Fluid Head Tripod supports DSLR and video cameras.
February 18, 2011 -
Made of plastic and aluminum alloy, FUSION Tripod can reach max working height of 61 in. and has folded length of 25 in. Built-in fluid system supports photographic cameras with video mode as well as mini DV cameras. Providing 8 lb capacity, tripod head features spirit level and calibrations for pan and tilt to ensure optimal leveling. It supports 3-way action-pan, portrait tilt, and landscape tilt. Additional features include lever-type leg locks and adjustable bracing system.
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|Original Press release |
Tiffen Co. LLC, The
90 Oser Avenue
Hauppauge, NY, 11788
New Vista Fusion Tripod for DSLR Video
New Lightweight Fluid Tripod
Hauppauge, NY, - Vista by Davis and Sanford, a Tiffen Company brand, has designed a lightweight economy fluid tripod for DSLR and video - the new FUSION.
The FUSION is made of high strength plastic and aluminum alloy and is precisely machined to offer the quality demanded by photo and video shooters. The FUSION head incorporates a new built in fluid system. The fluid system is not only ideal for photographic cameras with video mode, but also perfect for birdwatching and mini DV cameras.
Removing the camera and lens from the head is simple and fast. Simply pull the lock release lever pull the plate out. The quick release plate is non-keyed, so it can be positioned any way in the head. The head on the FUSION tripod is designed to carry a capacity of up to 8 lbs. It has a spirit level and calibrations for pan and tilt to ensure perfect leveling and a single easy grip pan and tilt handle. The head has 3 way action-pan, portrait tilt and landscape tilt.
The FUSION aluminum alloy legs have been redesigned to offer better support and the quick action leg locks are easy to use. FUSION can reach a maximum working height of 61inches. The folded length is 25 inches.
FUSION provides speedy set-up coupled with added security with quick action, lever-type leg locks and an adjustable bracing system. It is ideal for use with 35mm, and digital or conventional type video camcorders. Street price for this new tripod is only $59.98.
About Davis & Sanford
Davis & Sanford has been providing a variety of tripods and support for over 60 years. Powder-coated and anodized finishes to help resist abrasion under the heaviest use, combine with aircraft-quality aluminum and high-tech synthetics to create the best durability and portability. The Davis & Sanford line also includes tripod heads, platforms, dollies, and many other accessories to meet a wide variety of photo and video applications.
The Tiffen Company
Tiffen is a leading US manufacturer of glass filters and other fine products for digital, still, video, motion pictures and television. Tiffen products are used in almost every major movie and TV production around the world. Tiffen filters have earned Technical Achievement Awards and a Scientific and Engineering Award from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for their ColorCore(TM) Filter Lamination Process and Ultra Contrast Filter, plus a Prime Time Emmy® Award for engineering excellence. Tiffen also features the following lines: Davis & Sanford, Domke, Listec Video, Lowel, Saunders, Steadicam, Stroboframe, Wein Photo Products and Zing Designs. For more information visit www.tiffen.com.