As a travel content creator, we always look for the best travel accessories available that are sturdy and quality to keep up with our routine. We need products that are reliable and that are easy to use, and as light as possible in our suitcase.
We started recording and producing videos late in our adventures because our first camera was to hold and get a stable shot. Thanks to the advancements in technology our new smartphones, with high camera resolution and has made video recording way easier for us. We knew something was missing from our gear and that is when we decided to try the Gorillapod Mobile Rig.
The Gorillapod Mobile Rig tripod is very versatile allowing us to use the tripod pretty much anywhere. It is perfect when you are traveling alone or when you want to get photos with your partner, record vlogs, youtube content, IG videos, with the added bonus of a tripod. I use it most when traveling with my dogs so we can all take a quick family portrait. This complete review of the Joby Gorillapod Mobile Rig will help you narrow your search for the best mobile rig tripod in the market.
Hold it, Stand it, Wrap it
No matter if your travels take you to major attractions or off the beaten path the Joby Gorillapod is there to help with your photography and video recording. The flexible tripod easily bends together to hold on tightly while vlogging. At the same time, you can stand the legs on any surface for a hands-free shot or wrap the flexible legs around a branch or post for the perfect shot.
No matter where you want to live record or shoot video from, the Gorillapod is there to get every angle or perspective.
The Gorillapod features a secure phone mount which allows you to tilt your phone vertical or landscape or anywhere in-between depending on how you setup the tripod to record.
Accessorize the Gorillapod with Arms
Besides for your phone to record the Gorillapod comes with a shoe mount above the phone, to attach accessories, such as a microphone or a light. There are also two additional arms on the GorillaPod Rig, for a total of three accessory attachments altogether.
There is an additional shoe mount and GoPro attachment to every accessory you need along with the possibility for multiple perspectives, both forwards and in selfie mode.
What is included in the box?
In the box you will find everything you need to take your vlogging content production to the next level.
- GorillaPod ball and socket stand
- GripTight Mount to secure your smartphone
- 2X GorillaPod arms
- 2X cold shoe mounts
- 1X GoPro mount
It is perfect for vloggers and content creators who their phones to create videos and images, to take their content to the next level. Whether you are trying to get the best photoshoot at home or utilize the flexible tripod legs, the Gorillapod Mobile Rig is worth checking out.
The only downside is trying to get the tripod legs perfectly straight again with the multipoint moving legs, but it is not as hard to get a level shot, even on a flat surface.
Ultimate Vlogging Tripod
The Gorillapod Mobile Rig is the perfect complete setup for a vlogging tripod. JOBY also offers a wide range of vlogging accessories, whether you are recording video with a smartphone or camera. Take your YouTube videos to the next level of professionalism with these high-quality additions to your vlogging gear.