The Orion SteadyPix Pro smartphone mount is an excellent way to mount your phone to a variety of instruments to take high-quality pictures. Ideal for use with telescopes, microscopes and spotting scopes to capture impressive pictures of the Moon's surface, ringed planet Saturn, Jupiter and its moons, rocks, nature, etc.
The heavy-duty bracket makes it easy to position a point-and-shoot or smartphone camera and reach the optimal focus point - over an eyepiece for high-magnification photography. The smartphone bracket securely grips phones up to 80mm (3.15") wide and of any length.
Eliminate blurry hand-held photos by providing a stable foundation for smartphones and cameras. Clamp fits 1.25" telescope eyepieces with housing diameters between 28mm and 45mm (1.1" to 1.7"). Adapter is not compatible with DSLR cameras.
The rigid Aluminum housing and ABS plastic platform is coupled with X and Y slow-motion controls to accurately position the camera over the eyepiece. The distance from the camera lens to the eyepiece (Z-axis) is controlled by sliding the smartphone clamp in relation to the eyepiece.
The smartphone clamp grips phones up to 80mm (3.15") wide and of any length. It is detachable, featuring its own 1/4" 20tpi tripod thread. Use the clamp to mount your smartphone to camera tripods to reduce vibrations and unwanted jerky movements when taking photos, selfies, and recording videos.