Alta Pro 2+ 263CGHT

Item: ALTA PRO 2+ 263CGHT

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Alta Pro 2+ 263CGHT is a carbon tripod kit with a Red Dot Award winning lightweight, 26mm, 3 section Alta Pro 2+ 263CT carbon fibre tripod, matched with an ALTA GH-300T grip head with a trigger system, Arca Swiss compatible quick release system and a max pay load of up to 6 kg/13.2 lbs. Featuring our unique Multi-Angle Centre Column (MACC) it can be moved almost 360° in any direction, offering ultimate freedom of creativity.

  • The Alta GH-300T grip head is built with a magnesium alloy which provides lightweight construction and long-lasting durability
  • Arca-type quick release system with a built-in safety pin
  • The tripod is a 3-section lightweight carbon fibre tripod
  • ¼ turn lock/unlock twist lock legs
  • Incorporates the Vanguard Multi-Angle Centre Column (MACC)
  • 4 labeled multi-leg angle selections (20°, 40°, 60° & 80°)
  • Anti-Slip rubber feet – Remove and replace with optional Alta Spiked Feet
  • The kit is optimized to handle a load capacity up to 13.2lbs/6kg

We believe this is the fastest and easiest tripod on the market to transition from a landscape setup to a macro setup. Why not give it a go and #MakeUpYourOwnMind


The ALTA PRO 2+ 263CGHT Carbon Fibre Tripod Kit is the new industry standard for an ultimate performance tripod, guaranteed to flawlessly support not only your camera, but also your creative workflow.

Key Product Highlights include:

MACC (Multi-Angle Center Column System): with a unique quick action centre column, you will enjoy quick, simple and intuitive “twist and lock” positioning at any angle of 15° steps. And range rotation of -90° to +90° that supports unlimited creativity, while significantly improving results in any field of photography, landscape to macro!

Central Column & Lock Mechanism: our mechanism offers one handed, effortless smooth operation and rapid action set-up, while our unique hexagonal central column ensures enhanced rigidity and stability.

Leg Angle selector: achieve perfect positioning and balance of the tripod to match any working terrain, by using the strong and steady 4 angles leg setting options of 20°, 40°, 60° or 80°)

Advanced Twist-Lock: ultra-fast 35° turn to “lock” or “unlock” ensures instant leg extension/contraction. This exceptional new system is engineered to support an unmatched loading capacity in comparison to any tripod other tripod in this segment.

ALTA Link: the tripod canopy is fitted with a 3/8 threaded connector, which will allow easy connection any additional accessories, such as lighting equipment and articulated or flexible arms, thus linking our users to incredible new creative possibilities.

Superb Build Quality and Multi Featured: manufactured with 1st rate material this solid performance tripod is sturdy, lightweight. Its many features include: fitted Bubble level and dedicated suspension loop to ensure perfect position and additional stability by hanging counterweight or bags; Non-slip, all-weather TPU grips on 2 legs; angled rubber feet to ensure perfect grip on any terrain (rubber feet welcome ALTA SF spiked feet sold separately). Included bonus Tripod bag designed to fit any standard head combo.

ALTA GH-300T Grip Head uniquely styled to Vanguard and will appeal to many users in wedding, portrait, action and the macro shot markets.  This pistol grip head allows you to lock, unlock and reposition your camera fast and intuitively with one hand, while making camera adjustments with the other.  Its versatile movement provides almost limitless positioning with 360° panning and 90° tilt.  The built-in friction system is designed to accommodate changing equipment weights and balances.  Its magnesium alloy construction provides lightweight, long-lasting durability! 

The GH-300T includes a shutter trigger system. With the built-in 2.5mm DC shutter release cable input jack, most DSLR’s will be able to take advantage of the Alta GH-300T triggering.  Nikon TN1 and Canon TC1 cables are included.  Cables for other brands/cameras are available on the market using the 2.5mm jack system, but not from Vanguard and therefore should be tested. 

Panoramas can be shot with the Alta GH-300T.  The top rotating platform enables a 360° rotation with 72 click points for perfect panoramic pictures.  This feature combined with your favourite stitching software gives you the added panoramic functionality if needed.


    Accessories Carrying bag, QS-60V2 release plate, Nikon and Canon shutter cables included Carrying bag, QS-60V2 release plate, Nikon and Canon shutter cables included
    Bubble Level on Head 1 1
    Bubble Level on Tripod 2 2
    Carrying Bag Included Yes Yes
    Colour Carbon Carbon
    Feet Type Rubber Feet (Alta SF Spiked Feet Compatible) Rubber Feet (Alta SF Spiked Feet Compatible)
    Friction Control Yes Yes
    Head Base Attachment 3/8 and 1/4 3/8 and 1/4
    Head Base Diameter 2.3 inches 58 mm
    Head Model Alta GH-300T Alta GH-300T
    Head Type Grip Head Grip Head
    Independent Pan Lock Yes Yes
    Independent Tilt Lock Yes Yes
    Leg Angles 4 (20°, 40°, 60° & 80°) 4 (20°, 40°, 60° & 80°)
    Leg Lock 35° (R)EVOLUTION Lock 35° (R)EVOLUTION Lock
    Leg Sections 3 3
    Material Carbon Fibre Carbon Fibre
    Maximum Height 68 1/4 inches 173cm
    Maximum Load Capacity 13.2 lbs 6kg
    Minimum Height 1/2 inch 1cm
    Multi Angle Central Column Yes Yes
    Pan Lock Yes Yes
    Quick Release Arca Swiss Compatible Arca Swiss Compatible
    Quick Shoe QS-60S V2 QS-60S V2
    Series Alta Pro 2 Plus Alta Pro 2 Plus
    Type of Head Arca-Swiss Compatible Pistol Grip Arca-Swiss Compatible Pistol Grip
    Warranty 2 years (extendable to 5 years if registered on Vanguard website) 2 years (extendable to 5 years if registered on Vanguard website)
    Weight 5.4lbs 2.5kg