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Shure VP83 LensHopper Camera-Mounted Shotgun Microphone

The Shure VP83 LensHopper is an ultra-compact condenser shotgun microphone designed to provide an all-in-one solution for users.


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MSRP: Old Price $286.00 Discounted Price $199.00 Save : $87.00 (30%)
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MSRP: Old Price $286.00 Discounted Price $199.00 Save : $87.00 (30%)
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Easily capture detailed, high-definition audio with DSLR cameras and camcorders. Easily accessible controls for low-cut filter and three-position gain enable adjustments for different recording environments.

Easily accessible controls at the back of the microphone including:
Three-position gain switch (-10 dB pad, 0, +20 dB boost) to compensate for different recording environments
Low-cut filter switch to eliminate distracting background noise and room ambience, and also controls on/off function
Up to 130 hours of battery life from 1 AA alkaline battery (included).

Durable, Lightweight All-In-One Solution:
  • Exceptional Audio Performance with Easy-to-Use Controls
  • Detailed, high-definition audio with full low-end response for professional results every time
  • High sensitivity and low self-noise with wide frequency range for natural audio reproduction
  • Highly directional supercardioid/lobar polar pattern rejects unwanted off-axis audio while clearly capturing the intended sound source
  • Superior RF immunity to avoid against unwanted audio artifacts from cellular and RF device
  • Integrated Rycote® Lyre® shock mounting system provides superior isolation from vibration and mechanical noise through its customized, robust design exclusively developed with Rycote® for the VP83 model
  • Ultra-lightweight yet durable, all-metal construction designed to legendary Shure quality standards
  • Integrated 3.5 mm audio cable for quick connection to camera or recording device
  • Standard size shoe mount with a 1/4” threaded base for both on camera use, or easy mounting on a stand
  • Includes foam windscreen to reduce unwanted wind noise without affecting sound quality.
  • Rycote® Windjammer® accessory available separately

  • Transducer: TypeA Condenser transducer converts sound into an electrical signal
  • Polar Pattern: Lobar, Supercardioid
  • Frequency Response:  50 Hz - 20 kHz
  • Sensitivity (1 kHz):  -36.5 dBV/Pa / 14.9 mV/Pa
  • Equivalent Selfnoise: 17.4 dB SPL-A
  • Weight: 133 g

Things You Will Get:

    VP83 Shotgun Mic
    1 AA alkaline battery
    Integrated 3.5 mm gold-plated audio cable
    Standard size shoe mount with a 1/4" threaded base for on-camera use or easy mounting on a stand
    Foam windscreen (Windjammer® available separately)


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Series Lenshopper
Model VP83
Weight 1.31 lbs.
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