JOBY Expands Suite of Mobile Products with New GripTight PRO Video Series for Professional-Grade Smartphone Filming

New Design Features Pan and Tilt Capabilities for Smooth Video Content

Petaluma, Calif. — May 16, 2017 — JOBY announced today the newest series in its flagship GripTight™ line, the GripTight PRO Video Mount and GripTight PRO Video GP Stand. These new solutions increase creative possibilities for any smartphone, featuring pan and tilt functions to seamlessly and fluidly follow the action and capture new angles – without having to carry bulky equipment or position multiple cameras.

"As the sales of our professional-grade, GripTight PRO Series smartphone mounts and stands continue to grow, we are extending the product line with the introduction of GripTight PRO Video," said Tim Grimmer, Vice President of Brand and Product for DayMen, JOBY’s holding company. "These mounts and stands are specifically designed with fluid pan and tilt functionality, perfect for smartphone video and live streaming."

The GripTight PRO Video Mount (US MSRP $49.95) can be used with any smartphone, with or without a case, and attaches to any tripod. Its locking tilt functionality allows for hands-free use. A new anodized aluminum panning arm allows for precise movements and rotates into compact position for easy transport. Constructed of durable stainless steel, anodized aluminum, ABS plastic and TPE rubber, this super-durable design also features locking stainless steel jaws to keep a smartphone secure within TPE grip-pads.

The GripTight PRO Video GP Stand (US MSRP $69.95) pairs the new mount with JOBY’s iconic GorillaPod™ to ignite endless inspiration. The GripTight PRO Video GP Stand’s durable construction includes stainless steel, anodized aluminum, ABS plastic and TPE rubber. Its flexible legs can wrap around objects for unlimited angles and precise composition control, and can be bent to create a handle for selfies, vlogging, or hand-held, on-the-go video. Rubber foot grips provide stability on any surface for crisp content and optimal perspectives. Perfect for recording or live-streaming!

The GripTight PRO Video Mount and GripTight PRO Video GP Stand are the latest additions to JOBY’s growing suite of video options, perfect for vloggers and video content creators. The pan and tilt features bring cell phone videography and vlogging to the next level, providing professional-level results for a polished look and feel. More JOBY video tools can be found at joby.com/activity/photo-video.

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ABOUT JOBY

JOBY changes perspectives with functional and adaptable products for action cam, smartphone, tablet, DSLR, and point and shoot camera users. JOBY redefined the tripod industry a decade ago when it developed the innovative GorillaPod™ flexible tripod. Today, the San Francisco Bay Area-based company continues to create solutions that empower creative, active, and fun lifestyles. For more information, please visit JOBY.com.

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