Earlier this yr, Elgato introduced a lighting rig that may connect to a desk so YouTube creators, Twitch streamers, and different on-line content material makers can extra simply mild their residence setups.
Today, Elgato is taking that concept a step additional by asserting the Multi Mount, an extendable, multi-purpose rigging system creators can use for his or her lighting, cameras, mics, or no matter they need to mount.
The primary $49.99 Multi Mount may be prolonged all the way in which as much as 45 inches, clamps to a desk, and has a middle ball head with a one-fourth inch screw you could mount gear on.
If you need to pay for extra equipment, you may make the Multi Mount do extra: a $39.99 “flex arm” that may bend at three completely different spots and has a lot as 9.45 inches of horizontal attain, a 10.6-pound, $39.99 weighed base enables you to place the Multi Mount on a flat floor, and a $14.99 smartphone clamp enables you to clamp, effectively, your smartphone (or the rest that that may slot in that clamp).
The Multi Mount looks as if a helpful device to allow you to make the setup that works finest for you, letting you simply do issues like put a digicam excessive above a desk for an unboxing video or a mic close to their face for podcasting. If you need the Multi Mount with all the equipment, although, it is going to value you $144.96, practically triple of what you’d pay for the no-frills model.