We were excited to find out this week that the popular and well respected DP Review included MeFOTO's carbon fiber GlobeTrotter in an in-depth comparison of 5 different Carbon Fiber Tripod Kits. DP Review is renown for their uncompromising and extremely detailed reviews covering everything from basic construction and vibration tests to hands-on field trials.
When compared with the 3 Legged Thing Eddie and Feisol 3441SB, DP Review noted in conclusion:
"...we feel the MeFoto GlobeTrotter strikes the best balance between packable size, robust build, and generous capacity, with the most reasonable price in this group of three."
They went on to say that while all three tripods were able to take larger lenses and cameras,
"...the MeFoto inspires the most confidence when doing so..."