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The world’s most compact tripods for photographers and filmmakers


Get steady shots in tight spots where standard tripods can never go.

Its Flat

It’s Flat

Fits in your bag

Its Strong

It’s Strong

Holds heavy cameras and lights

It's Stable

It’s Stable

As solid as the surface it’s on


Why Platypod?


Ideal for low-angle photography

Get the lowest possible camera placement for low-angle photography

Narrow spots

Excels in tight and unusual spaces

Fit into tighter and narrower spots than any other camera supports

Camera Bag

Light and discreet

Effortlessly slips into the side or back pocket of camera bags without sacrificing room for a lens or flash

max is compatible with any ball head

Compatible with most ball heads.

Patented tool free design allows compatibility with 3/8-16 ball heads. See if your equipment is compatible.


We believe the best tools can come in the smallest packages. 

There is no other product on the market that offers the strength, durability, adaptability and ease of use in such a compact frame. You will never have to leave a piece of equipment behind to make room for your Platypod.

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Used by 20,000+ photographers worldwide

It is the smallest, (most) lightweight, most cleverly designed camera support out there period
— Scott Kelby // Kelbyone
I love its small size. There is really no reason not to have it
— Richard Harrington // Photofocus