The SHAPE Pro Video Tripod with Fluid Head is a full tripod system for videographers and camera operators who use cameras and accessories up to 45 lbs. This system provides a fluid head offering a stable shooting platform for cinematic pans and tilts. Aluminum ratchet knobs allow to secure the head for pans, tilts and for balancing the camera front or back. The camera plate provides a travel range of 2.75” (70mm) for balancing your camera on the head, with 16 steps divided in two gears on the tilt and 8 steps on 1 gear for the pan. The head allows a tilt range of +90°/-70°, and a pan range of 360°. The two stage carbon fiber legs have very solid aluminum clamps to secure your tripod at the right height. The legs are strong, stable and corrosion resistant, while being lightweight and easy to use. The system has a generous height range of 31 to 66.75” (78 to 169.5 cm) for low and high-angle shots.. The bottom of the legs have aluminum spikes when the rubber feet are removed, to allow shooting on icy or slippery surfaces. The legs can be adjusted independently when on uneven terrain. (rocky mountain). The legs feature a 100mm bowl base for quick levelling of the head and collapse down to just over 34” (86 cm) in length for travel. A padded transport bag is included for safe transport.
SHAPE’s mid-level spreader is compatible with SHAPE’s ST15 & ST20 tripods. It attaches to the tripod legs by clipping the quick-release handles to the hooks inside the tripod legs. It allows better stability and it’s adjustable to match changes in the tripod height and leg angles, by simply rotating the center head of the mid-level spreader. The arms of the spreader are telescopic to allow a wider tripod setup. A set of three Rubber feet are included in this bundle. They help stabilize and prevents tripod from sliding on smooth surfaces. They are used in combination with the mid-level spreader. They are made of resistant rubber and are easy to install with their rubber hooks. They have an anti-slip rubber sole.