Category Archives: Photography

GripTight Winners from #instameetinstanbul!

Last weekend, our friends @gseymas and @tanergungor hosted their first Instameet in Instanbul, Turkey!  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 #instameetinstanbul! Hosting an Instameet in your area? […]

GripTight Winners from #balboaparkinstameet!

Last weekend, our friends @mattderinger_ud, @victoriafletcher7 and @mapoftheearth hosted an Instameet at Balboa Park in San Diego, CA.  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 #balboaparkinstameet! Hosting an […]

Cinetics Gear to Create Pro Video on a Budget

Ever since our friend Justin launched a Kickstarter campaign a few years ago attaching skateboard wheels to the feet of our GorillaPod Focus, we’ve been hooked. In the intervening years, Cinetics grew and added even more awesome products to their product line. Today we’re happy to say that we’ll be featuring their gear for GorillaPod SLR-Zoom and […]

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 […]

How to GorillaTorch Flare for Photo & Video Lighting at Night

Oakland-based photographer/videographer/rock climber Austin Zimmerman used our GorillaTorch Flare 125 to light an awesome video of his recent trip to Yosemite. The great part about using a GorillaTorch on a camping trip? It also doubles as a photo and video light in case you decide to film your friends climbing at night!   High Adventure […]

Photographing Africa alongside Andre Haramboure

We sent our GorillaPod Focus with Ballhead X to photographer Ander Haramboure just before he embarked on a photo expedition to Africa. Below he shares his experience and his tips for how get great photographs with zoom lenses in even the most extreme environments!  First, can you tell us a little bit about how you got into photography? […]

Father’s Day 20% Off Sale! Find Great Gifts for Dad!

We know how tough it can be find a great gift for dad for Father’s Day. Dress shirts are boring, ties are passé, socks are well, socks. This year get your dad a gift that he’ll really put to good use! Plus, from June 1st through June 16th, we’re offering 20% off our favorite gifts […]

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 […]

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!

Phone Photo Contest 2013 Winners & Gallery

Our second annual JOBY Phone Photo Contest was a huge success! We were blown away by the number of entries (763!) and the amazing photographs submitted! You guys sure are a phenomenally talented group! Now without further ado, our winners! First Place: Mt. Fuji by Masakazu Ejiri Second Place: Lines by Altaf Aiali Third Place: Spring Blossom by Steven Sandner Honorable Mentions […]