RODE puts the vlogger kit into the hands of the content creators of this world. With it, you equip yourself for mobile filmmaking. This consists of three important components and various accessories.
The manufacturer is thinking of people who want to use their smartphones for mobile film production. It doesn’t matter whether you are using an iOS or Android device. Rode VideoMic Me-L has a lighting connection, VideoMic Me-C is equipped with USB-C. The Universal Edition contains the Rode Video Micro for smartphones with a 3.5 mm plug. And with a suitable adapter, it can even be connected to devices with Lightning and USB-C. Excellent!
Apart from the Rode microphone you have chosen, you also get the Tripod with a gimbal head. SmartGrip supplements the accessories with a rubberized metal grip. MicroLED is the right lighting that can also be easily attached to the SmartGrip. So you can film from a fixed position and also in handheld mode.
You get a windshield for the microphone so that the audio recording remains consistent in the air. Other additions are a light diffuser and a few color filters. You can improve both sound and optics with this filmmaking kit.
The Film making kits work with the common apps on your devices, according to the manufacturer, the individual elements can be connected quickly and easily. Much more than a few connections or cables is not necessary. Sounds like a well-thought-out complete solution. We’re curious about the price.
Rode vlogger kit price and availability
The Rode vlogger kit has been priced at $149 only and it is now available to pre-order on the Bhphotovideo.com website. Delivery is expected next month.
Recently, Rotolight – a known manufacturer of studio lighting for photo and video shooting, has also released new sets of VLogging WVK LED ring light and Video Conferencing Kit for vloggers, priced at $89 only.