JOBY GorillaPod Overview
The black/red GorillaPod Starter Kit from Joby has a ball and socket design with flexible legs that can stand, wrap, and hold onto various surfaces. The 3 oz pocket- and travel-size support folds to a length of 5.8″, and it is constructed from ABS plastic and stainless steel. The kit comes with five interchangeable accessory mounts, including a 1/4″-20 threaded camera mount, cold shoe mount, GoPro mount, smartphone clamp, and flashlight/microphone mount, lending itself to different photo and video applications. The GorillaPod can support small cameras and smartphones weighing up to 0.7 lb.
- The tripod’s ball-and-socket design enables you to stand it on any surface or wrap and hold onto any tree branch or railing you can find.
- The 3 oz pocket- and travel-size support folds to a length of 5.8″.
- The GorillaPod is constructed from ABS plastic and stainless steel.
- The 1/4″-20 threaded camera mount allows you to thread on a compact camera or other accessories with the same size socket.
- The cold shoe mount enables you to slide in a speedlight to use off camera while photographing a subject
- The GoPro mount provides a stable support for an action camera.
- The smartphone clamp has a Tightening Shock Cord grip that you pull on to hold smartphones with screens up to 6″ and that weigh up to 0.7 lb.
- The flashlight/microphone mount is a spring-loaded grip with TPE rubber pads to hold these accessories with diameters between 18 and 32mm.