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The Vanguard Alta Pro 263AGH Aluminium Tripod with GH-100 Ball Head enables more angle possibilities than ever before. Its Multi-Angle Centre Column (MACC) System allows the centre column to be moved from 0 to 180-degree angles in variable vertical and horizontal positions making macro and special wideangle shots a breeze. Additional features include advanced camera vibration control, aluminium alloy legs that adjust to 25, 50 and 80-degree angles, quick-flip leg locks, magnesium die-cast canopy, hexagon-shaped centre column for extra stability, non-slip spiked rubber feet for changing terrains and a removable hook for hanging camera accessories. The GH-100 pistol grip-style ball head has a Grip Position Release System with a handle that allows 360-degrees of panning movements, -32 to +90 degrees of side-to-side tilt and -8 to +0 degree back to front tilt movement all around. More
Fusing the smooth precision of a ball head with impressive ergonomic control, GH-100 enables you to position your camera or spotting scope quickly with unmatched versatility. This well-engineered ball head has the Grip Position Release System with an industry-leading pistol grip-style handle, which rotates 360 degrees and enables you to unlock, reposition and lock gear into place with ease. Its one-handed, maximum comfort and convenient operation frees your other hand to make lens zoom adjustments. Depression of the handle allows 360-degrees of panning movement and -32 to +90-degrees of side-to-side tilt and -8 to +90-degree back to front tilt movement all round. It instantly locks into place with simple release of the handle. Other impressive features include its Friction Control System which allows you to modify the level of friction on the ball to accommodate changing equipment weight such as switching to heavier lenses. The anodised centre ball allows for extremely fluid movement without sacrificing precise control. GH-100 ensures the safety of your expensive equipment with a dual-locking quick shoe mechanism that prevents accidental release. It lets you attach and detach your gear quickly and efficiently. Other notable features include its 72-click point panorama, offering 72-point rotation with click-into-place positioning that moves the camera 5 degrees per click and prevents jumps in shots to ensure a perfect 360-degree panorama.GH-100 provides impressive versatility in positioning with 360-degree horizontal movement and 90-angle tilt.
Alta Pro Tripods:
Alta Pro tripods have unmatched flexibility and stability, enabling more angle possibilities than ever before. Its innovative Multi-Angle Central Column (MACC) System allows users to move the central column from zero to 130-degree angles in variable vertical and horizontal positions making macro-photography and special wide-angle shots a breeze. The Instant Swivel Stop-n-Lock (ISSL) System securely repositions the central column in one simple movement, in just a few seconds, while maintaining the tripod's stability. Other features include advanced camera vibration and shock control, legs that adjust to 25, 50 and 80-degree angles, patented premium magnesium die-cast canopy and head, hexagon-shaped central column for extra stability, and non-slip, spiked rubber feet for changing terrains and a removable hook for hanging camera accessories. It's available in carbon fiber or aluminum alloy.
View the 2015 Vanguard photo/video catalogue of tripods, monopods, heads, bags and accessories here.
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Great features for the price,the grip is fairly difficult to micro adjust but great to adjust quickly and every conceivable angle is possible. The legs are strong and very sturdy if weighted but aren't as rigid as some similar priced tripods with carbon legs, but the head more than makes up for this.
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I would recommend this product.
By Jan Hungerbühler
Brilliant tripod that cover all angles. Easy to use.
superb quality and a superb price
Great tripod, brilliant feature list. The bag supplied is good quality but it will not contain the tripod with a pistol grip head attached.
Great macro photography tripod
A great tripod at a very realistic price, full of usful features, such as being able to adjust the angle of the center coloumn from 0º to 180º. The tripod extends to a very useable height for taller users or down to about 5cm. All that combined with it's ability to take up to 6kg load make it a true multy purpose tool.
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Great Price Great Product
from Newton Abbot Devon
This is a great tripod at a FANTASTIC PRICE- some say its a touch heavy however i like my tripods like this as i find them more stable. i upgraded from the standard to the pistol grip. in my eyes this is a must, the pistol grip makes for fast changes and quick to lock. the lock is strong enough to hold my D800 and sigma 150-500 with no movement. It is well built and seems like it will last years.I hope this helps and I'm sure you will enjoy using it.
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Vanguard Tripod Review
Mainly for macro work that has high magnification.As slow shutter speeds camera shake and mirror vibrations can ruin images, Also using the camera with a shutter release cable eliminates other possibilities
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