THE ON-CAMERA MICROPHONE YOU’VE BEEN WAITING FOR IS HERE: MEET THE VIDEOMIC PRO+
Pro-audio brand RØDE Microphones is announcing a brand new addition to its best-in market on-camera category – the VideoMic Pro+.
Announced at RØDEShow 2017, Freedman Electronics’ 50th anniversary celebration, the VideoMic Pro+ is set to prove that RØDE Microphones has yet again upped the game for the prosumer filmmaker.
Still with the best-in-class Rycote Lyre suspension system onboard, the VideoMic Pro+ improves on the existing VideoMic Pro capsule/line tube and windshield, plus boasts a host of new features:
Automatic Power Function (subject to plug-in power availability) is perfect for the run-and-gun shooter, automatically turning the microphone off when unplugged from the camera.
Built-in Battery Door makes replacing the battery a breeze – plus it won’t get lost.
Power Options – the VideoMic Pro+ can be powered by the all-new and included RØDE LB-1 Lithium-Ion Rechargeable Battery, 2 x AA Batteries or continuously via Micro USB.
Digital Switching – will ensure the user has ultimate capture of the audio signal at the source, reducing post production and editing times. The Digital Switching includes:
2-Stage High Pass Filter to reduce low frequencies such as rumble from traffic or air conditioning.
3-Stage Gain Control, with +20dB function – designed to improve audio quality on DSLR or mirrorless cameras.
High Frequency Boost will boost high frequencies enhancing detail and clarity in the recording.