Manfrotto Befree GT XPRO Aluminium Tripod – Product Description




Manfrotto Befree GT XPRO Aluminium Tripod – Product Description


Manfrotto Befree GT XPRO Aluminium Tripod

The Befree GT XPRO Aluminium is the first Manfrotto Travel Tripod developed for professional macro photographers. A new aluminium travel tripod that combines portability with maximum versatility enabling the most creative photographers to push their limits. The Befree GT XPRO鈥檚 settings and controls are designed to be ergonomic, intuitive, and highly portable.

Features

90-Degree Column Mechanism

The tripod features a built-in 90 degrees column mechanism in its top casting, which stays safely stored away until needed. Not only does this system allow the camera to be offset from the tripod鈥檚 leg position, it also provides the simplest possible way to shoot from ground level or directly overhead.

496 Centre Ball Head

The tripod is kitted out with Manfrotto鈥?s advanced 496 head, a portable and powerful head that combines versatility and firmness with a good load capacity (holds up to 12kg) and independent panoramic and friction knobs for full movement control. Framing with zoom lenses is now easier and faster.

M-Lock System

The M-lock enhances the Befree鈥?s vocation as a support solution designed for rapid and secure performance on the move. It provides a fast, easy-to-use, and compact solution for leg locking.

200PL-PRO Plate

The tripod features the unique 200PL-PRO plate, made of a good-quality aluminium body, and fully compatible with Manfrotto RC2 and Arca-Swiss type head attachments. It has 2 rubber inserts that maximize grip, even on the most angled shots.

Specifications

  • Made for macro photographers: The first Manfrotto Travel Tripod developed for professional macro photographers, which combines portability with maximum versatility
  • Capture any shot: 90 degrees column mechanism built into the top casting, for shooting from ground level or directly overhead
  • Good load capacity and smooth movement: 496 Centre Ball Head ensures smooth movement and impressive locking power, holding up to 12kg
  • Secure and fast leg locking system: M-lock System for a fast, easy to use, compact solution
  • 200PL-PRO Plate: rubberized plate for maximum grip, fully compatible with Manfrotto RC2 and Arca-Swiss type head attachments

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Is this tripod suitable for DSLRs and CSC with long lenses?

Yes, the Manfrotto Befree GT XPRO Aluminium Tripod is designed to support DSLRs and CSC with long lenses.

2. What is the folded size of this tripod?

The tripod is 43cm when folded, making it compact and easy to carry in its dedicated bag or any kind of hand luggage.

3. Can I shoot from ground level or directly overhead with this tripod?

Yes, the tripod features a 90-degree column mechanism that allows shooting from ground level or directly overhead.

Conclusion

The Manfrotto Befree GT XPRO Aluminium Tripod is a versatile and portable travel tripod that meets the needs of professional macro photographers. With its ergonomic design, 90-degree column mechanism, 496 Centre Ball Head, M-lock system, and 200PL-PRO plate, this tripod offers maximum versatility, smooth movement, and secure performance. Whether you are capturing shots from ground level or shooting with long lenses, this tripod is the perfect companion for your photography adventures.