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Tips & Tricks

Tips & Tricks

Tips & Tricks

Best iPhone Mount for Shooting Vertical Videos (Ulanzi ST-28 Moment MagSafe)

August 30, 2023

Looking for a great iPhone mount to connect to your tripod or selfie stick? Paul (Detail founder) has tried and tested multiple options and has found the almost perfect one! The Ulanzi ST-28 MagSafe with a small tweak. Mounting your iPhone really helps with creating vertical content from anywhere, hands free. Use it with Detail Duo and you've got a match made in video content creation heaven.



Optimizing Your Mobile Video Setup

Whether you're a seasoned mobile content creator or just looking to capture those stellar moments, having the right equipment can make all the difference. Today, we're diving into two iPhone mounts the Moment MagSafe and the Ulanzi ST-228 nifty DIY hack that will level up your video game, especially if you're using an iPhone.


Moment MagSafe mount

The Moment MagSafe mounts can be a game-changer for your mobile setup. They have a hotshoe adaptor and a leg that you can attach to a tripod plate or a selfie stick. They have a longer and shorter version. If you plan on shooting horizontal and vertical mode we recommend to get the longer version to capture stellar vertical content.


Ulanzi ST-28 mount

The Ulanzi ST-28 has the almost perfect solution. It's fantastic, except for one minor flaw. When you buy it, the bottom plate is reversed, which prevents you from charging your phone while it's mounted vertically nor does it allow you to connect an external microphone.

Now, here's where our DIY excellence comes into play. So, what did Paul do? He took a Dremel, a steady hand, and took matters into their own hands. By carefully cutting a small part of the bottom plate, they reversed it. Voilà! Now, your phone can securely stick to the mount, and you can easily connect an external microphone or charge your device.


Mounting your iPhone in place can significantly enhance the production of vertical content effortlessly, especially when utilized alongside Detail Duo, which streamlines your recording process and ensures your videos stand out.