Alta PH-32 3-way Pan Head

Alta PH-32 3-way Pan Head

Item: ALTA PH-32

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£99.99 In Stock


Vanguard's ALTA PH-32 fluid 3-way pan head is super lightweight at only 0,68kg (1.5 lbs) and supports up to 11 lbs (5 kg). The ALTA PH-32 has a front tilt range from +90° to -60° and a lateral tilt range from +90° to -30°. With handy & fast telescopic handles and the "Arca-Swiss" compatible quick release system, you will have a blast while composing the perfect shot.

  • Never waver – Fluid movements and large ergonomic telescopic handles for precise and smooth movements
  • Super Fast Set-Up – Handle twist locking system guarantees fast and full control of your gear
  • Robustness - Aircraft aluminum for lightweight and long-lasting performance
  • Precision - Bubble level for precise and even panoramic photography and videography
  • Smooth: Fluid panning mechanism
  • High Workload Performance – 5kg (11 lbs) safety payload for multi-gear options
  • Safe - "Arca-Swiss" quick release system compatible, and a built-in safety pin
  • Pan Head Base - 55mm with dual 3/8 to ¼ reducer bushing

Product Review:


Vanguard's ALTA PH-32 3-way pan head is constructed with state of the art materials and production processes to guarantee perfect results. This fluid 3-way pan head weighs only 1.5 pounds and features an 11 pound safety payload. ALTA PH-32 offers fantastic handle ergonomics and precision thanks to the independent control of directions. One handle offers 360° panning and -90° to +30° lateral tilt, while the other maintains a frontal tilt range of -60° to +90°, which is ideal for shooting portraits or vertical landscapes. The fluid mechanism guarantees smooth panning which is key for video or observational use. The handle lengths can be extended or collapsed to match your changing needs and preferences. Enhanced performance includes: durable aluminum housing; friction control and locking system on vertical and lateral tilt handles for both handy and precise shots; unique quick panorama function button for stitching panorama pictures together and a 360° scale on the base to ensure perfect matching; one bubble level for accurate 360° panoramic photography or videography adjustments; a built-in safety pin to prevent accidentally releasing your camera; and QS-60 V2 universal 38mm Arca compatible plate with 1/4” D-ring screw, making it compatible with any "Arca-Swiss" type quick release system.

Head Style 3-way Pan Head 3-way Pan Head
Handles Two Telescopic two Telescopic
Model Number Alta PH-32 Alta PH-32
Arca Swiss Compatible Yes Yes
Quick Shoe QS-60 V2 QS-60 V2
Maximum Load Capacity 11.0lbs 5kg
Separate Pan Lock Yes Yes
Friction Control No No
Swivel 360 degrees 360 degrees
Frontal Tilt -60 to 90 degrees -60 to 90 degrees
Lateral Tilt -90 to 30 degrees -90 to 30 degrees
Spirit Bubble Levels 2 2
Length 3 7/8 inches 98mm
Height 5 1/8 130mm
Base Diameter 2 1/4 inches 58mm
Head Attachment Thread 1/4 and 3/8 inch 1/4 and 3/8 inch
Weight 24.7 oz 700g
Accessories Quick Shoe and 1/4 inch to 3/8 inch adaptor thread included Quick Shoe and 1/4 inch to 3/8 inch adaptor thread included
Suitable For Mirrorless Yes Yes
Suitable For DSLR Yes Yes
Suitable For PRO Kit Yes (Smaller Kit) Yes (Smaller Kit)
Warranty 2 Years 2 Years
Extended Warranty 10 Years 10 Years
Series Alta Heads Alta Heads
Colour Anthracite Anthracite
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