Snappgrip turns your iPhone into a point-and-shoot camera

snappgrip iphone controller

Snappgrip is a UK-based Kickstarter campaign with a simple goal: help iPhone users take one-handed photos. The campaign’s eponymous product, on display here at CES this week, is essentially a bluetooth controller that slides on to the back of an iPhone, effectively turning it into a simple point-and-shoot camera. The Snappgrip is still in prototype mode and didn’t exactly perform up to expectations during the time we spent with it, but the concept alone is novel.

Upon attaching the controller to the back of a handset, users can use it to zoom in and out, focus, or change shooting modes with one hand, just as they would on any digital camera. It’s an idea similar to what we’ve seen from Red Pop, another Kickstarter campaign that long ago…

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