Tiffen has expanded its Davis & Sanford Traverse Tripod line to include a new carbon-fibre four-section grounder tripod and ball head. Debuting at CES 2015, the new model features the lightweight and compact form factor the Traverse models are known for, while its sturdy structure and adjustable grounder leg system can navigate just about any landscape terrain. The tripod folds to 18.5” for optimum storage and transport, and extends to a full height of 65". The maximum load capacity is 15lbs, while the tripod itself weighs in at 3.25lbs. The new Davis & Sanford Traverse Tripod and Ball Head are available today for a street price of $169.98.
Tiffen Press Release
The Tiffen Company Captures CES Adventurers with New Traverse Tripod
The perfect companion for travel and landscape image takers, the new Davis & Sanford Traverse is a surefooted, lightweight tripod designed for the rigors of on-the-go photography
Las Vegas, NV – January 6, 2015 – The Tiffen Company, a leading manufacturer of award-winning imaging accessories, expanded its popular Davis & Sanford Traverse Tripod line to include a new carbon fiber four-section grounder tripod and ball head. Known for its rugged manufacturing and precision performance, the Davis & Sanford Traverse Tripod line is designed to meet the needs of just about any adventure photographer. Debuting at CES 2015, the new model features the lightweight and compact form factor the Traverse models are known for, while its sturdy structure and adjustable grounder leg system can navigate just about any landscape terrain. “Davis & Sanford’s outstanding R&D spans 80 years. Its history is steeped with award-winning models and groundbreaking designs, and the new Traverse tripod model is no different. It continues this tradition of technical excellence, helping image makers everywhere capture the world’s greatest images,” states Steve Tiffen, President and CEO, The Tiffen Company.
CES attendees can see the new Davis & Sanford Tripod products at the Tiffen booth C10441. Members of the media are invited to schedule a private press briefing and exclusive tour of the stand with a Tiffen representative. To schedule a meeting, please contact Anya Oskolkova at [email protected]
Davis & Sanford Tripod Feature Highlights
· Perfect for DSLR, mirrorless, and point and shoot cameras
· Folds to 18.5” for optimum storage and transport
· Easy-glide center post
· Four-section quick twist leg locks
· Three independent leg angles
· Foam grip cushioned insulated legs
· Rubber-to-spike feet for inside or outside shooting
· Bottom center post hook allows for hanging equipment or adding weight to increase stability
· Separate short center post for grounder shooting
· Maximum Height: 65”; Minimum Height: 9”
· Center post Diameter & Height: 24.5mm, 12.5”
· Leg Diameter & Sections: 25mm, 4 sections
· Leg Lock Type: quick twist lock
· Capacity: 15 lbs.
· Total Weight: 3.25 lbs
· High-quality tripod bag included
Davis & Sanford New Traverse Tripod and Ball Head Pricing and Availability
The new Davis & Sanford Traverse Tripod and Ball Head are available today through the Tiffen reseller network for a street price of $169.98 USD.
Tiffen has been a leading manufacturer of photographic filters, lens accessories, software, and camera accessories for the consumer/professional imaging and the motion picture and broadcast television industries for over 75 years. The company has a rich history of innovative product design, superior optical consistency, and unparalleled quality. Tiffen has been recognized for its product and engineering excellence, earning a Technical Achievement Award and a Scientific and Engineering Award from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, as well as multiple Emmy® Awards. Today, the company offers a wide range of products, which include: Tiffen® filters, Steadicam® camera stabilizing systems, Lowel® light, Listec® teleprompters, Tiffen Dfx® digital imaging software, Domke® bags, Davis & Sanford® tripods, Zing® camera covers, Stroboframe® flash brackets, Saunders® professional trimmers, and Kodak Wratten® filters. Tiffen continues to enhance its reputation as a leading imaging accessory manufacturer through aggressive growth in the digital imaging accessory industry.
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