We’ve seen some inventive camera stabilizers, including the Spiderbrace Camera Stabilizer and the Mini Camera Stand, but how about one that acts as an adhesive device? The Monster Pod uses a “patented viscoelastic polymer base”, which is scientific talk for a special adhering plastic.
While I wouldn’t dare place my expensive DSLR Digital Rebel camera on this thing, a nice little point-and-shoot would work just fine to capture a nice picture without the need of a stranger. Though my mommy says I still shouldn’t be left unattended, so I should have someone with me anyway. Available for $30, or you can make your own out of a tennis ball for practically nothing.� — Andrew Dobrow