The ALTA + 254CB Carbon Fiber Tripod with SBH-50 Ball Head from Vanguard reaches a maximum height of 60.63" (154 cm), folds down to 21.5" (54.5 cm), weighs 3.22 lb (1.46 kg) and can support up to 8.8 lb (4.0 kg). Its light weight and compact size make it a tripod that is well suited for travel.
The Alta + 254CB features twist leg locks, an anti-shock ring to minimize damage by camera vibration, three leg angles (25, 50 & 80°), rubber feet with retractable spikes so you can set up on almost any terrain and all-weather, large foam grips on the legs for comfortable handling. The Alta + 254CB comes with an SBH-50 ball head, which has two bubble levels for positioning versatility and accuracy.
With all these features, this tripod is ideal for a wide variety of photographic shooting situations, including macro (by reversing the head and using the built-in low-angle adapter), landscapes, panoramas, portraits, nature, and travel.