As the trend of selfies has increased in the recent years, so has the demand for better accessories for selfies. One of the most amazing accessory that is used by people these days are selfie sticks. These work like a monopod where the person has to position their smartphone beyond a certain range by using their arms. Selfie sticks in Sri Lanka are gaining a lot of popularity because they not only help in taking flawless selfies but are fun to use. Several brands have introduced new and improved designs for selfie stick. Monopod selfie sticks are quite in demand because they can easily be used as a normal monopod.
Bluetooth selfie sticks are the most demanded types of selfie sticks because it can be easily connected to the Bluetooth and taking pictures is made easy. This model of selfie sticks allows the user to take pictures by clicking a trigger. Some selfie sticks require a separate button which allows the photo to be taken while others have a built-in Bluetooth system. These work great for people who are travelling because it folds very easily and it is very lightweight.
These selfie sticks do not have a trigger system and work manually. This works well for users who do not mind taking selfies using the timer on the mobile phone. The selfie stick will only act as a holder to take wider picture angles but will help take good quality pictures. Also other types of manual ones are; extendable wired selfie sticks which do not always have a trigger system and have to be used manually.
The cable selfie sticks do not need any batteries or external power. These have cable triggers that are known as the Looq and Noot systems. When the cell phone device is attached to this type of selfie stick, the wire has to be connected to the smartphone's headphone jack which automatically launches the camera application. As much as these selfie sticks are in demand, some people prefer wireless selfie sticks. The wireless ones do not require any cables to be plugged in which is more convenient.
Using a selfie stick is not that hard as all you have to do is place your phone on the stand extend the stick and start taking pictures. However there are few things that buyers must consider before buying one. For hikers or climbers, a selfie stick which can be extended to a full length works well. For people who like to take a lot of group pictures can also consider a wider length selfie stick. Do experiment with different angles and have fun with this accessory. Also it is recommended to set the phone facing the back camera towards you rather than the front. The back camera of any phone takes better pictures as compared to the front camera. Also never use selfie sticks where they are banned because it might cause accidents and other problems.