ProMaster Professional XC series tripods are lightweight, stable, stylish and easy to carry. They are the ideal choice for backpackers, nature and wildlife photographers, photojournalists, or any other photographer where the size of their gear matters. The XC525 is the workhorse of the XC series. It has a working height of almost 5 feet and can handle your DSLR with almost any lens. It is sturdy and stable yet it is still is small and light enough to carry with you wherever you go.