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Joby Gorillapod Tripods

5/5 (1 Reviews)


Product Description

A unique, compact camera support - the Joby Gorillapod firmly secures your camera to just about anything — anywhere and everywhere! Each Gorillapod is made up of 30 or more fully articulating ball-and-socket joints. You can bend and twist them into any shape, and they'll always keep your camera steady! The Gorillapod comes in three sizes: Gorillapod SLR-ZOOM, Gorillapod Original, and Gorillapod SLR.


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User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Matt Matcuk a Expert

Date Reviewed: August 17, 2010

Strengths:    -- inexpensive
-- light
-- adaptable
-- has a tiny, quick-release mounting plate that can be locked to tripod
-- can be used as a toy in situations of emergency boredom


Weaknesses:    -- wouldn't put anything other than a little point-and-shoot camera on it

Bottom Line:   
Tiny, featherweight, infinitely adaptable, this little gorillapod will allow you to use any imaginable object or surface as a mount for your point-and-shoot. I have used it on car roofs, fence rails, tree limbs, handlebars and rafters. Weighs about as much as an energy bar and fits into a cyclist's jersey pocket almost as easily.

P.S. I'm an actual consumer (not a corporate shill)

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Duration Product Used:   21+ years

Price Paid:    $25.00

Similar Products Used:   -- none

Type of photography:   Outdoor



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Gorillapod in action

Remember from the PMA coverage, they were putting out Gorillapods on the stairs? I don't think they lasted until the doors opened, in fact they were being taken even before they put the cameras on them! So I decided to try one out, on the steering wheel (while parked of course) for the flag shot, a ... Read More »

The Gorillapod

I'll admit it, these little guys seemed a little gamey to me at first. But as soon as I began to play around with them my imagination quickly opened up to all the real-world applications these guys offered. I am now looking forward to my first opportunity to use my new Gorillapod! The Gorillapod ... Read More »

Utrapod II or Gorillapod

I do a lot of mountaing biking, and I'm intrested in a 3pod that I can take with me. I was looking at the Ultrapod II which sounds pretty good and small, suitable for what I want. But when I entered the REI site, I also saw the Gorillapod, which sounds even better. But, I just don't know if someo ... Read More »

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