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How to Take Slow Shutter Photos of Water with Chris Burkard

Chris Burkard is a California-based travel and surf photographer. As a staff  photographer for Surfer Magazine, he spends a lot of time taking photos in and around the water. After just a few minutes of looking at Chris’ work, you can tell that his love for the ocean runs deep. Today, Chris shares one of […]

How to Shoot Fireworks with Your Phone

With Independence Day upon us, I thought it only proper to give a quick tutorial about the how to best capture the fireworks displays that will be shooting up all over the USA. You don’t want to miss the shot because you’re fumbling with your iPhone or Galaxy SIV, right? So here we go … 1. Don’t […]

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 […]

Get GripTight GorillaPod & GripTight Micro in Your Favorite Color!

We’re happy to announce that our GripTight GorillaPod Stand and GripTight Micro Stand are now available in a rainbow of colors! You’ll be able to choose your favorite color to match your  your personality, your outfit or your phone case! Our GripTight GorillaPod is our signature flexible tripod for your smartphone. It fits most bestselling smartphones, […]

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 […]

Introducing … GripTight GorillaPod Magnetic!

GripTight GorillaPod Magnetic is your iPhone or Android’s new BFF. Even more versatile than our GorillaPod Stand because of the addition of super strong magnets in the feet, you’ll be hard pressed to find something you can’t postion it on! Plus, the innovative design of our GripTight Mount means that GripTight Magnetic fits most smartphones […]

Enter the “Life is Fun!” Photo Contest

Our friends at MacPhun are hosting a photo contest! Enter your “Life is Fun” photo for a chance to win over $2000 in prizes, including JOBY GripTights! Submit your photos via MacPhun apps from February 18 to March 18, 2013. Check the details here and enter today!  

12 Days of Giveaways! Last day to enter!

GorillaPods love to party and we think there is no better way to ring in the holiday season than with lots of awesome giveaways! For twelve days starting December 3rd, we’re giving away a different prize every day! Prizes include all of our new products like the GripTight iPhone & Android tripods and Camera Straps,  plus some great gear from Cinetics and Olloclip and GorillaPod […]

JOBY Makes Camera Straps Kick Ass!

We’re excited to announce the launch of our new line of JOBY Camera Straps for DSLRs and compact system cameras! It’s been a while since we’ve ventured into a completely new genre of camera accessories, and we’d forgotten how fun it is to let our JOBY design and engineering team loose on something rather dull (camera straps) and […]

April JOBY Team Photo Contest

We’ve got quite the talented team here at JOBY and a few months ago I decided to test their skills with a monthly photography contest. Each month features a new theme, folks submit their best work, then we vote for our favorites. Now that spring has sprung here in San Francisco, I decided a Color […]