Alta Pro 2+ 263AGH

The ALTA PRO 2+ 263AGH Aluminum Tripod kit combines the ALTA PRO 2+ 263AT Aluminum tripod legs along with the uniquely styled Vanguard ALTA GH-100 pistol grip ball head.  

  • Alta GH-100 is built with Magnesium Alloy which provides lightweight construction and long-lasting durability
  • Lock, unlock, and reposition your camera comfortably with one hand, leaving the other hand free to make camera adjustments
  • 8-stop Handle positioning
  • Versatile movement provides almost limitless positioning with 360°panning and 90°tilt
  • 72-click point panning makes for precise panoramas with virtually all lens
  • Built-In Friction System to accommodate changing equipment weight and balance
  • 2 Bubble levels
  • Anodized center ball for extremely fluid movement without sacrificing control
  • Alta GH-100 works with an Arca-type quick release system & built-in safety pin which can handle pay loads up to 6 kg (13.2 lbs.)
  • Alta Pro 2+ 263AT is a 3 section Aluminum tripod
  • Rubberized ¼ turn lock/unlock twist lock legs
  • Multi-Angle Center Column (MACC) with movement angles from 0 to 180°
  • 4 labeled multi-leg angle selections (20°, 40°, 60°, 80°)
  • Anti-Slip rubber feet – Remove and replace with optional spiked feet (Sold Separately)


Regular Price: $269.99

Special Price $229.99

# ALTA PRO 2+ 263AGH
User Manual



The ALTA PRO 2+ 263AGH Aluminum Tripod kit combines the lightweight ALTA PRO 2+ 263AT Aluminum tripod legs with the Multi-Angle Center Column along with the uniquely styled ALTA GH-100 pistol grip ball head.  The ALTA GH-100 pistol grip ball head is uniquely styled head to Vanguard and will appeal to many users in wedding, portrait, action, and the macro shot markets.  This head allows you to lock, unlock and reposition your camera 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! 

Panoramas can be shot with the Alta GH-100.  The top rotating platform enables a 360° rotation with 72 click points for perfect panoramic pictures.  This feature combined with your favorite stitching software gives you the added panoramic functionality if needed.

The Alta GH-100 head comes complete with the head, bubble levels, and the ever-popular Arca Style mounting plate.  A reducing bushing is included in case you mount this head to a ¼”-20 screw thread or desire to mount a camera with a 3/8-16 thread receiver.

Built for location and studio shooting, the 3 section Alta Pro 2+ 263AT Aluminum tripod is capable of load capacities up to 15.4lbs./7kg (Kit rating is 13.2lbs./6kg).  The built-in MACC column with flexible movement angles ranging from 0-180° provides you with limitless shooting possibilities.  This tripod has ergonomic rubberized ¼ turn lock and unlocks twist style leg locks.  Multi-degree setting leg angle selections allow you complete flexibility to reach the maximum height of 68.25”/173.2cm or combined with the Vanguard MACC get as low 9”/23cm.


Material Aluminum
Warranty 2 Years
Extended Warranty 8 Years
Weight (lb) 6.03
Load capacity (lbs) 13.2
Folded Length (in) 27 1/2
Extended height (in) 68 1/4
Maximum height Central Column down (in) 55 3/4
Maximum height Central Column down (mm) 1417
Minimum Height (in) 9
Multi Angle Central Column Yes
Bubble Level on Tripod 1
Leg Sections 3
Leg Angles 4
Leg Lock 35° (R)EVOLUTION Lock
Head Specs Alta GH-100
Head Base Attachment 1/4
Quick Shoe QS-60S V2
Bubble Level on Head 1
Independent Pan Lock Yes
Independent Tilt Lock Yes
Friction Control Yes
Color Grey
Carrying Bag Included Yes

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