The Cullmann Magnesit MB8.3 Ball Head with MX445 Quick-Release Platform is an extremely sturdy ball head for any camera/lens combination, including medium format models and DSLRs outfitted with heavy lenses. Specified to support loads up to 66 lb, the Magnesit MB8.3 features a large 2.1"-diameter ball.
The MB8.3 head features separate knobs for ball and pan lock. The friction control knob has several convenient "lock-in" positions that enable you to recreate working conditions from shoot to shoot, engendering a measure of predictability that makes for comfortable shooting. The detailed degree scale facilitates precise panoramic and architectural photography.
The included MX445 quick-release assembly includes a camera plate and features a well-designed locking system to ensure the security of your expensive camera gear. Two bubble levels tell you whether your shots are flush with the horizon. Constructed of aluminum, the Magnesit MB8.3 ball head is made in Germany.