The Manfrotto 559B-1 Digital Video Monopod w/ Quick Release Plate supports up to 9.9 lb to serve as a sturdy one-legged support for a compact camcorder. Constructed of lightweight aluminum, the 559B-1 monopod weighs only 1.2 lb and reaches a maximum height of 63.0". It retracts to only 21.9" for convenient storage and easy transport.
The four-section monopod comes with a 200PL-14 camera plate, which has a 1/4"-20 screw and a video pin for extra camcorder stability. The quick-release element features a secondary safety system to ensure that the plate & camera will not be inadvertently freed from the monopod.
Thread your wrist through the adjustable strap to protect your camera in case you lose your grip
Secondary safety system on quick-release mechanism