Lightweight on your shoulders and stable on the ground
Sturdy, compact and lightweight aluminium construction
Catchy and iconic graphics make it stand out of the crowd
Easy and comfortable to carry with its padded shoulder bag
Designed to support DSLRs, CSCs and compact cameras
Perfect for hobbyist and aspiring photographers who use compact cameras, CSCs and DSLRs cameras, Manfrotto Element MII Aluminium is lightweight on your shoulders and stable on the ground.
The Element MII Collection is the evolution of the Element Big range. Element MII, which stands for both MADE IN ITALY and MARK 2, offers high quality, flawless construction, stylish design, and several exciting upgrades and valuable features.
Ultra-compact, lightweight and reliable, the Element MII Aluminium delivers superior construction and must-have features and it is ideal for setting your creativity free on the go. It reaches up to 160 cm, folds down to 42.5 cm and weighs only 1.55 kg.
The Element MII Aluminium carries a payload of up to 8 kg, which means it is also suitable for heavier zoom lenses where a sturdy tripod is essential for crisp photos.
The aluminium ball head enables Element MII users to enjoy the smoothest movement for framing their shots and firmly locks gear in place. It features a dual-lock design with a large primary knob for controlling the ball's movement and a smaller secondary knob for engaging the 360 degree independent pan. The head comes with an included high-quality techno polymer 200PL-PRO Light plate is both strong and lightweight and compatible with Arca-type and Manfrotto RC2 head attachments. Its rubber inserts grip tightly, even on the most angled shots.
The sturdy aluminium spider consistently delivers exceptional stability and reliability in the field. Its ingenious core keeps size to a minimum by housing the patented leg angle selectors, which allow quick leg angle switching for rapid and accurate camera positioning.
The rapid leg opening system and ergonomic twist-locks firmly lock the legs into position, allowing instant set up and keeping your attention on the shot.
Photographers can rely on the hook located at the bottom of the centre column to add additional weight for extra stability when needed.
Element MII Aluminium easily follows you everywhere and is always comfortable to carry thanks to its padded carry bag.
Weight: 1.55 kg / 3.42 lb
Top Attachment: 1/4" screw
Leg Sections: 4
Base Type: 40 mm / 1.57 in
Minimum Height: 43 cm / 16.93 in
Ball Locking: Yes
Maximum Height (with Centre Column Down): 132 cm / 51.97 in
Maximum Height: 160 cm / 62.99 in
Base Diameter: 40 mm / 1.57 in
Closed Length: 42.5 cm / 16.73 in
Bubble Spirit Level (No.): 1
Safety Payload Weight: 8 kg / 17.64 lb
Carrying Bag Included: 116241
Centre Column: rapid
Easy Link: No
Friction Control: No
Front Tilt: +90 degrees / -38 degrees
Head Type: Ball Head
Independent Pan Lock: yes
Independent Tilt Lock: yes
Lateral Tilt: +90 degrees / -38 degrees
Leg Type: Single
Leg Angles: 25 degrees, 35 degrees
Leg Lock Type: Twist Lock
Legs Tube Diameter: 12, 15.5, 19, 22.5 mm / 0.47, 0.61, 0.75, 0.89 in
Maximum Working Temperature: 70 degrees C / 158 degrees F
Minimum Working Temperature: -30 degrees C / -22 degrees F