JOBY Launches GorillaPod Mobile Rig for Pro-Grade Mobile Videos

JOBY adds new GorillaPod Mobile Rig into the slew of rigs for smartphone videographers to choose from.

Heads up, vloggers, content creators, and YouTube stars! JOBY, the makers of the original GorillaPod flexible tripod, introduced its new GorillaPod Mobile Rig today to help you create pro-grade videos with your smartphone. This new tripod accessory offers the same flexibility and versatility of the original GorillaPod, with the added functionality of mounting additional devices for your movie-making needs.

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Holiday 2012: Recommended Tripods (No Matter What Your Needs)

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Unless your hands are as stable as a turntable, you would benefit from employing a tripod. For the longest time I shunned tripods because I thought they would cramp my style and freedom. Freedom is popular these days and I didn’t want to hand it over to a silly, three-legged device.

But it turns out tripods can really help certain types of photography. Landscape is one of them, so is portraiture. Products, architecture…just about everything except underwater (although I was tempted to try that on my last trip to Hawaii). If you’re thinking of picking up a tripod or two, let me give you some suggestions based on pocketbook size and intended use. Options listed here range from $3 to $1550.

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