The Nodal Ninja 3 series pano head are best suited for those on the go and a popular choice for Real Estate photographers, hobbyists, hikers and travelers. for single row and multi row panoramas. Ideal cameras include point and shoot as well as smaller DSLR's not using battery grips or bulky quick release systems (see NN5). You can mount your camera in both landscape (horizontal) and portrait (vertical) modes.
The "standard" rotator for NN3-MKII uses reversible detent rings which give the sound and/or feel of click stops when rotating the pano head. Available rings offer the following click stops to form 360 degrees = 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 14, 15, 18, 20, & 24. Our new CNC machined advanced rotators which preclude the use of rings are also available
PRICE - Other QTVR Tripod heads can cost hundreds of dollars more.
Size - the smallest panoramic tripod head on the market today.
Weight - NN3 MKII weighs only 1lb 1oz (475 grams)
FULL rotation UP with many cameras and wide angle lenses.
Fits most DSLR's
NEW Lower rotator design on NN3 MKII, enhancements include: new tension knob without inner lock screw, tension is easily adjusted by simply tightening the knob. Bearing is incorporated in the knob for smooth rotation.
New precision click ball replaces detent pin. This allows for a more positive feel and decreased wear.
New precision CNC machined detent rings for better precision.
Improved detent ring retention mechanism for easy change of detent ring.
New rubberized metal knurled knobs. This not only allows for a better gripping but also creates a better feel and enhanced look.
Reversible detent rings offer click stops at varying degrees
15/0 (default), 18/20, 25.7/36, 45/60 (in package) plus optional 51.4/72, 90/120, 45,60/90,120 degree detent rings.
Rail Stops - locks in your camera and lens in same position with each mounting
Sturdy - made from lightweight aluminum metal (extremely durable for field use)
Allows your camera to be mounted in landscape mode
Allows the use of many Quick Release Adapters (with Camera Plate and/or T-adapter)
Made to higher precision tolerances than earlier models.
3/8-1/4 inch thread mount adapter screw
East one knob adjustable resistance for horizontal panning.
Easy to assembly - no tools required.
Leveling - built-in quality bubble level for exact leveling.
Finish - attractive non-glare black.
Ease - large easy to turn knurled edge adjustments knobs (great with gloves in cold weather)
Numerical demarcations on horizontal and vertical rotators
Rail rulers - remember your set points with different lenses.
Closed rail design - assures your expensive camera won't slip off accidentally.
Small Rotator Base - smaller footprint to edit out when doing full spherical panos. More awards and more positive reviews than any other pano head.follow the link for perfect review and reasons why you should have NODAL NINJA 3http://www.rosaurophotography.com/html/panoramas/vr_review/nn3/nn3_review.htmlPrice is Negotiable!