Water Bottle “Tripod”

camera-on-water-bottleAlthough possibly better described as a monopod, this is one of the easiest to make camera mounts that you will find here.  This Instructales article outlines how to make it, but to summarize: Get 1/4 – 20 bolt and nut, poke hole in water bottle cap, attach bolt securely.  The camera can then be screwed into the bolt.

If that wasn’t clear, here it is in animated GIF format:

water-bottle-cap-tripodYou might not want to drink water from that bottle again, but I guess that’s the price you have to pay.

Mounted camera photo via Lifehacker