The Terra Firma T-CF300 is a high-quality tripod which affords true value. Carbon fiber tripods have the combination of great strength and light weight at the same time. The legs extend with a twist locking collar simple and efficient. It features stainless steel locking pins in the top section for durability and corrosion resistance. The legs can be locked in 3 positions and can be reversed to fold flat for the ultimate in portability. The lift-style center column has a standard 3/8 threaded post to allow use with most ball heads on the market. Extends to 56 inches tall folds down to just 19.25 inches and can support up to 18 pounds of gear.