New Davis & Sanford Tripods
Ideal for Video Production
The Tiffen company, a Long Island-based leading manufacturer and distributor of award winning accessories for the still imaging, motion picture and broadcast markets, announced today at the 2011 NAB Show, the Davis & Sanford Tripods ProVista 6510 and ProVista 100 Tripods, both of which are ideally suited to handle today’s newest camcorders.
The ProVista 100 Tripod and head is designed for videographers who need a heavy-duty tripod for a variety of field, studio, educational, and industrial applications. It supports up to 80 pounds. ProVista 100 is a 2-stage aluminum tripod with a 100 bowl and a non-glare black anodized finish. The adjustable flip leg locks are easy to use in any conditions.
The top-leg section of the tripod has double-strut construction for stability. A 100 bowl fits all 100mm tripod heads. The tripod has spike feet for outdoor use. The ProVista 100 includes an adjustable floor spreader for all around use. Maximum height is 60”, minimum height is 14”. Tripod weight with the floor spreader attached is 8 pounds. Street price is $290 complete with floor spreader and tripod bag.
The ProVista 6510 tripod and head is designed for videographers who need a lightweight tripod for a variety of field, studio, educational, and industrial applications. It supports up to 10 pounds. ProVista 6510 is a 2-stage aluminum tripod with a 65mm bowl and a non-glare black anodized finish. The adjustable flip leg locks are easy to use in any conditions.
Maximum height for ProVista 6510 is 60”, minimum height is 28”. Tripod with V10 head attached is 7 pounds.
Matched up perfectly to the ProVista 6510 tripod is the V10 Fluid Head that can hold up to 10 pounds. It is designed for ultra smooth fluid video use. It offers fluid-smooth 360º panning and 90º up- and-down tilting. Separate, easy-grip knobs lock and unlock the pan and tilt mechanism. The large platform measures 3 1/2” by 2 1/2”. The quick release plate features a ¼”-20 mounting screw to attach most any camera to the platform easily. The pan handle is adjustable for smooth pan and tilts. The V10 head has a built in 65mm ball and spring counterbalance. Street price for ProVista 6510 is $130. A durable, padded carrying bag is included.
The ProVista 100 and ProVista 6510 tripods carry the Davis & Sanford 10-year warranty and are available through the Tiffen worldwide dealer network. For more information, visit www.tiffen.com