Portable solutions for your jittery video

Shooting with phone/cameras gives you jittery video if you hand hold it.  iPhone is no exception and you already know this.  Many times there is no opportunity to fit your phone into a special frame holder that allows you to mount it on the tripod. It’s just way too much hassle, right?

We have a cool rig for you here. Now you can shoot those ‘Pro’ videos you always wanted! We tested these rigs with many different phone/cameras. They all work with our BlackWing portable platform.

This is how it looks without the cell-phone at normal position. You can use it in this setting, but you should adjust it as described in the next panel >>>>>

When you hold the hand-grip, the clip should be turned parallel to your field of vision.

This is the most comfortable position for your wrist to hold the hand-grip.

Take a look at the pictures below. The cell-phone is moved to the left of the center. This gives you an easier view of the screen and additional support with your left hand, if needed. You may also find buttons on the top where the clip’s clamping action may trigger it. Look for a spot where the clip can hold the phone without pressing any button.

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You can hold your cell-phone with one hand, but it is much steadier if you gently support it with your left hand.  

Notice the WRIST is in a NATURAL position this way. The unit may not look symmetrical, but this is the correct way to use the product. Experiment, fine tune the angle and position to suit you better.

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$28.00
(Phone not included)

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* Camera and accessory shown in the images not included with purchase of BlackWing platform.

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A quick note for those who use our BW-HG2 or HG3 portable rig.

You already have the hand-grip and the clip as shown on the right. Would you like to mount it on a ball joint so you can adjust it in any angle?

Optional balljoint for your HG-2 model

Fotosafariproducts.com is the only company makes this custom item

$14.95

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Secure clip for your wide cell phones or mini-tablets. Opens up to 4” (100mm) wide, mounts on standard tripod 1/4-20 screws

Desktop Kickstand for your Phone

Same style as above, minus the tripod mount.

Data and charging cable

(Phone, cable not included)

Tilt for better view

$10.95
Balljoint

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$9.95

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(Lower 48 States)

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(Phone, cable not included)

Tripod mount

Ergonomic hand support design for extended shooting

Vertical

Horizontal

Phone, clip, handgrip not included.