Category Archives: Friends of Joby

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, […]

Fantastic bundle of Mac Apps from MacPhun

Save over 80% on the 7 must-have Mac apps from our friends at MacPhun! Snapheal, Cashculator, Swift Publisher, Tunes Cleanee, Tembo & Photo Movie Maker Pro. Get it for $19.99 (worth $ 164.99). Available till May 16 only so get on it quick and start getting creative with your photos and videos!

How to Transform your iPhoneography with *safesolvent

We sent our new GripTight GorillaPod Magnetic smartphone tripod to a few of our favorite Instagrammers, asked them to give it a whirl and then share their photos and experience here on the blog. First up, JOBY Pro Martin Reisch. Martin has been shooting with a GorillaPod for years and his long distance self-portrait photos […]

Hike Through Te Araroa with Olivier Moly and his GorillaPod

Hankering for a getaway, but stuck at the office? Us too! Thankfully, our friend Olivier Moly is on a grand adventure hiking a 3000 km long trail called Te Araroa in New Zealand and you can follow along! Check out his site Hike Through Te Araroa where he posts updates and beautiful photography for a […]

GripTight & FX Photo Studio Pro Giveaway!

We’ve partnered with our friends at FX Photo Studio to bring you an awesome GripTight iPhone Stand giveaway, plus a chance to get the newly updated FX Photo Studio Pro for Mac for FREE! Here’s how to WIN! 1. Take & edit a photo using FX Photo Studio for iPhone or non-Pro for Mac 2. […]

CineMoco by Cinetics on Kickstarter!

Our friends at Cinetics are at it again, inventing awesome video gadgets that help you create feature-film style videos without the feature film budget! The newest in their suite of awesome gear is CineMoco—a motor controlled dolly and slider for video and timelapse photography. They just launched on Kickstarter and have already reached their goal, […]

Just launched! miniSkates for GorillaPod SLR Zoom by Cinetics

Our friends at Cinetics —the creators of CineSkates and CineSquid—have launched another great video product! Their miniSkates attach to our GorillaPod SLR Zoom and are designed for compact cameras and camera phones. Check out the new miniSkates in action in this demo video!   miniSkates Video Dolly from Cinetics on Vimeo. miniSkates, a smaller version CineSkates, are […]

Galileo Time-Lapse Demo

A few weeks ago we shared Galileo—the newest brainchild of JOBY Founder JoeBen Bervirt and JOBY Alum Josh Guyot. In case you missed it, Galileo is a revolutionary, iOS-controlled robotic iPhone platform with infinite spherical rotation capability. Just swipe your finger on the screen of your iPad or other iOS device and Galileo reacts, orienting your […]

Everyday, Up Close with Amanda Jasnowski

Ohio-based photographer Amanda Jasnowski shoots an inspiring mixture of film and digital photography. Her work has recently been featured by the Impossible Project and she is a contributor to Fixation Magazine. Also very active on Instagram, we caught up with Amanda to talk about her approach to iPhoneography, her inspirations and her tips for improving how we capture our everyday lives. […]

Tips from a Pro: Iconic iPhone Self-Portraits

This month on the JOBY Blog, we’re all about iPhoneography. We think phonography is totally rad—three cheers for creative expression on the go! Plus, nothing beats a lightweight and decent camera that you always have with you.  We put our heads together with some other phone photography experts to bring you tips and tricks, awesome […]