The Benro TSL08AN00 Slim Tripod Kit Aluminum is ideal for macro photographers. You easily place the middle column with the tripod head upside down in the tripod. In this way you photograph from different viewpoints just above the ground. This allows you to accurately determine the composition of your photo. On the level you can see if your tripod is level. This is useful when you have an uneven surface. You slide the 4 sections of the legs in or out by turning the blue buttons. With a load capacity of 4 kg, the tripod is suitable for system and small SLR cameras. You can easily carry the tripod thanks to its compact size and low weight. Folded in, the tripod is 51 centimeters long and 8.1 centimeters wide.