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 when using the included floor spreader. The bottom of the legs have aluminum spikes when the spreader is 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.