When standing closed with out a head it measures approx 36 and when the legs and the center geared column is fully extended it reaches approx. You can also lower it with legs spread to approx 16 from the ground to do low level shooting.
The tripod has all of its knobs and they all tighten up. It has a built in bubble level and it works well. It is great for 35mm, digital, video, movie cameras, large or medium format cameras, studio cameras. As well as telescopes, spotting scopes and lazors.
The item "BOGEN MANFROTTO 3068 TRIPOD WITH 501 3433 FLUID HEAD AND QUICK RELEASE PLATE" is in sale since Monday, August 13, 2018. This item is in the category "Cameras & Photo\Tripods & Supports\Tripods & Monopods". The seller is "kmavideo" and is located in Colgate, Wisconsin.This item can be shipped to United States.