This three-way pan/tilt head is designed specifically for still photographic applications and will handle digital or 35mm SLR cameras with short or medium focal-length lenses as well as medium format cameras. The maximum load capacity is 7.5 pounds (3.4 kg). It features individual forward and side tilt locks, and a pan-locking knob for precise camera-placement control. It also offers the convenience of a built-in quick-release adapter that features a safety lock and a spirit level. The included quick-release plate has a 1/4"-20 mount.