The Giottos GTMML3260B 4-Section Aluminium Monopod is a lightweight (only 0.5 kg), compact alternative to carrying a full size tripod featuring quick action lever leg locks a foam hand grip and security wrist strap. After a tripod, a monopod is the most effective way of increasing the stability of your camera and improving the sharpness of your photographs. Quite simply, the monopod connects your camera to the ground, supporting the weight whilst you concentrate on framing your shot and firing the shutter. Manufactured from 6061 grade aluminium and featuring quick action lever leg locks, foam hand grip and a security wrist strap. The camera or lens can be mounted directly to the top of the monopod, or a head can be attached to improve camera positioning.