My Review of Bogen – Manfrotto Black Heavy Duty 3-Section Boom with 3071 Stand

Por nicolas nadjar from Santiago de Chile on 2/10/2011


Bogen – Manfrotto Black Heavy Duty 3-Section Boom with 3071 Stand


The best stand I have

Pros: Long-Lasting, Well made, Simple to use, Durable
Best Uses: Indoors, Outdoors
Describe Yourself: Pro Photographer
Was this a gift?: No
I’been using the cine stand with boom for 15 years, finally I decided to buy a second one because broadens my posibilities of controlling the light. Mainly I use it for create controled reflections on shiny surfaces on tabletop photography. Or for soft o hard effect light from behind the products or people.Or as a major diffuse source to control the contrast. Many times you need to place the light source over and centered and this stand does the job perfectly. The stand is well constructed. Without the casters and the boom is perfect for field work . Believe it or not but has no plastic parts, I hate plastic on light stands. Over the years I have not found cons, this is a well constructed stand. Very resistant. I’m happy, and looking for another one. Continue reading My Review of Bogen – Manfrotto Black Heavy Duty 3-Section Boom with 3071 Stand