The Rode VideoMic Me and Facebook Live Desktop Starter Kit from B&H includes a lightweight directional microphone, a Sunpak 1818XL tabletop tripod, a Square Jellyfish metal-spring tripod mount, a mounting bracket, a furry windshield, and a Xuma mobile LED light set. It can be used to capture audio for primary camera or front camera (selfie) use and will accommodate a wide range of smartphones.
The VideoMic Me is a lightweight directional microphone that connects directly to an iPhone TRRS microphone/headphone jack. It features a 1/8" headphone jack on the rear that allows you to monitor audio while recording or playing back your videos without having to remove the mic. It includes a deluxe furry windshield for shooting outdoors or in adverse weather conditions.
Additionally, the Sunpak 1818XL tabletop tripod folds to only 8.6". It supports up to 2.2 pounds, sets up in seconds, and features a 2-way panhead, which is secured with twist locks to capture photos or videos at any angle. Furthermore, the kits Square Jellyfish metal-spring tripod mount is also well-suited for smartphone users and can be mounted to any tripod with a universal screw mount.
Finally, the Xuma mobile LED light set can brighten up your smartphone photos and videos. Featuring 48 Ultra-bright LEDs, the mobile-light set is designed to mount to smartphones and tablets. You can use the 1/8" mount to attach the light to your devices headphone port, or use a clip to place it where you please. A suction cup is also provided to attach the light to smooth, flat surfaces, and the cold shoe and 1/4-20 mount allows for use with DSLR cameras and standard tripods.
Rode VideoMic Me Directional Mic for Smartphones
The VideoMic Me from RODE is a compact and lightweight directional microphone that connects directly to the iPhone TRRS microphone/headphone socket. It can be used to capture audio for primary camera or front camera (selfie) use with its flexible mounting bracket and will accommodate a wide range of smartphones.
The VideoMic Me features a 3.5mm headphone jack on the rear that allows for play-through of audio while recording (app dependent) as well as easy playback of your videos without having to remove the mic. It includes a deluxe furry windshield for shooting outdoors or in adverse weather conditions.
Sunpak 1818XL Tabletop Tripod
The Sunpak 1818XL Tabletop Tripod is all you need to get the shot with your compact digital camera or camcorder. This super compact tripod folds to only 8.6", weighs only 9.2 oz, and can be easily transported in a camera bag, backpack, or handbag. This tabletop tripod supports up to 2.2 lb, sets up in seconds with three leg sections that are secured with twist locks, and features a two-way panhead for photo or video captures at any angle. The 1818XL extends to a height of 16.8" and it has nonslip rubber feet to hold its position on your tabletop. It comes with a free storage pouch and a limited lifetime warranty.
Square Jellyfish Metal Spring Tripod Mount
The Square Jellyfish Metal Spring Tripod Mount is a sleek, metal version of Square Jellyfish's Spring Tripod Mount. It's well-suited for smartphone users on the go and can be mounted to any tripod with a universal screw mount - including the Square Jellyfish Pocket Tripod or Jelly Long Legs Tripod. The flexibility of this mount allows a smartphone to be positioned vertically, horizontally, or even upside down to hold the phone steady to take a picture. The mount can accommodate virtually any smartphone, and can expand large enough to even hold the Galaxy Note III with a case. When you're done, it's small enough to fit into a pocket, purse, or bag without adding much weight or bulk.
Xuma Mobile Daylight Balanced LED Light (Black)
Lightweight, and bright, the black Xuma Mobile Daylight Balanced LED Light features a variety of mounting options, including one for the headphone jack of your smartphone. This light features an array of 48 ultra-bright LEDs that puts out up to 46 lumens of diffuse, evenly distributed light for up to four hours on a full charge of its battery. High, low, and flashing settings as well as an included warm filter let you tailor the light's output to fit your scene.
Integrating an innovative mounting rail, the included mounts enable attaching the light to smartphones and tablets, accessory cold shoes, or light stands with 1/4"-20 threaded mounting studs. the light features an integrated battery, and you can charge it from a USB port. The included warming filter snaps onto the light and changes the color balance from 5600K to about 3200K.