants the qualities and beauty of wood. It can handle a wide range of formats and at just 6 pounds / 2.72 KG it is extremely portable. The C100 with a crown size of 4 inches / 10.16 cm is for professional DSLR, medium format, large format 4X5 to 5X7 cameras up to 16 pounds / 7.3 Kg. Ries C Series Tripods use the older style leg locking system. They are made standard from hard rock maple. The C100 can be lowered to 12 inches / 30.5 cm with maximum leg spread, and is available with 1/4"-20 or 3/8"-16 mounting screws. The C100 folds to 35 inches/ 89 cm in length. Maximum height is 59 inches / 149cm. The J Series Head is recommended for use with this tripod. Maximum camera weight is 16 pounds / 7.3 kg, not including the weight of the head if a J200 or J250 head is used. If you are looking for a 2 inch  / 5.1cm crown size see the H100.

 

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Standard: Hard Rock Maple   Special: Bubinga Wood   Special: Jatoba Wood   Special: Sepelle Wood

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