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GekkoPod mount uses flexible legs to hold your camera in place

It might look like a children’s toy, but what you’re seeing is GekkoPod, a flexible smartphone and camera mount, currently being crowdfunded on Kickstarter.

Already, GekkoPod has amassed roughly $50,000, over three times its initial $15,001 goal, with over 30 days left in the campaign. What sets GekkoPod apart from the many other smartphone and...

Edelkrone releases innovative Flex-Tilt Head for $100

 
 

Edelkrone has released an innovative new tripod head for photographers and videographers. It’s called the Flex-Tilt Head and it features an articulating design for mirrorless cameras and small DSLRs.

The Edelkrone Flex-Tilt Head weighs less than a pound and is no larger than the size of a couple coasters stacked on top...

Be a lens-mount hostage no more: Sigma to let you switch camera brands and keep your lenses


DSLR and mirrorless fans: Have you ever seen a camera announcement for a rival mount, and found yourself considering jumping ship? Chances are, even if the camera you were lusting after was amazing, you still didn't do it.

Third-party lens manufacturer Sigma is about to shake the interchangeable-lens camera industry to its core, offering a...

GoPro goes places you’d never dared, with Redrock Micro’s rugged camera cage


Woodman Labs' tiny little GoProHero3 really is the limpet of the camera world: able to be attached to virtually anything, thanks to an array of available mounts. It's not just the ability to mount your GoPro anywhere that's important, though. Once mounted, it has to be stable enough to shoot usable video, and it doesn't hurt if you're at least...

On the road or under the sea, Hama helps get the picture

Hama's Star Action Camera. Photo provided by Hama Technics Handels GmbH.In the runup to the IFA show in Berlin, which kicks off at the end of August, Germany's Hama GmbH & Co KG has taken the wraps off several new products. The company is debuting several action cameras, masks and goggles with built-in cameras, and a variety of mounting options that let you attach your camera to various objects including vehicles.

Starting with the action cameras,...