Vanguard Alta Pro 2 264AO Aluminum Tripod Kit with PH-31 2-Way Fluid Pan Head
The Vanguard Alta Pro 2 264AO Aluminum Tripod Kit with PH-31 Fluid Pan Head supports up to 11 lb, measures 27.7″ when folded, and can rise to a maximum height of 63.8″ with its rapid center column fully raised. Its 4-section legs each feature an independent 20°, 40°, 60°, or 80° spread as well as 35° twist locks for rapid adjustments. The leg spread allows for a minimum working height of 20.2″ – ideal for macro work. Non-slip, all-weather TPU grips on two of the legs provide a secure, comfortable grip while moving the tripod, and rubber feet enhance stability on a wide variety of surfaces. A hook under the center column allows you to hang a counterweight for further stability. The tripod spider (canopy) has a 3/8″-16 tap for attaching lights, articulating arms, and other accessories.
The PH-31 2-Way Fluid Pan Head can be rotated 360° and tilted -60 to 90° forward. Each of these movements function independently of each other and can be locked into place. The head has an Arca-compatible quick release. Cameras or accessories that are compatible with a 1/4″-20 mount can be connected to the included QS-60 V2 Quick Release Plate, which features a rubberized, non-slip platform. The plate can be attached or removed from the QR clamp located at the top of head by tightening or loosening its knurled, locking knob. The tripod comes with a case with shoulder strap for storage and transport.
- Alta PH-31 2-Way Pan Head
- This fluid 3-way pan head weighs just 1.4 lb and features an 11 lb payload capacity. The Alta PH-31 offers superior handle ergonomics and precision thanks to the independent control of directions: one handle offers 360° panning and -60 to 90° front tilt. The fluid action provides smooth panning, which is especially valuable in video work. Performance features include friction control and a locking system. The head has a bubble level for panoramic photography or videography adjustments and an Arca-compatible quick release and camera plate for fast mounting and dismounting of your camera.