The Velbon PHD-64Q 4-Way Magnesium Head is a sturdy head for large DSLR and other cameras - its load capacity is a heavy 23 lb. The head features four dimensions of adjustment: 360deg. panning, back-to-front tilt and tilt to either side. The PHD-64Q has three separate controls for side-to-side tilt, front-to-back tilt and pan lock.
The head can tilt 90deg. forward and 45deg. back. The side tilt handle and also the panning lock knob are interchangeable to accommodate both right- and left-handed operation. The PHD-64Q head features a thread for a 3/8"-16 tripod screw and includes an adapter for a 1/4"-20 attachment. It comes with a QB-145 quick-release plate, which features a 1/4"-20 screw to attach to a camera. The head also fits the Velbon QB-157 plate.