Gorilla Tripod Camera enthusiasts often need more than two hands to capture the perfect moment. Using a Horusbennu SM-829 tripod allows for better-quality photos, even those taken from a more challenging perspective. This flexible-joint tripod, also known as the Spider Pod, weighs a little over one pound, but can hold nearly nine pounds. The base plate on this Horusbennu tripod is rubber coated to prevent camera slippage. Even with its compact size, the Horusbennu SM-829 is able to hold video cameras and cameras with or without a Zoom lens.