Apogee Electronics (www.apogeedigital.com) has released the MiC/Zacuto Zgrip Jr. kit to deliver professional sound-to-HD video recording on the iPhone.
The kit is a fusion of the Apogee MiC, a studio-quality condenser microphone, and the Zgrip Jr., a handgrip for shooting video on the iPhone 4 or 4S. Consumers are able to mount the MiC directly on the Zgrip and turn their iPhone into a professional handheld rig, capable of capturing life’s greatest moments with stunning sound and HD video, according to the folks at Apogee.
They add that the Apogee MiC is the first studio-quality microphone to make a direct digital connection to GarageBand on the iPhone, iPad and Mac. US$289.95 kit includes the: Apogee MiC, Zacuto Zgrip Jr., 0.5m cable for connection to an iPad or iPhone, 1m cable for connection to a Mac, a “quick start” guide, desktop tripod and MiC stand adapter.