Joby Gorillapod SLR Zoom Camera Tripod
Easy to use, lightweight and waterproof tripod system lets you get extra stable footage in all conditions. This system is how we get some of the great footage we have captured with the GoPro and the MacroMate Mini. This is great addition to every camera bag, especially for the shooter on the go.
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Overview / Product Description
Designed for DSLRs with zoom lenses, camcorders or external flashes, weighing up to 3 kg | 6.6lbs.
Add an optional all head with quick release clip and bubble level for even more versatility! Setup quickly, fine tune adjust shots or easy switch between portrait and landscape orientations.
Securley mount cameras or tripod heads with universal stainless steel 1/4"-20 tripod screw or included 3/8" adapter.
Portable, lightweight and made from the best-in-class materials! Fits easily in your camera bag without adding extra weight, yet durable enough to withstand years of use.
Flexible, wrappable legs allow you to secure your secure your camera almost anywhere, indoors or out!
Rubberized ring and foot grips provide stability on uneven terrain, and grip securely when wrapping around branches or poles.
|Designed For||DSLRs with Zoom Lenses, Camcorders, Mics, Off-Camera Flashes|
|Max Weight Load||3.0 Kilograms||6.6 Pounds||105 Ounces|
|Product Weight||0.19 Kilograms||0.42 Pounds||6.7 Ounces|
|Product Dimensions||H: 25 cm | 9.8 in||W: 6 cm | 2.4 in||D: 6 cm | 2.4 in|
|Connection Point||"-20 standard tripod mount or " with included adapter.|
How to Use GorillaPod SLR-Zoom
Attach GorillaPod or Ballhead Quick-Release Plate
Start screwing the tripod or quick-release plate into the bottom of your camera. Use a coin to securely tighten down the screw. Make sure one GorillaPod leg or the quick release plate is in line with your camera lens for fast and easy setup.
Stabilize Left and Right Sides with Two Legs
Secure one leg to the left of your camera, and then secure one leg to the right of your camera. By positioning one leg to the left and one to the right, you prevent the camera from slipping sideways. The broader the stance of your GorillaPod SLR-Zoom, the sturdier it will be.
Prevent Camera from Moving Forward or Backward
The third tripod leg should be used to prevent the camera from slipping forwards or backwards due to the weight of your camera and camera lens. By positioning one leg directly underneath your lens, you prevent your camera from drooping, slipping or sliding forward or backward. The broader the stance of your GorillaPod on uneven surfaces, the more stable it will be.
Secure on Vertical Poles
Wrap one leg around the front of the pole, wrap the second leg around the back of the pole, and position the third leg in an arc directly below the lens with the foot of the tripod perpendicular the pole. This will counterbalance the weight of your camera. Take care to make sure your lens is supported when wrapping your GorillaPod around trees and poles.
Make Fine Tune Adjustments Using the Ballhead
Once the GorillaPod legs are secure, loosen the knob on the SLR-Zoom Ballhead. Fine-tune the position of your camera to perfectly frame your subject with one hand supporting your camera and one hand on the adjustment knob. Be sure to glance at the bubble level to make sure your shot is level. Once the correct position is achieved, tighten the adjustment knob to secure your DSLR.
Attach a Flash to Your GorillaPod
You can also mount your off-camera flash to GorillaPod SLR-Zoom via our SLR-Zoom Flash Clip. GorillaPod SLR-Zoom provides the extra set of hands you need to light your next photo shoot, indoors or out. Because it can wrap itself almost anywhere and you can easily adjust the light's position, it is certainly more adaptable than a traditional light stand!
Spike Feet for Stability on Rough Terrain
When paired with your GorillaPod SLR-Zoom, our spike feet provide an even sturdier anchor on difficult terrain. They are perfect for shooting with a zoom or macro lens, especially in windy conditions or when your GorillaPod SLR-Zoom is placed on soft surfaces like dirt or snow.