3-Way and Pan-Tilt Heads
The Manfrotto X-Pro 3-way head has retractable levers which make it ultra-compact, and also offers new friction controls on the portrait and tilt axes, to help balance the weight of camera equipment, so that fine framing adjustments can be made with the locking knobs.
The Manfrotto 234RC is a simple tilt head which allows a camera on a Monopod to be turned 90°, giving the user a choice of portrait or landscape camera use. The 234RC comes with a quick release camera plate system and a secondary safety lock.
The Manfrotto 808RC4 streamlines our range of 3-way heads by incorporating new elements while maintaining all the features you loved. The 808RC4 features two balance springs in the vertical tilt (forward/backward) and horizontal tilt (left/right) movements. These springs enable you to more comfortably handle heavier camera loads (such as very long lenses) with minimal effort. Both springs can be turned off in case normal head operation is required. The head is comprised of aluminium and designed in a manner to support up to 8kg, yet lightweight and small enough to pack in any camera kit. The standard quick release system is used to accommodate larger camera platforms which incorporates dual axis bubble levels to achieve level shots.
Benro's GD3WH Precision Geared Head has been designed for precision and accuracy when shooting. It lends itself to landscape and macro photographers where it is necessary to make the slightest adjustments to capture the perfect shot. This intuitive and easy-to-use design features 3 large control knobs that allow for quick, fine-tune adjustments as well as 3 spirit levels which also helps you to perfectly level your frame. It has a maximum weight load of 6kg and includes a versatile Arca-type quick release plate, enabling you to easily change tripod head when you need to.
The compact Manfrotto 410 Junior Geared Head can carry DSLR cameras that weigh up to 5kg, and offers precise gear movement in three directions: pan, tilt, and side-to-side tilt. It features a unique system that allows you to instantly disengage the gears and rough position the camera by hand, then instantly reengage them for ultra-precise final alignment. A quick release plate is included.
The Manfrotto XPRO 3-Way Geared head is a lightweight and portable solution for advanced hobbyists looking for maximum precision from a photographic head. This geared head is ideal for photography applications that require extreme framing precision, such as architecture, macro and still life. The rotating, micrometric knobs enable you to adjust the camera's position precisely thanks to the geared movement enabling small micro steps on all three axes. Thanks to its Adapto technical body, the head only weighs 750g and is the lightest high precision head ever created by Manfrotto. Supports up to 4kg and comes with a 200PL plate.
The Gitzo GHF3W Fluid 3-Way Head is designed to deliver precise and versatile framing for photographers who wait to capture extraordinary moments. GHF3W provides smooth fluid without getting stuck, allowing users versatility and precision when framing their shot. The head is ideal for Gitzo's Series 2, Mountaineers, and Systematic tripods.
The Gitzo 2 Way Fluid Head provides the highest performance for birdwatchers and digiscopers with medium-sized spotting scopes, as well as for wildlife photographers and videographers using premium CSC or DSLR cameras with lenses up to 200mm. Birdwatching requires support equipment with specific features, but almost all the heads used by birdwatchers are video- or photo-dedicated supports that are usually larger, heavier and more complicated than they ideally need to be.
The Manfrotto 804RC2 Mark II is a 3-way photo head constructed of ultra-durable and lightweight technical polymer and is now even more compact thanks to the new retractable levers, with ergonomic rubber handles. The patented 804 has a unique spring feature to assist in the tilt motion of the head to compensate for heavier, off-centre loads. Moreover the standard quick release plate fits snugly in the low-profile receiver. Designed to withstand the daily rigours of the professional photographer, the head features separate locking controls and rotational movement on each axis - panoramic, front tilt, and side tilt, allowing precise framing adjustment.
The Swiss Arca D4 head combines the best qualities of a traditional ball head and a 3D tilt head, with two locking levers: One unlocks the head for vertical movement - the other horizontal - and both levers can be released in order to adjust both axes simultaneously. Precise adjustments to both axes can be simply made via the geared mechanism, and a pair of spirit levels aid accurate alignment. ...
This head is finely machined for greater positioning and a smooth, certain action and features three built-in spirit levels for horizontal and vertical control. The Manfrotto 229 head has a quick release camera plate with secondary safety catch for added security. Camera attachment is via a 1/4" + 3/8" screw.
The Kirk MPA-2 Monopod Head was designed and built in the USA and is constructed from tough 6061-T aircraft aluminium including the solid, captive-design knobs, and the internal metal parts are stainless steel to avoid corrosion. The bearings are made from self-lubricating Delrin composite, and the tripod socket accepts 3/8-inch thread. The Kirk MPA-2 features Kirk's 2.5-inch Arca-style quick ...