NOW IN STOCK: Gitzo Tripods, Monopods & Accessories
9 March 2018 | Category: General News
Professionals the world over acknowledge Gitzo tripods, monopods, heads and accessories as setting the industry's standards for excellence. Innovations such as the first uses of carbon and basalt fibre to make tripods and magnesium to make heads, matched with a design policy of "no gimmicks and no compromise on quality" put Gitzo products in a class of their own.
Combining a classic sense of style with modern ergonomics has kept Gitzo at the forefront of camera support system design.
Gitzo tripods and heads are superbly engineered to withstand the roughest handling. Precision assembly, high quality materials and fine control are all qualities that represent Gitzo products.
Gitzo has stayed at the cutting edge by utilizing space-age materials such as high strength, lightweight aluminium alloys, carbon fibre tubing and cast magnesium, to ensure absolute stability and efficiency.
Professional Mountaineer Tripods
Mountaineer is Gitzo's 'all-purpose' carbon tripod family, both extremely rigid and light in weight, Mountaineers are the most popular tripods in the Gitzo range. Now stiffer and stronger than ever, with newly developed Carbon eXact tubes and a refined top spider design. They are also faster and easier to use thanks to the redesigned G-lock system, Ground Level Set mechanism and leg angle selectors.
Professional Traveller Tripods
Traveller tripods are designed for globe-trotting photographers who require the ultimate lightweight, extremely compact tripod with professional performance. In 2004, Gitzo developed the Traveller's revolutionary 180° leg folding mechanism; a world first for a tripod, it makes more efficient use of folded space by accommodating the centre column and head in between the folded tripod legs. The extremely compact design also makes the tripod quick to set up, while carbon fibre tubing throughout makes it sturdy and lightweight.
Professional Systematic Tripods
Systematic is Gitzo's top of the range tripod family, the choice of exacting professional photographers who use long lenses and heavy cameras. Not only are the Systematic range Gitzo's strongest and most stable tripods, they're also modular, with a top casting element that opens and closes to allow each tripod to be configured with a flat disk, geared or sliding centre column, video half-ball adaptor, levelling base or other Systematic accessories. The latest range features Carbon eXact tubes, new ultra-stable feet and the Easy Link attachment, making the Systematic even more stable, versatile and ergonomic.
Gitzo Monopod, 4 Series, 4 Sections
The Gitzo GM4542 is the best balanced solution in the range, utilising larger tube size (top leg diameter 37.0mm) and stiff Carbon eXact tubes to deliver rock-solid stability for professional DSLRs, long lenses, and video cameras. It is extremely lightweight and slim enough to grip comfortably. Gitzo’s G-Lock Ultra system makes the tubing even stronger by rigidly connecting the leg sections, protecting joints from moisture and dirt. The GM4532 reaches up to 159 cm, securely supporting an impressive 30 kg-worth of equipment. It weighs just 680 grams, folds down to 58 cm and is easy to pack in/on a backpack for hiking.
Gitzo Microphone Boom 4 Series, 4 Sections
The Gitzo GB4541 is the new-generation carbon fiber microphone boom solution designed to support sound engineers precisely and reliably, ensuring intuitive, easy cable handling for quick and secure setup in all situations. This comfortable, handy boom helps achieve flawless sound takes. It has all Gitzo’s renowned distinctive features, including stiffness, stability and lightness. Weighing just 900g and extending to 277cm.
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