The GorillaPod SLR-Zoom is designed for serious photographers. Its sturdy prehensile legs help achieve a steady shot with your DSLR and zoom lenses. It attaches to standard SLR cameras, video cameras and even your own tripod ballhead. The GorillaPod SLR-Zoom supports up to 3kg (6.5 lb) of weight, yet it remains compact and lightweight so that you can use it on-the-go, even where most camera tripods aren't allowed. Whether you're using your SLR camera to shoot time-lapse photos, get up close with a macro lens, capture your daughter's winning goal from the sidelines or snap images for the local newspaper, the GorillaPod SLR-Zoom is the perfect companion for your next adventure. Throw one in your bag and start shooting like a pro!The JOBY GorillaPod SLR-Zoom Ballhead is lightweight and compact, yet still robust enough to support SLR style cameras with zoom lenses. It further extends the functionality of the GorillaPod by allowing even more creative camera positions and better chances to capture great shots! While it is optimized for use with the GorillaPod SLR-Zoom tripod, the ballhead is equipped with both a 3/8" thread and a 1/4" adapter screw, allowing it to be used atop almost any traditional camera tripod. The Ballhead includes a quick-release clip with a bubble level that can remain attached to a camera for effortless, instant setup, ensuring a perfectly level photo every time!