Tag Archive: Mounts


Best iPhone tripods and mounts for photographers

In a few weeks, my partner and I are heading to London and Iceland for a two-week vacation. While London definitely isn’t a first for us, Iceland is. This trip also marks another important first for me: It’s the very first time I’m leaving my DSLR at home. I’ll be relying solely on my iPhone […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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iDreamed A Dream: Philly Theatre Mounts Steve Jobs The Musical

Here’s an idea: take one subject like tech with a massive built-in fanbase, and another — like Broadway musicals — with a similarly rabid audience. Put them together and what do you get? Well, the hope is obviously for a… Read more ›     

HitCase: The “Indestructible” iPhone Camera Case Now Mounts To Roll-Bars And Handlebars

Remember the Hitcase? It’s the “virtually indestructible” iPhone case that our own video jockey Michael Steeber checked out at this years CES. Now you can buy not only the case itself, but a range of neat-o accessories which let you put the thing on bike handlebars and car… Tubes?

The Hitcase Pro is a $ 130 ruggedised case with a wide-angle lens that gives the iPhone inside a 170˚ view of the action.  [Read More…]

Jackpod Mounts iPhone On Tripod Using Headphone Socket

Yeah yeah I know. Another damn iPhone tripod mount. And on Kickstarter no less. I hear you: “Come on Sorrel, you handsome beast you1. Can’t you pick something new to write about?”

Well, cynical but smart reader — this one’s different. I promise. And it’ll work with pretty much any camera-phone ever.

The Jackpod, which is coincidentally what Aussie superstar Hugh Jackman (height 6′ 2″, age 44) calls his pussy palace, is pretty  [Read More…]

TabMount Mounts Tablets On Tripods

What could possibly be dorkier than taking photos with your iPad? Taking those same photos with your iPad on a tripod, that’s what. So if you’re wearing a polo shirt and chinos, and have a phone holster on your belt, then this is for you: The iStabilizer tabMount.

As it’s name suggests, the tabMount works with any tablet. It’s a sprung jaw, much like that smaller iStabilizer mount for phones, which opens to the size  [Read More…]

Pressure Mounts from US Lawmakers to Block AT&T Takeover of T-Mobile

For several weeks, speculation about US lawmakers intervening in the proposed AT&T takeover of T-Mobile had largely died down. But this morning, Capitol Hill is buzzing with chatter of the pending $39 billion deal following yesterday’s impassioned comments from Sen. Herb Kohl, chair of the Senate�s Antitrust Subcommitteee. �I have concluded that this acquisition, if permitted to proceed, would likely cause substantial harm to competition and consumers, would be contrary to antitrust law and not in  [Read More…]