The XShot is a telescopic camera extender that attaches to any compact digital camera or hand-held video camera so that the photographer or videographer behind the lens can be part of the memories they capture. The XShot sells for $29.95 and is available online at

The XShot makes a great graduation gift as many grads will be traveling with friends and family this summer and/or leaving home in the fall. So the XShot is a great way to send graduates off to capture their new adventures and travels so they can bring them back to share with everyone. With the XShot digital camera accessory, grads can capture moments with friends and family while at commencement celebrations, while on vacation, or anywhere they want to have they picture taken – even when no one is around to take it.

The XShot was created by XShot LLC to provide everyday photographers with a great way to get themselves in the picture while capturing the background. Camera users no longer have to try and stretch their arms as far as possible to try and get a picture, let alone capture the background. When the XShot is collapsed, it fits easily in a pocket or purse.The XShot is compatible with digital compact cameras and camcorders (including the Flip), and has become popular with social media users, independent travelers, honeymooners, outdoor lovers, families, and digital scrapbook fans.

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