The RetiCAM MT-01 Table Top Tripod is a durable, full-featured tripod designed for a table or bench setup of cameras, camcorders, smartphones, spotting scopes and many other devices. It's light-weight and portable, but unlike most mini tripods, it can be extended to 19" tall and comes with a three-way pan head. Smooth pan and tilt motion allows easy positioning of your camera for the optimum shooting angle. A quick release plate is also included to allow instant mounting and removal of your equipment. Sturdy 3-section legs are made of aluminum and come with quick snap flip locks. 20mm-diameter geared center post allows rapid height adjustment on the fly. A built-in bubble level helps with quick setup. A convenient carrying bag is included. Additional QR plates are also available (ASIN: B012ZHJNV2).