May 22, 2014

Vanguard ABEO Pro 283AGH Alu Tripod with GH-300T Pistol Grip Ball Head Deal

Vanguard ABEO Pro 283AGH Alu Tripod with GH-300T Pistol Grip Ball Head


If you are looking after a versatile Aluminium tripod solution for macro or low level nature shooting then you should have a look into the Vanguard ABEO Pro 283AGH Aluminium Tripod with GH-300T Pistol Grip Ball Head combo.

Both ABEO Pro 283AGH and GH-300T Pistol Grip Head are full of innovative features which promise great versatility and rank it higher than competition in this respect.

Although, the current combo price is already quite competitive, Adorama has just announced a special promotion deal running for one week at  which undoubtedly makes it even more attractive.

The Tripod Specs and Features

Manufacturer Specification:
Extended Height:178.43 cm (70.25")
Folded Height:84.45 cm (33.25")
Maximum Load Capacity:5.98 kg (13.2 lbs)
Number of Leg Sections:3
Top Leg Diameter:28 mm (1.10")
Bubble Level:3 pcs
Center Column Tilt:0-180°
Center Column Swivel:360°
Weight:3.31 kg (7.3 lbs)

Vanguard ABEO Pro 283AGH multi-angle center column system
The Vanguard ABEO Pro Multi-Angle Central Column system allows users to move the central column from 0 to 180 degree angles in variable vertical and horizontal positions. An adjustable friction clasp mechanism enables fast positioning of the center column. Vanguard's Instant Swivel Stop-n-Lock (ISSL) System securely re-positions the central column in one simple movement.
Vanguard ABEO Pro 283AGH pivoting center column lever lock
Another adjustable Lever lock enables 360 degree central column pivoting when the center column is in an angled position.  
Vanguard ABEO Pro 283AGH leg adjustment degrees
The Vanguard ABEO Pro legs are equipped with Flip locks and are individually adjustable to 25, 50 and 80 degree angles via release buttons for easy setup on uneven terrain or spreading out flat for low angle macro or nature photography.
Vanguard ABEO Pro 283AGH leg All-terrain feet
The ABEO Pro legs are equipped with All-Terrain Feet. Rubber feet which reveal spikes when removed and snow/sand shoes which attach on the rubber feet.

The Pistol Grip Ball Head

Vanguard GH-300T Pistol Grip Ball Head Overview
The ABEO Pro 283AGH includes the GH-300T industry-leading grip head which differs a lot from similar heads, sporting grip angle adjustment, friction control, dual panning axes, an Arca style QR clamp and QR plate and built-in remote shutter release control.
Vanguard GH-300T Pistol Grip Ball Head shutter release detail
The built in shutter release lets the user activate the camera shutter without removing his / her hand from the grip. A feature that facilitates capturing fast-moving objects.
Vanguard GH-300T Pistol Grip Ball Head dual panning bases
Besides the lower panning base B, there is a second panning platform A on top featuring 72-click-points (every 5°) which ensures precisely leveled panoramic photography and smooth movements for following the action, even when shooting HDSLR video. Panning axes are individually controlled by two lock levers.

Vanguard ABEO PRO 283AGH package includes: Vanguard Abeo Pro 283AGH Aluminum Tripod, GH-300T Pistol Grip Ball Head with Shutter Release Trigger and QS-60 Quick Release Plate.

I hope you found the informaton useful, thank you for viewing.

Price & Availability:
Special promotion price for the Vanguard ABEO Pro 283AGH Alu Tripod with GH-300T Pistol Grip Ball Head is US$ 249.90 (compare at regular US$ 343.88)
Promotion includes Free shipping in the US and is valid until May 30, 2014

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