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Giottos MH-1302 Pro Series II Socket & Ball Head with MH-655 Quick Release System - Max Load: 18 Lbs.

SKU: GTMH1302655 MFR: MH1302655
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About the Giottos MH-1302

Giotto's Pro II ball head series features a light ball with a hollowed structure designed and manufactured to precisely position the camera both easily and securely.

Each has a stable and smooth base allowing fluid effect pans. Pro II features a slim and light body structure yet it is hardness strengthened, with heavily anodized aluminum strong enough to support heavyloads

Each head features 3 separate safety knobs which provide optimal security as well as convenience. A friction control knob, and a separate locking knob for pan control are provided in addition to the main locking knob.

Giotto's has designed various camera mounts and sliding plates to fit these socket bases.

All of the plates feature safety locks with an "auto lock" retaining system and flanged edges to prevent camera slippage when shooting vertically. It is reversible when not needed.

The MH-655 is an ultra-compact clamp style quick release system that is compatible with plates that fit the Arca Swiss standard. It features both a horizontal as well as a vertical bubble level.

The Giottos MH-1302 is commonly used for Portraits and more.The Giottos MH-1302 is popular because customers like the following qualities of the Giottos MH-1302: Attaches firmly, Large range of motion, Stable and Strong clamp.

Giottos MH-1302 Includes

  • MH-1302 Pro Series II Socket & Ball Head
  • MH-655 Quick Release System with MH-645 Quick Release Plate for MH-655
  • Draw String Pouch
  • Giottos One-Year Warranty

Summary of Customer Reviews

Customers most agreed on the following attributes:
Attaches firmly (5) , Large range of motion (5) , Stable (5) , Strong clamp (5)
Best Uses:
Portraits (4) , Long exposures (3) , Reducing noise (ISO reduction) (3) , Stabilization (3)
Reviewer Profile:
Photo enthusiast (3) , Photo enthusiast (3) , Semi-pro photographer (3) , Semi-pro photographer (1)

Giottos MH-1302 Features

  • Light & Extra Large Hollow ball
  • Slim & Light Design, Hardened for Strength
  • Locking Knob for Ball, Prevents Ball from Accidental Movement
  • Locking Knob for Tension Control with Precision Scale, Prevents Ball from Accidental Movement
  • Stable & Smooth Base with Fluid Effect Pans
  • MH-655 Ultra-compact Clamp style Quick Release System (Arca Swiss style)
  • Horizontal / Vertical Bubble Level

Giottos MH-1302 Specifications

Ball Head Height 3.7"
Ball Head Diameter 1.8"
Ball Head Load 18 lbs.
Ball Head Weight 0.82 lbs.
Tension Control Yes
Safety Auto Lock Yes
Separate Panning Lock Yes
Tripod Mount Thread Size 3/8-1/4"
Spirit Level Yes, Horizontal/Vertical
Warranty: Giotto's One Year Warranty
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