The Original Gorillapod is the lightest and most versatile camera tripod available today. Featuring over twodozen flexible leg joints that bend and rotate, the Gorillapod will firmly secure your compact digital camerato virtually any surface anywhere and everywhere!The Gorillapod is the ideal camera accessory for photographers on the go. Throw it in your pocket orbackpack and you'll be ready for your next adventure! While the Gorillapod serves all the functions of atraditional camera tripod steadying your camera under low-light conditions, taking timed group shots,etc. it is the only tripod malleable enough to provide you with the perfect shot while wrapped around atree branch, hanging from a pole, or perched on a jagged rock. The possibilities are endless!