Manfrotto TwistGrip clamp at a glance:

If you plan to travel light and use your smartphone to take a few pictures over the summer, the Manfrotto TwistGrip smartphone clamp is worth a look.

Devised for users interested in smartphone photography, the TwistGrip allows you to clamp smartphones (with a width of 80mm or less) and mount them to any support or accessory that features a 1⁄4in thread connection. It is perfect for the times when you might like to attempt a time-lapse, long exposure or family group shot.

Made of aluminium, the Manfrotto TwistGrip features an easy-to-use twist movement and a locking knob to secure your smartphone – just make sure you don’t unscrew the locking knob too far otherwise you’ll find yourself picking it up off the floor. Super slim, sturdy and well made, the TwistGrip is an essential accessory for anyone wanting to take full advantage of a smartphone’s photographic capabilities.