Manfrotto 057 - 3 Section Carbon Fiber Tripod (Geared)
Product #8399 | SKU MT057C3-G
Available from supplier Usually ships in 1 - 2 weeks
0.0 (no ratings yet) Thanks for your rating!

Manfrotto 057 - 3 Section Carbon Fiber Tripod (Geared)

Product #8399 | SKU MT057C3-G
Available from supplier Usually ships in 1 - 2 weeks

A heavy-duty tripod, with geared center column - max height 157cm
Customer Reviews
0.0 (no ratings yet) Thanks for your rating!
Email me when stock arrives
Product Details
  • Product: #8399
  • SKU: MT057C3-G
Our Price $1,579.00 AUD

Delivery - $28.00*
1 - 2 weeks
*estimated shipping to New South Wales

Related Products
Manfrotto MBAG80N - Unpadded Tripod Bag Manfrotto MBAG80N - Unpadded Tripod Bag
Manfrotto MBAG100PN - Padded Tripod Bag Manfrotto MBAG100PN - Padded Tripod Bag


The Manfrotto 057 3-Section Carbon Fiber Tripod w/ Geared Center Column is a heavy-duty tripod that's intended for use with video cameras and large still cameras. With a 12kg load capacity, the lightweight carbon fiber leg tubes of the 057 tripod provide rigid support even under a considerable amount of weight.

The tripod's geared center column provides maximum precision when you're setting the camera position. The column has a non-rotating, three-faceted design for increased system stability. To enable extremely low-angle shooting, you can unscrew the center-post collar, remove the center column, and attach the collar directly to the included low-angle adapter (through the chassis). With this method the 057 tripod can achieve a minimum height of 22cm.

The round carbon fiber legs feature user-adjustable flip locks to free and secure the leg stages. An included key for tightening the flip locks attaches to a leg for ever-ready access. With both the legs and the center column fully extended, the tripod reaches a maximum height of 157cm.


  • Supports Up to 12kg
  • Lightweight Carbon Fiber Legs
  • 157cm Maximum Height
  • Low-Angle Adapter
  • Weighs Only 3.0kg
  • Retractable spikes in feet
  • Bubble level near bottom of center column
  • Screw locks for tightening a tripod head to the center-post collar
  • Manfrotto suggests its 114 Video/Movie Heavy Dolly for this tripod

Compatible Bag/s

  • Manfrotto MBAG80N/PN - Un/Padded Tripod Bag (for use with the:
    • 057/-RC4/-Q5 Magnesium Ball Head/ with RC4 Quick Release/ with Q5 Quick Release
    • 501HDV Pro Video Head)
  • Manfrotto MBAG90PN - Padded Tripod Bag (for use with the:
    • 400 Deluxe Geared Head
    • 405 Pro Digital Geared Head)
  • Manfrotto MBAG100PN - Padded Tripod Bag (for use with the 229 3D Super Pro Head)


Material of Construction Carbon fiber legs, aluminum alloy column, aluminum and magnesium alloy castings
Maximum Height 157 cm
Maximum Height w/o Column Extended 132 cm
Minimum Height 22 cm
Head Attachment Fitting 3/8"-16 screw
Folded Length 62 cm
Load Capacity Normal: 12 kg,
Short column: 18 kg
Weight 3.0 kg
Material of Construction Carbon fiber, aluminum and magnesium alloy castings
Leg Stages/Sections 2/3
Independent Leg Spread Yes
Leg Angles 23, 50, 75°
Leg Lock Type Flip-lock
Leg Tube Diameters 39.2, 34.2, 29.2 mm
Leg Cross Section Round
Spiked/Retractable Feet Yes/yes
Bubble Level Yes, 1
Center Column
Material of Construction Aluminium alloy
Center Column Type Geared
Center Column Sections 1
Column Tube Diameter 35 mm
Column Cross Section 3-faceted
Center Brace No
Packaging Info
Package Weight 10.0 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 73.6 x 17.2 x 16.5

Australian Shipping Via DHL
DHL offers a great express shipping service to Australia from New Zealand. We are proud to be able to offer express shipping to main cities on the east coast of Australia, within the same timeframe ( If not quicker ) than local Australian courier companies. Prior to the Covid-19 outbreak, service standards for these main centers was overnight. However these services have been impacted greatly, and as such the overnight service has been suspended. Overnight shipping will likely resume once things have returned to normal.

Qualifying main centers include:

  • Brisbane
  • Sydney
  • Adelaide

Whilst this service is extremely efficient and will likely be delivered within 1-2 days 99.9% of the time, it cannot be guaranteed. In the case where something were to go wrong with your delivery and it doesn’t arrive within the specified time frame, in most cases it will be delivered by the next day.

While not all major cities are eligible for overnight delivery, they still benefit from this great service. Other centers throughout Australia will have a typical delivery ETA of 2-4 days. (Excluding rural delivery address where this ETA can be extended to an additional three or more days).

If you require urgent shipping and you don’t reside in one of the cities stated above, please contact us and we can find a solution that works best for you.

Please Note: Shipping via DHL is not available to PO boxes and/ or parcel boxes etc.


0.0 (no ratings yet)
Own or use this product?
Give it a quick rating:
Thanks for your rating!
Share your thoughts with other customers:
Write a review
  • Product: Manfrotto 057 - 3 Section Carbon Fiber Tripod (Geared)
  • Manufacturer: Manfrotto
  • Model: MT057C3-G
  • SKU: MT057C3-G
  • RM Product #: 8399
  • Closed Length: 62 cm
  • Load Capacity: 18.0 kg
  • Weight: 3.00 kg
  • Maximum Height: 157.0 cm
  • Minimum Height: 22.0 cm
  • Material: Carbon Fibre

Recently Viewed

View All