The best thing? You can glue tripod sockets onto just about anything that's light enough (disposable cameras, for example). You can also glue one to a foam-core studio reflector, especially a small one used for tabletop product shooting, and then attach the reflector to a tripod to aim it with ease and precision.
Adapted from the Extreme Tech book, Hacking Digital Cameras (ISBN: 0764596519), published by John WIley & Sons. Used with Permission