The head of this holder can allow 360 degree rotation. This device can be attached to a light stand or tripod. The standard female hot shoe is made of plastic which prevents you from scratching the flash. The holder body is made of metal which is durable and steady.
There is a 3/8" tripod socket plus a ¼X20 tripod socket on the bottom of this item, so you can mount it on a tripod with ¼X20 or 3/8" . On the top there is a hot shoe flash mount, you can mount a Hot Shoe Flash on. There is a hole in this item so that you can insert an umbrella and align it with the flash.