This universal cell phone adapter mount makes it a breeze to attach a smartphone to just about any telescope. Don’t get caught without it!
Perhaps you’ve just spotted a once-in-a-lifetime moment through your telescope, but now you’re struggling to figure how to take a picture and capture it forever. Or maybe you’ve always wanted to add a camera adapter to your existing telescope but the cost was just adapter rings, fittings, camera mounts, and the digital camera were just too high.
You can capture that once-in-a-lifetime image without an expensive camera or fancy mounts. Imagine being able to send your images directly from the eyepiece into the camera lens of your smartphone, so that you can view the image directly on the screen. Just attached the phone to the universal adapter, activate your camera app (still photo or video), and you’ll have the telescopic images projected into your app so that you can record exactly what you see on the screen… Wow!
It seems like everyone has a cell phone nowadays. And the features and capabilities just keep getting better and better, which includes high-resolution front and rear-facing cameras. Now you can easily and inexpensively take advantage of the cameras that are built into your phone with this device.
The universal adapter mount has a large width range: 54mm-90mm. It fits the iPhone 5, 5S, 6, 6S, 7 and 7 Plus. Also compatible with Samsung, Sony, Motorola, LG, HTC, and many other brands.
There are two sizes available:
This universal cell phone adapter mount is compact size 1.4″ x 3.2″ x 6.2″ (LWH) that won’t take up a lot of space in your gear bag, and it is very lightweight only 5.8 ounces!
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