It’s not easy to capture yourself on a video camera – and if you want to film yourself – or others – practicing your dance moves maybe, or just have a hands-free video call, there’s a nifty accessory made for you.
Swivl, say the makers, is like having your own personal cameraman (or woman). This is a rotating bases, designed to be used with and iPhone, which can enable it to capture video and take snaps while you stay hands-free.
The Swivl works thanks to a sensor that tracks movement and tells the intelligent base how to rotate or tilt to capture all the action. It also doubles up as an iOS digital microphone, so that you grab sound as well.
The Swivl can be used to take panoramic shots, conduct FaceTime chats and to help you multitask. Use it at parties and you’ll capture some interesting footage as the night goes on! hop it on the kitchen table and you can chat to a friend via FaceTime while you get on with cooking dinner.
The Swivl is compatible with iPhone 4, 4S and 5, iPod Touch (4th and 5th generations) and iPad Mini and costs £179.99 from Find Me a Gift