The Manfrotto 290 Dual Professional Tripod features 3-section aluminum leg tubes and tension-adjustable aluminum leg locking levers. The patented 90-degree center column mechanism allows the column to be extended vertically as normal or horizontally. Four leg angle positions maximize shooting creativity getting right down to ground level. A rubber legwarmer guarantees a comfortable grip and maximum ergonomics. This 290 Dual Kit also comes with the 496RC2 Compact Ball Head for quick setup and ultimate adjustability. Extends up to 68 inches high. Supports up to 11 lbs. (5kg).