A new aluminum monopod is available from JP Distribution. The company says the Giottos MM 9570 all-metal monopod features a built-in two-way tilt head that allows 180 degrees of movement, ensuring rapid and accurate positioning of the camera; the quick release plate allows for instant attachment or removal.
The specially designed rubber feet make this monopod ideal for working in snow and muddy conditions, securely stabilizing the monopod with a firm footing even in wet environments.
Its reversible camera platform also allows instant changing from 1/4â€ to 3/8â€ thread, providing versatility and its non-slip foam rubber sleeve provides a comfortable grip.
The MM 9570 monopod comes in four sections. It measures 62cm retracted and 175cm when extended. It can carry a maximum load of 15 kilograms. Suggested retail price with VAT is Â£50 or about $100.