Top 10 Best Smartphone Camera Rigs (2020)
Technology today has allowed smartphone cameras to produce elegant, beautiful, and vivid images. Although smartphone cameras are good, they still can’t provide epic professional kind of photos and videos that dedicated cameras do. Camera rigs and grips are essential tools to capture photos, videos, and filmmaking.
A List of Top 10 Best Smartphone Camera Rigs in 2020
Shoulderpod Handle Grip for Smartphone
Shoulderpod S2 is a portable handle grip that comes with a tripod stand. It also has a handle for filmmakers and a stand for travelers. It fits most mobile phones and is made with quality materials that are lifetime durable.
- Adjustable to fit your Smartphone
- 3 in 1 quality grip
- Secure with rubber pads
- Professional tripod stand
This award-winning product is mainly created with kids in mind. It is made with a rubber grip in the shape of a traditional camera, including a shutter button. It is cheap, and it will keep your phone safe from drops with all the rubbery material used.
- Child resistant latches
- Comes with screen protection
- Dirt protection
- Connects to WIFI
- Has no Bluetooth connectivity
This device transforms your Smartphone to a professional camera as soon as you attach it. It uses a tensioned grip that can connect to many phone brands. It is comfortable to use and comes with a Bluetooth shutter button.
- Tripod stand support
- One hand control
- Bluetooth shutter button
Adonit Photogrip Qi
The photograph takes a lot of power, and they drain batteries fast, but with Adonit, you don’t have to worry about your battery because it comes with its battery plus it will charge yours as well. This rig is very cool looking and very practical as you can remove the shutter and use it remotely.
- Weight is around 130 g
- Made from silicone rubber
- Has a removable shutter
- 3000mah battery
Pictar Mark II
This rig allows the user to have unprecedented control. Pictar comes with a beautiful, user-friendly app. It comes with a smart wheel for switching presets and shooting modes. It’s accessories also includes a zoom ring.
- Exposure lock
- Shutter button
- Compatible with Android and IOS
- Zoom ring
Shoulderpod X1 Pro Rig for Smartphones
This is an advanced production rig based on the Shoulderpod S2 best suited for video bloggers or mobile journalists. It was made in Barcelona from polymers and sapeli wood. It comes with two handles that are similar to the S2.
- Modular system(can be modified)
- Compatible with other photo equipment
- Mic available
Joby GorillaPod Mobile Rig (JB01533-BWW)
The camera rig is made with content creators in mind. You can attach your Smartphone, mics, and lights with the rig. Vloggers can stand it or grip it with ease. It also includes two cold shoe mounts.
- Switch portrait to landscape mode
- Can add up to three devices
- GripTight mount which can be locked
K Multimedia iKlip A/V Broadcast Audio/Video Mount & Pre-Amp For Smartphones
The emphasis with iKlip is audio quality for broadcast professionals who work on the go. It can be mounted on a standard tripod, and users can plug their preferred microphones. It has dedicated support for a wireless receiver.
- Wireless mic receivers
- Adequate room to mount more accessories
- Thread to attach a tripod stand easily
DREAMGRIP Evolution MOJO Universal Transformer Rig for Smartphones
The camera rig has a kit to enhance and improve the quality of videos and photography professionally sufficiently. It can fit all necessary accessories in the rig and can also accommodate a power bank or another Smartphone as a monitor or second camera.
- 36 LED lights
- Pointed gun microphone
- Aluminum rig frame
Beastgrip Universal Lens Adapter
The rig with no limits and sturdy enough for professionals. Almost all smartphones can work with this versatile, designed rig. The Beastgrip is fully adjustable, durable, and uses film industry-standard lens and mounts. You can use it as a simple tripod mount. Universally compatible with most smartphones, this product also works with virtually any camera phone on the market. We like how easy it is to access to phone buttons, USB and charging ports.
- Includes a shoe mount
- Works with or without a phone case
- Five standard supportive mounts
- Modular design with removable lens mount assembly and handle
- Simple and convenient in use, works with or without protective phone case
Good to Know
The above are the best smartphone camera rigs for most people. The rigs and grips are great gear to have for your smartphone video kit.