TORONTO, Ontario, Dec. 6, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Take your own self-image underwater with the new rugged, waterproof handheld tripod, the Quik Pod® DSLR (www.quikpod.com/dslr.asp), and a GoPro, Contour or similar waterproof camera. From Fromm Works Inc., the all terrain Quik Pod DSLR extends to 53-inches and weighs only 9 ounces.
Up until now you can only film the action away from you using extreme cameras. The Quik Pod DSLR can be used with all cameras including Go Pro and Contour and any other photo device that has a standard tripod fitting. Not limited to underwater use it is sturdy, lightweight and the perfect travel gadget to allow the photographer to be included in the action. Use underwater, on land or even while hang gliding.
Developed by Fromm Works Inc., this invention allows the photographer to be included and properly centered in photos and videos taken during extreme sports or at gatherings. The user simply holds the extended Quik Pod DSLR with a camera attached and properly framed photos or videos are captured without anyone’s assistance. The camera is activated by self-timer, video mode or optionally by remote control.
There are models for all cameras including DSLR, iPhones, point and shoot, and Android phones. All Quik Pod versions include a handy self-image mirror to line yourself up. All adapt to tabletop tripod use with leg adapters. Includes carry bag, hiking clip and wrist strap. Featured on the Tonight Show, CNN, Today Show and Oprah.
Prices for the Quik Pod start at $19.95. Available online at www.quikpod.com , Amazon, B&H Photo, J&R Computer World, Adorama and in Canada at Henrys.
Protected by U.S. Patent 7,684,694.
About Fromm Works, Inc.:
Fromm Works, Inc. is an invention and design company that has marketed nearly fifty successful commercial products. Company President Wayne Fromm is an inventor and entrepreneur with a number of patented inventions to his credit including such hits as “Disney’s The Beauty and the Beast Talk ‘N View Mirror,” “Crayola’s Color and Show Projector” and “Nestle’s Nesquik Magic Milkshake Maker.”
Fromm Works, Inc.
wayne @ quikpod.com .
Press photos can be downloaded at http://www.quikpod.com/Press.asp .
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Original Story ID: 2011-12-1206-001 (7486) :: 2011-12-1206-001
Original Keywords: Quik Pod DSLR, DSLR, iPhones, point and shoot, and Android phones, scuba photos, GoPro, Contour or similar waterproof camera, underwater sports photography, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, U.S. Patent 7,684,694, Wayne Fromm, gadgets, holiday gifts Fromm Works, Inc. Toronto Ontario, Canada TORONTO, Ontario
Alternate Headline: Quik Pod DSLR lets digital photographers shoot underwater and stay in the action
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