The black 1 Series Tripster Travel Tripod from Benro is a five-section carbon fiber tripod with a two-section center column that combine to reach a maximum height of 59.3", while weighing 3 lb. Splaying the legs completely out, the support drops to a minimum height of 14". Moreover, the legs fold in the reverse to a compact 14.2", so you can carry it to the next location. The removable center column and one leg can combine to create a monopod with a maximum height of 61.4". The Arca-type compatible ball head has a load capacity of 18 lb and includes a quick release plate with a 1/4"-20 camera mounting thread. Additionally, a 1/4"-20 socket located on the yoke of the tripod is used to attach other accessories that would aid you in creating a photograph.