The ALTA PRO 2 263AGH Aluminum Tripod kit combines the ALTA PRO 2 263AT Aluminum tripod legs along with the uniquely styled ALTA GH-100 pistol grip ball head. The ALTA GH-100 pistol grip ball head is a uniquely styled head to Vanguard and will appeal to many users in wedding, portrait, action and the macro shot markets. This head allows you to lock, unlock and reposition your camera with one hand while making camera adjustments with the other. Its versatile movement provides almost limitless positioning with 360° panning and 90° tilt. The built-in friction system is designed to accommodate changing equipment weights and balances. Its magnesium alloy construction provides lightweight, long-lasting durability! The Alta GH-100 can be used to shoot Panoramas! The top rotating platform enables a 360° rotation with 72 click points for perfect panoramic pictures. This feature combined with your favorite stitching software gives you the added panoramic functionality if needed. The Alta GH-100 head comes complete with the head, bubble levels and the ever-popular Arca Style mounting plate. A reducing bushing is included in case you mount this head to a 1/4 in -20 screw thread or desire to mount a camera with a 3/8-16 thread receiver. Built for location and studio shooting, the 3 section Alta Pro 2 263AT Aluminum tripod is capable of load capacities up to 15.4lbs./7kg (Kit rating is 13.2lbs./6kg). This tripod has ergonomic rubberized 1/4 turn lock and unlock twist style leg locks. Multi degree setting leg angle selections allow you complete flexibility to reach the maximum height of 68.25 in/173.2cm or get as low as 49.5cm/19.5 in.