So you would like to capture better audio with your videos? The Rode VideoMic NTG microphone has you covered. It lets you capture great audio whether you are making movies or recording podcast episodes. You can mount the microphone on your DSLR to record directional audio. It is also possible to connect it to your computer to record 24-bit/48 kHz audio.
The Rode VideoMic NTG lasts for up to 30 hours on battery. It comes with variable gain, peak warning LED, HF Boost, and other convenient features. It is ready for vloggers, podcasters, and run & gun situations. This shotgun microphone is available for under $250 at this time.