How to Combine Your Phone or Tablet With Your DSLR
Have you ever dreamed of a bigger screen on your camera? Or a teleprompter for your home studio? Know we found the easiest, most affordable way to upgrade your DSLR or mirrorless camera with all the capabilities of your mobile device. Camlet Mount. Check this out.
Combine & control your Camera with a Smartphone/Tablet – For DSLR, GoPro, Indie Video & iPhone Photography gear. Get Your Kit Together!
With your phone or tablet Camlet Mounted on your camera and connected through one of the many apps available, you can make your DSLR camera live-view touchscreen controlled and internet-enabled. We hope you’ll love the benefits of this uniquely adjustable mount, and let it take your photography and videography to the next level!
The easiest way to enhance your DSLR or mirrorless camera with all the capabilities of your mobile device.
With your phone or tablet Camlet Mounted on your camera, you can effectively create atouchscreen, internet-enabled live-view for your DSLR. Read on to discover how using Camlet Mount together with many of the third-party apps available to control, edit and share your photos can make the most of all the devices you already own, and take your photography and videography to the next level!
1. Enables easier use of Apps to:
- instantly upload or share
2. Multi-angle adjustment
Move into a lower position for video & forward-facing is perfect for video blogging or pro-quality selfies
3. Securely & safely grips – with quick attachment & release
Camlet Mount comes with two different sizes of holder, which adjust to fit different phones and tablets of screen size up to around 7″-8″. We’ve designed these holders to be easily interchangeable. Swap from a phone on one shoot to a tablet on the next – or from minute to minute!
4. Large-screen live-view & video monitoring
No expensive extra monitor required! Instead you can use your mobile device to review images more clearly, change settings quicker & easier
5. Lightweight & portable
Folds down onto the camera ready for action, and retain normal use of your camera and strap
6. Fits any DSLR or mirrorless camera with a standard hot shoe.
Use single-handed or with your tripod
7. DSLR Filmmaking: Low-cost setup for DSLR Indie shooters
Use the Camlet Mount with a video bracket or handle for optimum DSLR video shooting (for stability, and use with mic or other accessories) – A low cost alternative for DSLR Indie filmmaking using your tablet as a crystal clear HD monitor
8. Smartphone Photography
Use the Camlet Mount on its own and attach to any tripod for regular smartphone and tablet photography, without a DSLR
9. Use with your GoPro!
Use the Camlet Mount with your GoPro Hero + GoPro App, in a multitude of different setups and positions
Camlet Mount is the physical hardware mount only, used for attaching your two devices, and provides a highly positionable and secure mounting option for your phone or tablet.
As mentioned, you will need to use a third-party App to connect your devices – however we are including the connection cable for Android devices (with Canon/Nikon DSLRs). Apple iOS devices must connect through a Wifi option as shown above – A wired connection with iOS is not possible at present.
Camlet Mount doesn’t currently have its own app, but instead leverages the wealth of apps and connectivity already available – for Canon, Nikon and other brands. Check out our suggested app list here: www.camletmount.com/applist. For specific camera-mobile device compatibility please see the guides of each of these specific apps at their respective websites (for example the DSLR Contoller App guide can found here:http://dslrcontroller.com/devices.php)
GoPro users can use the official iOS, Android or Windows Phone App with a GoPro Camera.