Convenient and easy-to-use, the Rode VideoMic GO supercardioid shotgun microphone will get you up and running without causing a panic attack. Powered by your camera's microphone input, the VideoMic GO is completely plug-and-play - no batteries required. This lightweight shotgun mic's user-friendly design doesn't affect its quality though. Plug the VideoMic GO into your camera and enjoy crisp, clean audio thanks to its tight, highly-directional pickup pattern. Additionally, an integrated Rycote Lyre shockmount isolates the VideoMic GO from bumps and vibrations that could really ruin your day. Ideal for a television or film set, a stadium, or a wildlife preserve, the Rode VideoMic GO supercardioid shotgun microphone will ensure that you never miss a great shot!