Befree Advanced is the ultimate foldable tripod dedicated to advanced hobbyist photographers who want maximum performance, even when they are travelling. This lightweight travel tripod is the optimal combination of portability, solidity, easy set-up and operation. Thanks to its ergonomics and reliable construction it enables individuals to operate smoothly and express their nature using their high-end mirrorless and DSLR camera. Befree Advanced introduces the M-lock, the new twist lock mechanism by Manfrotto that allow fast and easy tripod setup and a new ergonomic leg-angle selector designed to be used by both right and left-handed photographers that enable to change shooting perspectives intuitively and precisely. The tripod is kitted with Manfrotto’s 494 aluminium Center ball head, a small but powerful and intuitive head that allows quick and precise camera movements. It features an integrated friction control knob that adjusts the ball tension and an independent panoramic knob that keeps the horizon flat, enabling astonishing landscape shots. Completely designed and made in Italy Manfrotto Befree Advanced aims to set the new standard of excellence for travel photography.