Author Archives: JOBY Inc

Filming Mountain Biking with GorillaPod Hybrid and GoPro

French videographer/mountain biker Luka Bollonjeon uses just a GorillaPod Hybrid and a GoPro to create amazing videos of his rides through the French Alps. He is working on a video series titled Alone where he films himself biking through many different types of terrain. He’s found his GorillaPod to be the perfect companion on these […]

How to Film a Documentary in Remote South America with Xpeditions TV

Meet Jerry and Kathy Willis, the photography/videography masterminds behind Xpeditions TV. They’ve spent years traveling throughout South America, documenting their exploration of amazing, infrequently-visited sites. They share their adventures on their site Xpeditions TV in the form of short documentary films. Because their work takes them to the most remote places, lightweight and adaptable gear […]

A Home Away from Home: JOBY at Galileo Summer Quest

(JOBY Note: This post was written by Jessica Ellis at Galileo Learning which hosts awesome innovation camps for kids. Check ‘em out!) On a warm summer morning in Palo Alto, twenty middle school students are busy at work planning their set for the world’s next great movie, so they proclaim. They are equipped with Pentax adventure cameras, […]

What’s YOUR Angle? New GoPro Mounts & Tripods from JOBY!

We’ve seen our customers do some pretty wild things with their GoPro cameras and our GorillaPod line from the humble GorillaPod Original to the mighty GorillaPod Focus. But we thought that ,you know, we really should be creating products specifically for the action video crowd. I mean, there are only a trillion of them being […]

Behind the Scenes: Creating Album Art

Ashlan Nathens, or ‘scribblegraph’ as he is now known, is an independent artist from Perth, Western Australia. He shared this great video of the behind the scenes process of him creating the album art for singer-songwriter Heather Fay. Not only did he use his GorillaPod SLR-Zoom to film the behind the scenes video, he also […]

New camera straps: Pro Sling Strap and Convertible Neck Strap!

To round out our camera strap family, JOBY launched two new camera straps today! Go pro with the Pro Sling Strap Last year in the fall of 2012, we launched the UltraFit Sling Strap for Men and the UltraFit Sling Strap for Women. We weren’t in camera straps at the time, but we applied JOBY […]

“GorillaQuad” Quadcopter Creates Awesome Aerial Photography

Petr Jan Juračka is a professional science photographer, based at Faculty of Science, Charles University in Prague in the Czech Republic. Every day, he takes on the challenge of taking shots of various objects, from really small microorganisms to aerial shots of large areas. In the latter case, he decided to build an amazing tool—a […]

Enter the Adventure Photo Contest!

Enter your best adventure photo into our Adventure Photo Contest! Win great prizes from JOBY, Lowepro and Outex.   Don’t forget to vote for your favorite photos as well! Enter and vote today!

New JOBY Camera Straps! UltraFit Hand Strap with UltraPlate & DSLR Wrist Strap

Our camera strap family is growing! We’re happy to announce our newest camera straps, the UltraFit Hand Strap with UltraPlate and the DSLR Wrist Strap! Streamlined, versatile and super cool, you’ll have to take one of these puppies home! Introducing the JOBY UltraFit Hand Strap with UltraPlate The UltraFit Hand Strap with UltraPlate combines a streamlined hand strap […]

GripTight Winners from Instameet #IgersJAX in Jacksonville, FL

Last weekend, our friends @igersjax hosted an Instameet in Jacksonville, FL. Instagrammers showed up to hang out, meet new friends and make awesome photos. We chose three of our favorite photos taken during the Instameet to win a GripTight tripod for their phone. Now, without further ado, our winners from #Igersjax_instawalk_2ab!   Hosting an Instameet in […]