"The MeFOTO GlobeTrotter Tripod Kits provide an exceptional combination of materials, construction and features. Great for both compact and full frame cameras with larger lenses, plus converts to a monopod in seconds. Only 16.1"" when folded yet 64.2"" extended and can support 26.4 lbs. Also a Monopod - It's not magic, just ingenious design. The removable leg and center column combine to convert the GlobeTrotter into a full size monopod without tools. Extendable up to 64.2"" - Although compact when folded, the GlobeTrotter extends over 5 feet tall, giving you the height range you need. Heavy duty - Supports 26.4 lbs. Unyielding - As the largest of the MeFOTO family, the GlobeTrotter holds larger DSLR bodies, and up to a 70-200 f/4 lens, steady. Lightweight - The GlobeTrotter can handle heavier cameras and lenses without weighing you down. Carry Case - Each MeFOTO comes with its own carrying case for transport and protection.|360-degree Panning: Accurate panoramas can be easily orchestrated using the graduated panning scale for accurate image alignment|Two Leg Angle Positions: For an extra measure of flexibility, tripod legs can be independently locked into place at two different angles to enable shooting in cramped quarters, on irregular surface areas, or at ground level.|Foam Grip on Monopod Leg: For extreme temperatures, this foam grip will come in handy when the tripod legs heat up or freeze over.|Recessed Center-Column Hook: A spring loaded recessed hook, located in the bottom of the center-column, allows you to hang additional weight from the tripod's center of gravity for increased stability.|Five Leg Sections: Five leg sections and retractable center column. Get the height you need and ultimate versatility.|Compact: The tripod legs can be inverted and folded back 180deg. making it less than one quarter of its extended size. 16.1"" to be exact.|Separate Head and Pan Lock: Individual head tension and lock knob as well as pan lock help to make the right adjustment.|Integral Bubble Level: Allows adjustment to prevent uneven pans and head movements.|Precision Matched Q Series Ballhead: Dual action heavy duty ballhead with Arca-Swiss style compatible quick release plate.|Twist Lock Legs with Anti-Rotation System: MeFOTO's innovative rubberized locking grips combined with anti-rotation legs enable fast and fumble-free set-up plus weather and dust-resistance."