The Ravelli APGL5 is a Professional Quality Tripod that provides a solid base for high-end photographic equipment. This model is made from aluminum to create a light weight and sturdy tripod. The ball head provides smooth adjustments to any angle. The center column is gearless and the legs can be inverted for low angle shots. Dual foam grips, leg locking knobs, Quick Release Camera Plate and rubber feet complete a very nice light weight tripod.