The VP83F LensHopper Shotgun Mic with Fur Windjammer Windscreen Kit from B&H pairs the VP83F LensHopper with a fitted fur Windjammer for wind and noise reduction. The VP83F LensHopper is a camera mountable shotgun microphone that has an integrated MicroSDHC recorder, allowing you to record your audio in up to 24-bit/48kHz quality. The microphone itself has an integrated Rycote Lyre shockmount system that helps prevent camera vibrations and movement from affecting your audio. It has a 60dB gain range that is adjustable in 1dB increments as well as a selectable low-cut filter.
The Windjammer windscreen is made of synthetic fur and is designed to fit the VP83F to reduce wind and other environmental noises. It can provide up to 25dB of noise reduction.
Shure VP83F LensHopper Shotgun Microphone with Integrated Flash Recorder
The VP83F LensHopper Shotgun Microphone with Integrated Flash Recorder from Shure is a compact camera-mount condenser that provides detailed, high-definition audio with DSLR cameras and camcorders. It records 24-bit/48kHz WAV audio files to MicroSDHC cards, supporting capacities up to 32GB. The VP83F also features one-button recording and an intuitive operating menu, making it easy to use. Additionally, an integrated Rycote Lyre shock mounting system provides isolation from vibration and mechanical noise.
The VP83F LensHopper features a 60dB gain range, adjustable in 1dB increments, as well as a low-cut filter for adapting to different recording environments. Its lightweight, yet durable, metal construction provides dependability and long-life. The VP83F easily mounts to a standard-size camera shoe or a 1/4" threaded stand. The detachable 3.5mm cable connects to your camera's audio input, while the stereo headphone output allows you to monitor incoming audio. Despite its extensive functionality, the VP83F offers 10 hours of battery life on two AA alkaline batteries. A foam windscreen is included to guard against wind and environmental noise.
Easy-to-Read Menu Display
The backlit LCD screen features complete activity monitoring from its home screen, including indicators for audio and battery metering, track information, headphone volume, mic gain, low-cut filter and remaining recording time.
The VP83F has a five-position joystick that provides advanced user controls for headphone monitoring, low-cut filter and mic gain adjustments, track management, and playback.
Shure Fur Windjammer for VP83 and VP83F LensHopper Microphones
The Shure Fur Windjammer for VP83 and VP83F LensHopper Microphones is designed to fit snugly over the foam windscreen of the VP83 or VP83F LensHopper shotgun mics. It is made of synthetic fur and provides up to 25dB of additional wind noise reduction. The Fur Windjammer was developed by Shure with Rycote.