RRP £69.99 - half price!
Lowest price I could find is £49.99 on web, this tripod from RU Books has the quick release system and is delivered free upto 31/10/2010 and includes the FREE choice of 1 of 3 books, I have selected The Complete Guide to Night and Lowlight (hb) which retails at £6.99
This lightweight versatile tripod features a maximum height of 59 inches, a 3-way smooth fluid effect pan head, a large, quick release plate for fast, easy mounting and removal of the camera or video camera and speed release leg locks for quick and simple set up and fold down. The U-8000 also incorporates a geared center column for effortless fine height adjustments.
Maximum Operating Height: 59.0 in. / 1,500 mm
Maximum Center Column Extension: 11.80 in. / 300 mm
Folded Length: 23.25 in. / 590 mm
Weight: 3.30 lbs. / 1,500 grams
Number of Leg Sections: 3
Leg Lock Type: Speed Release Lock
Maximum Load: 4.50 lbs. / 2,040 grams
The Complete Guide to Night and Lowlight (hb)
A comprehensive guide to night and low-light photography for the modern digital photographer. Photographing at night or in poor lighting conditions presents a technical obstacle to the photographer but with the right technique can produce some of the most beautiful results. Tony Worobiec provides the essential technical advice for producing successful digital images in low light including advice on equipment choices and camera settings as well as invaluable post-production techniques. Whether capturing the vibrancy of the city at night or a misty landscape at dusk, practical hints and tips and the author's own award winning photography are sure to provide a wealth of inspiration.