The Manfrotto 190XPROL Aluminum Tripod with 804RC2 3-Way Pan/Tilt Head Kit from B&H Photo is a combination of a 3-section tripod with a ball head and quick release plate. The tripod's aluminum chassis, leg tubes, and flip locks combine into a stable camera support that holds up to 11 lb and reaches a maximum height of 68.5". This kit is ideal for shooting photos with precise angle adjustments using DSLR and smaller medium format cameras.
The 190XPROL has a transverse column that easily disengages from the chassis when fully extended. This 90° horizontal tilt combines with the tripod's low-angle leg setting to enable extremely low setups for macro photography or low angle shots. At its lowest position, your camera can be just 3.4" above the ground.
The Manfrotto 804RC2 3-Way Pan/Tilt Head with RC2 Quick Release Plate has an ergonomic design and counter spring system. It is made of is a unique polymer, Adapto, that is comparable to aluminum in strength but weighs up to 50% less. It has superb resistance to extreme temperatures and will not corrode or oxidize.
The 804RC2 head uses a counter spring system to help protect your equipment. Built into the forward/back tilt axis is a fixed spring that helps to absorb the shock of the full camera weight from crashing down.