(From company literature) Gitzo G0027 Carbon Fiber Ultra Compact Tripod. Although the smallest tripod of the carbon fiber series, this mini tripod is packed with features. Ideal for compact digital and film cameras, the G0027 weighs less than 1lb but will comfortably support camera loads up to 5.5 lbs.
The G0027 features a silky-smooth rapid center column as well as Gitzo's unique dual jointing technology "H.I.S." (Hybrid Interconnecting System). This construction technique provides greater strength and stability.
The G0027 offers rigidity for low-angle shooting, and is extremely portable...it will fit into a small accessory bag or briefcase.
Finish: Gray & Black Enamel
Material: Carbon Fiber
Column Type: Rapid
Number of Leg Sections: 3
Leg Lock Type: Twist
Head Mount: 1/4-20 and 3/8" Reversible Stud
Maximum Operating Height: 71.1 cm / 28 in.
Maximum Height w/o Column Extended: 52.8 cm / 20.8 in.