A Tiny Flexible Tripod For Perching Your Smartphone Anywhere

No one makes a more flexible, more adaptable, more articulated camera tripod than Joby with its Gorillapod line. But the latest addition, the incredibly compact MPod Mini, is actually specifically designed to hold your smartphone for hands-free skyping, movie watching, reading, or other prolonged activities. » 8/20/13 11:23am 8/20/13 11:23am

Joby GripTight Micro Stand Review: This Little Smartphone Tripod Is…

Smartphone cameras aren't designed for fine photography. But you still need a tripod now and then, to hold a phone for a family photo or keep a shot steady in the dark. Here's a nifty solution from Joby, maker of the mighty GorrillaPod flexible tripods. » 10/24/12 2:00pm 10/24/12 2:00pm

Joby Ultrafit Slingstrap Review: Focus on Getting a Shot, Not Adjusting…

Carry a camera? If it's too big to fit in a pocket, then you need a strap. There are hundreds of adequate options, including the strap that comes with your camera. But you would be surprised at the difference a better strap can make. Allow Joby's new UltraFit Sling Strap to show you the way. » 10/19/12 12:40pm 10/19/12 12:40pm

Wee Tripods Cling To Your Camera Bottom

I always forget my tripod, so I have a collection of stupid MySpace-style shots from all over the world. These new Joby tripods collapse down nearly flat beneath your camera so you can keep them connected all the time. » 9/28/11 8:00am 9/28/11 8:00am

The Best Photo Gear Deals Money Can Buy

Popular Photo has gone and drummed up 28 of the best deals for photography-related gear. Cameras, lenses, flashes, bags, storage mediums, etc. If you're looking to up your photo game, here's the place to start. » 9/02/11 8:00pm 9/02/11 8:00pm

Joby's iPad Case Strikes Many Poses

Considering Joby came up with the Gorillapod, it's no huge surprise that their combination iPad case/stand has a pretty interesting design. Made from lightweight aluminum, Ori will let your iPad rest virtually every which way, and protect it afterwards. » 1/04/11 8:40pm 1/04/11 8:40pm

The GorillaMobile Yogi Will Twist and Bend to Hold Your iPad Just How…

Whether you need your iPad to sit on your desk or against your knee, the GorillaMobile Yogi will twist, bend, wrap, and prop itself up however necessary to firmly hold your gadget just right. » 1/04/11 1:50pm 1/04/11 1:50pm

The Best Reviews of the Year

2010 was a great year for gadgets. It's always a great year for gadgets! Let's re-live it a little, shall we? Check out some of the best, worst, and oddest of the year. » 1/01/11 10:00am 1/01/11 10:00am

Guaranteed Awesome Gifts For the Home Movie Maverick

We may not all be professional videographers, but the world needs its neighborhood auteurs. Whoever that person is capturing memories at 60 frames per second, these are the gifts for them. » 11/17/10 1:00pm 11/17/10 1:00pm

Lightning Review: Joby Gorillatorch Blade Tactical Flashlight

LED flashlights are the torch to carry these days, but instead of strapping them to your body, would they be more useful with magnetic hugging legs? Joby's Gorillatech Blade aims to find out. » 11/15/10 4:40pm 11/15/10 4:40pm

Joby's Newest Gorillamobile Means Smooth Shooting on Your iPhone 4

Want tripod action on your iPhone 4? Joby has you covered, with a bumper and stand that'll keep films and photos away from jittery hands. The bumper's rails slide onto the tripod two ways, for either portrait or landscape orientation. » 11/09/10 2:00pm 11/09/10 2:00pm

Gorillapod Video Spells the End of Shaky Pocket Cam Shots

Joby's Gorillapod Video lets your shake-prone pocket cam cling to nearby pipes, table legs, or skinny trees. Because not every video you shoot with your Flip or Kodak PlaySport or whatever has to be shaky. » 9/22/10 10:45am 9/22/10 10:45am

Gorillatorch Review: A Lamp with a Magnetic Personality

We've all heard of Joby's renowned Gorillapods, the tough, highly flexible ball socket tripods that fit everything from dSLRs to PSPs. The Gorillatorch takes this same basic idea and pops on magnet feet and a bright LED head. » 9/15/09 5:40pm 9/15/09 5:40pm

Gorillatorch Is So Smart and Cute I Want to Adopt a Dozen

Here is one of the most brilliant ideas in a long time: The Gorillatorch, a combination of a LED light source and the classic Gorillapod wrappable legs with "super-strong magnetic feet." Looking at the gallery, this critter seems alive: » 8/18/09 4:00pm 8/18/09 4:00pm

Joby's Gogo is Grippy Gorillapod Tripod for All Your Portable Gear

Joby's taken it's mighty camera-supporting flexible tripod the Gorillapod » 9/05/08 4:05am 9/05/08 4:05am and tweaked it to support more than just cameras and lenses. The new Go-Go has interchangeable adapters at its tip, meaning it's good for nearly all your portable gear. There's still the standard camera tripod mount, but now it also comes with a…

PMA 07: Joby Gives GorillaPod a Dose of Growth Hormone

Joby introduced a new member of the GorillaPod family at PMA 2007, the GorillaPod Solo. Instead of a tripod, it's just got one long leg that can wrap securely around much larger objects than the original versions can. » 3/08/07 8:35am 3/08/07 8:35am

Joby Announces Zivio Bluetooth Headset

Joby, of Gorillapod fame, has announced a Bluetooth headset called Zivio. The Zivio is a Bluetooth headset that is ultra-lightweight and includes a small retractable microphone. It is constructed of a alloy and the entire unit weighs 13 grams. It is rechargeable via USB and can run for 10 hours of talk-time or 12.5… » 1/10/07 3:04pm 1/10/07 3:04pm