The MeFoto BackPacker Travel Tripod Kit offers a sturdy, compact aluminum alloy tripod that extends to 4.26', supports up to 8.8 lb, and folds down to just over one foot. It's color accent extends to the included, matching Q series ball head. The tripod's legs can be spread independently, with two-position leg angle stops. A spring-loaded hook is located in a recess at the bottom of the center column, allowing you to hang a heavy object from it for additional stability. The ball head offers separate head and pan locks, a 360° pan index, and an integral bubble level. An Arca-Swiss style quick release plate with a 1/4-20 camera screw is included in the kit, along with a durable carry case with a shoulder strap for storage and transport.