DEERFIELD BEACH, FLA.—Two new SparkMount accessory kits from Mobile Studio have been introduced that support NewTek Connect Spark devices for converting SDI or HDMI video into NDI and deliver to a computer and/or IP network over Wi-Fi.
SparkMount’s lightweight aluminum bracket can be attached to a Connect Spark unit, which then can be secured to a video camera, DSLR camera or tripod. Battery power for the Connect Spark is provided by a rechargeable Lithium Ion battery, which can power it for 15 hours.
The complete SparkMount kit includes the bracket, mounting hardware, 12V Lithium Ion battery, battery charger, custom beltpack and SDI/HDMI/DC power cables.
Mobile Studio has also announced the release a SparkMount kit designed for D-Tap power sockets. This kit includes a SparkMount bracket, mounting hardware and a cable that powers a Connect Spark from a camera or battery D-Tap socket.
The SparkMount battery kit is available for $199.95; the SparkMount D-Tap kit for $129.95. Both models will be available as of Feb. 5.