Category Archives: Camera Straps

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 […]

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 […]

UltraFit Sling Strap is an IDSA Design Award Finalist!

Hurray! We’re happy to announce that our UltraFit Sling Strap is a finalist in the IDSA Industrial Design Awards! It is a big honor to be featured and we think this proves that our sling strap is without a doubt the best one out there.  A big congratulations to our awesome design and engineering team! You […]

Better Lighting Setups for Action Sports Photography

Photographer John Rathwell is an action sports photographer based in Ontario, Canada. Long hikes, wild weather conditions and tight set ups are all in a days work for John. We caught up with him to chat about how he uses his GorillaPod SLR-Zoom and  GorillaPod Focus on a typical shoot.  Three-fingered Assistants With more and more […]

Use your camera strap with your camera tripod!

After our UltraFit Sling Strap launch, a good number of customers told us that they also wanted to use their camera strap with their tripod without having to unscrew the strap. So, we started looking for universal quick release tripod plates on the market to point our customers to. But we were surprised at how […]

Win our new gear, plus awesome prints from CanvasPop!

We’ve hooked up with CanvasPop to put together an amazing prize pack including some of our best new goodies for both mobile photographers and the DSLR crew. Prize Pack Includes: • GripTight GorillaPod Stand • GripTight Micro Stand • UltraFit Sling Strap • 3-Way Camera Strap •  20″ x 30″ CanvasPop canvas print Rules: • Winner must reside in the continental USA or […]

How to Scout in Crowded Cities, plus UltraFit Sling Strap Review!

Professional travel photographer Elia Locardi shares how he scouts and shoots in busy European Cities with his favorite gear configurations, including the new UltraFit Sling Strap! Learn how to scout and shoot in very crowded cities, plus check out a great review of our new strap and enjoy some awesome photography of Venice from Elia […]