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In need of a portable solution to capture steady photos or video? The AmazonBasics 50-inch Tripod is lightweight, comes with a carrying case and is now on sale for just $12.96, its lowest price since Black Friday 2015. This item sells for just under $16 on average.

This tripod is made of lightweight aluminum, weighing just over a pound. It has an adjustable height up to 50 inches and its 3-way head allows for tilt and swivel motions (easily allowing you to shoot in portrait or landscape mode).

Releasing your camera from the tripod takes no time at all due to the Quick Release Mounting Plate which has a latch to quickly release the camera from the tripod's hold.

If you don't yet own a tripod, buying one is a surefire way to enhance your photography's aesthetic and let you focus on capturing the right shot. This product has almost 7,000 reviews on Amazon giving it a 4.4 out of 5-star ranking. This is a great backup if you already have a heavier, less portable tripod as well.

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