This product works perfect. You can transform it to be tall enough to see all people through the camera perfectly. You can adjust and dis-adjust things easily. The material seems strong and resistant. It has a detachable bottom you can bring to where you are posing to click on it as of to take the picture. It also comes with its own pouch to keep it and wrap it around your shoulder when you go out to wherever you are taking your camera. Basically easy way to bring it along. Instructions are specific. And it can also be used with phones, it comes with a phone adaptor.