Alexander used a Canon 40D and a Sigma 300mm f/2.8 telephoto lens with a 1.4x teleconverter on a monopod.
Travel tripod (monopod or other lightweight stabilization device).
A monopod is a single staff or pole used to support a camera.
People generally like to use monopods if they want the ease of a handheld shot, but the support of a tripod .
All Carbon 6X tripods and monopods use a six-crossed multilayer tube that's 30 percent lighter without sacrificing strength and stability.