Project LIVE Equipment Recommendations

For the iPad:

Tripods adapters:

Grifiti Nootle Stand Phone / Tablet Bundle - This bundle comes with a light stand set-up, but the mount can be removed and used with a standard tripod. 


Rode VideoMicro Ultracompact Camera-Mount Shotgun Microphone Kit for Smartphones

Boom Kit:

Rode SC1 3.5mm TRRS Microphone Extension Cable for Smartphones (20')

Rode Micro Boompole 3-Section Telescopic Boompole

All Rode Mics and adapters for iOS

A whole studio option: Padcaster Studio $1,599

Camcorder & Studio Kits
   This is a good basic Kit for about $1,600

Or search B&H Video and Photo

The Past Project LIVE  Purchase (2016) may still be a good starting point if you're looking for good, affordable equipment.

ManufacturerModelB&H NumberUnit Cost
CanonCanon 32GB VIXIA HF R60 Full HD CamcorderCAHFR60$349.99
G-Technology1TB G-Drive Mobile Hard Drive with ThunderboltGT0G03040$189.95
MagnusVT-3000 Tripod System with Fluid HeadMAVT3000$129.99
SanDiskUltra UHS-I SDHC Memory Card (Class 10) SAUSD32GB$15.98
RuggardCommando 25 DSLR Shoulder BagRUPSB125B$20.00
WatsonBP-718 Lithium-Ion Battery Pack (3.6V, 1780mAh)WABP727$39.00
RodeVideo MicROVMR$111.99
VelloCB-510 Dual Shoe Bracket with Silicon Rubber GripVECB510$14.95

Other suggested items to consider when purchasing video equipment (not all items may still be available):


Regular Camcorder
iPad/iPad Mini
iPod Touch/iPhone
This isn't available from B&H, so we can't order from this pot of money, but this tripod mount can be used with any version (it's adjustable).

GoPro Camera and Accessories (a few examples of why a GoPro; or here)