Gorillapod Focus Is Muscled-Up Bendy Tripod for Hefty Cameras

As well as tweaking its Gorillapod flexible gripping tripod design in the Gogo » 9/24/08 5:08am 9/24/08 5:08am model, to support all sorts of gadgets, Joby's now applied some real beefing-up techniques to its original camera-tripod version and created the Gorillapod Focus, designed for heavier camera gear. Made from aluminum so it weighs just 1.1…

Sony Intros HVR-V1U HDV Pro Camcorder, Filmmakers Ogle Its 24p-ness

Sony's HVR-V1U HDV camcorder was on display at a special touchy-feely roll-out event in New York this afternoon, and Gizmodo was there for a quick hands-on. Sony presented a refined HDV camcorder that mid-level video production pros and filmmakers will snap right up. This is the higher-end, also-CMOS-totin' big brother … » 9/19/06 5:30pm 9/19/06 5:30pm