Camera arm

Assistive device for persons with extensive disabilities

The user in the wheelchair, a flexible arm with a camera on it is screwed to the wheelchair's side support. The camera sits in front of the user's face.
The user with camera stand fastened to wheelchair

Camera stand is attached to the wheelchair armrest. It consists of an attachment (Super Clamp from Manfrotto), a flexible arm (Manfrotto Arm 237hD) and a camera holder (ballhead from photography supply store).

Purchased from
Photography supply store

Paid for by
The user

Editors comments
See also, last checked March 2020.

Camera stand
Camera stand

Bracket mounted on the wheelchair armrest (close-up)
Attachment (close-up)

Ballhead (close-up)

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Tipsare: Nina

Nina lives in an apartment. She is working part time. She was injured in 1996 and has a high tetraplegia (C4). She is a ventilator user. She has two personal assistants 24 hours a day.