We think we've found the perfect tripod.
The NEW "Element MKII" aluminum tripod kit which has a quick release plate, very stable ball head design, and rated for up to 8kg of weight!
"The Element MII Collection is the evolution of the Element Big range. Element MII, which stands for both MADE IN ITALY and MARK 2, offers high quality, flawless construction, stylish design, and several exciting upgrades and valuable features.
Ultra-compact, lightweight and reliable, the Element MII Aluminum Black delivers superior construction and must-have features and it is ideal for setting your creativity free on the go. It reaches up to 160 cm, folds down to 42,5 cm and weighs only 1,55 kg."