Bogen - Manfrotto 055XPROB Black Tripod Legs (Height 2.76 - 70", Maximum Load 15.40 lbs)
Time for a real tripod
Pros: Good Stability, Easy to adjust, Unfolds Quickly, Stable, Well built, Tall
Cons: No Case
Best Uses: Night Shots, Landscape/Scenery, Home, Weddings/Events, Portraits, Performing Arts
Describe Yourself: Semi-pro Photographer
Was this a gift?: No
This is my first professional tripod and there is a distinct improvement over amateur ones. The smallest tube on the legs of this Manfrotto is bigger than the biggest tube on my amateur tripod. This makes for a much more stable platform!
The only thing I wish this had was a carrying case.