A tripod is perhaps the photographer's most essential accessory for getting perfectly still crisp shots but sometimes lugging around a bulky tripod just isn't practical. And when legroom is limited (like during sporting events parades or other crowded venues) setting up a tripod is usually out of the question. That's when a sturdy lightweight monopod is simply indispensable! The Rokinon Monopod can be mounted to all cameras camcorders flashes binoculars & scopes. This Rokinon M71 71" Monopod is an extremely helpful companion for travelers nature lovers sports photographers and other shutterbugs that require stability with a small footprint and a fraction of the weight of even the lightest tripod.