--- In PanoToolsNG@yahoogroups.com
, "Thomas Krueger" <krueger@...>
> After 20 years on Manfrotto 055 I switched to Gitzo GT2540LVL with
> integrated leveler.
> Here are a couple of pictures, look at the leveler on picture 3:
Yes this is a very strong design concept. I have a giant old
Bilora/Durst tripod that works like this except there is actually a
geared elevating column that runs through the centre of the ball collar
I use it for car interior etc panoramas with a pole/counterweight
arrangement mounted on top of it. Very useful for precise positioning.
Here it is
(without legs at the moment)