Manfrotto Befree Live fluid video head
Manfrotto Befree Live

Manfrotto Befree Live

Manfrotto has added a video specific tripod to the Befree range of lightweight and compact tripods. A new Befree Live fluid head is the smallest fluid video head currently available and can fit on the Befree tripods and some others.

Manfrotto, world leader in the photography, imaging equipment and accessories industry, presents Befree Live – the smallest, most versatile on the go video tripod and kits in the Manfrotto range yet.

Designed to reliably support video content creation using Compact System Cameras, DSLRs and small camcorders – and be so compact and light it accompanies users everywhere – Befree Live meets all the needs of the expanding video content creation, vlogger and mobile journalist community. Suitable for indoor and designed for dynamic outdoor use, Befree Live focuses on ease of use, lightness and minimalist design ensuring video content creators are always prepared to capture amazing video footage.

Manfrotto Befree Live

Manfrotto Befree Live folds down to just 40cm long

The new Manfrotto Befree Live foldable video tripod has all the quality characteristics that made BeFree such a success. Among its distinguishing features, it boasts awesome fluidity on Pan & Tilt along with perfect levelling. The Pan bar is removable and foldable for extra portability. The tripod reliably supports a payload of 4 kg, extends to a height of 151 cm and folds down to a mere 40 cm. It weighs only 1.78 kg. It also features a sliding plate for use with a wide array of camcorders, CSCs and DSLRS. It has larger feet and a special hook for extra stability, regardless of where it is set up.

The Befree Live range includes the following equipment for video content creators on the move:

  • Befree Live Fluid video head: the smallest fluid video head version available on the market. It provides reliable fluidity on pan & tilt, has a removable and foldable pan bar in a very compact head, is compatible with the existing Befree family, 290 light and all 40mm diameter tripods.
  • BeFree Live kit: foldable video tripod with video head for on the go shooting.
  • 290 Light kit: 290 Light aluminium tripod with BeFree Live Fluid Video head

The BeFree Live range is available from £84.95.

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