Lighter and more compact than the 055, the 190 is the most classic and popular tripod in the Manfrotto range. Continuously evolving over the years it is a beautifully balance tool, and thanks to the wide range of models and versions, the 190 is the ideal tripod for a great number of users - from hobbyists to pro. It offers advanced settings, and like 055 it can be fitted with a number of optional accessories to increase its capabilities. It is available in different configurations and in two materials: aluminum and carbon fiber. Besides the carbon fiber tubes, the CX versions also feature ultra light magnesium casting, and in the Pro version, the carbon fiber column.