The Gitzo GT2542 Mountaineer Series 2 Carbon Fiber Tripod with GHF3W 3-Way Fluid Head Kit is a 4-section support with carbon fiber eXact tubing-constructed legs. The twist leg locks unlock with a quarter turn, enabling you to extend the legs along with the rapid center column to a maximum height of 69.6". With its three variable leg angles of 24, 55, and 83°, you can shoot as low as 10.4" off the ground, and accommodate uneven terrain with its independent leg spread. The 5.8 lb tripod folds down to 26.6", and it has the ability to hold camera gear weighing up to 28.6 lb. The GHF3W 3-Way Fluid Head is included as part of the tripod kit.