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 gentle their dwelling setups.
In the present day, Elgato is taking that concept a step additional by saying 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 essential $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 that you may mount gear on.
If you wish to pay for extra equipment, you may make the Multi Mount do extra: a $39.99 “flex arm” that may bend at three totally different spots and has a lot as 9.45 inches of horizontal attain, a 10.6-pound, $39.99 weighed base helps you to place the Multi Mount on a flat floor, and a $14.99 smartphone clamp helps you to clamp, properly, your smartphone (or anything that that may slot in that clamp).
The Multi Mount looks like a helpful instrument to allow you to make the setup that works greatest for you, letting you simply do issues like put a digital camera excessive above a desk for an unboxing video or a mic close to their face for podcasting. In order for you the Multi Mount with the entire equipment, although, it can value you $144.96, almost triple of what you’d pay for the no-frills model.