- Flawless smoothness for easy framing
- Independent panoramic movement for easy landscape shots
- Independent friction control to balance your equipment
- Highest safety standards ensured by UNI/PdR 105:2021 compliance
For amateur photographers seeking a compact yet powerful ball head, the Manfrotto MH494-BHUS 494 Aluminum Center Ball Head with 200PL-PRO Quick Release Plate offers fast and precise camera positioning. With its lightweight and compact design, this tripod head is ideal for framing shots with precision in any situation.
The Manfrotto MH494-BHUS is made of highly-resistant and lightweight aluminum, making it extremely portable while still being strong enough to support a payload of up to 9kg. It is suitable for use with a variety of cameras, including mirrorless cameras with zoom lenses and medium-format DSLRs.
This advanced ball head offers practicality and high functionality, featuring three independent controls. The main knob manages the sphere lock, while the integrated friction control knob adjusts the ball tension to ensure equipment weight is perfectly balanced for effortless framing. An independent panoramic knob keeps the horizon flat and moves the camera horizontally, enabling stunning landscape shots.
The 494 Center ball head also mounts a unique plate that is fully compatible with the world's most widespread standard camera plates, including Manfrotto RC2 and Arca-Swiss style. With this aluminum plate fixed to the camera, all Manfrotto heads and almost all tripod heads on the market featuring Arca-style attachments can be set up rapidly and effortlessly, without the need for disassembly components.
The design of the Manfrotto MH494-BHUS makes it both easy to set up and reliable to use in any configuration. Whether you're an amateur photographer or a professional, this ball head is a great choice for those looking for a fast, precise, and portable solution for their camera gear.
|Head - General
|Camera Mounting Screw
|200PL PRO (RC2/Arca-Swiss)
|Safety Payload UNI/PdR 105:2021
|19.84 lbs / 9 kg
|Number of Bubble Levels
|Independent Pan Lock
|0.73 lbs / 0.33 kg
|Pan & Tilt
|-90° / +40°
|-90° / +40°