The Manfrotto MH055M8-Q5 Photo-Movie Tripod Head offers
optimal function for still photo shooting as well as videography.
Primarily designed for DSLR cameras with movie shooting ability, the
tripod head features a Photo-Movie selector to quickly switch between
the 2 modes.
In Photo mode, the MH055M8-Q5 head offers free
movement in all directions just like a typical ball head. Equipped with
fluid cartridges and an adjustable counter balance control, the tripod
head provides precise, smooth, and controlled movement.
mode, the head restricts all-direction movement to precise pan-and-tilt
operation, which is just perfect for videography. The MH055M8-Q5 head
comes with a pan bar and offers fluid movement along with friction
control. The pan bar is reversible for right- or left-hand users and can
be quickly detached. An included rest clip allows the pan bar to be
attached to a tripod leg after being removed. A Q5 quick-release plate