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Everything you need to make professional video.

  • Padcaster Studio

    Transform your iPad into an all-in-one mobile production suite with the Padcaster Studio. Perfect for schools, journalists, filmmakers, companies of all sizes and more, the Padcaster Studio is a turnkey video production system that empowers you to tell your story - with tools that are mobile and professional.

  • Break the rules, not your gear.

    Case

    A rugged military-grade aluminum frame and flexible urethane insert protect your iPad to ensure that you always get your shot no matter where you go.

  • See things your way.

    Optics

    Dramatically increase your iPad’s field of view with the Padcaster Wide Angle/Macro Lens or zoom in close to the action with the Padcaster Telephoto Lens.

  • Be heard over the crowd.

    Audio

    With the Padcaster Unidirectional Microphone, Stick Microphone and Lavalier Microphone you’re ready to record great sound in any situation.

  • Shed some light on the situation.

    Lighting

    The Padcaster LED Light packs 96 high intensity LEDs into a tiny package. Fully dimmable and with 360° articulation, the LED also works with four AA Batteries or a rechargeable battery pack.

  • Brace yourself.

    Support

    The Padcaster Fluid Head Tripod/Monopod is packed with features - perfect as a full-height tripod on the ground or a portable monopod on the go. Coupled with the ultra-compact Padcaster Dolly Wheels, the two provide maximum portability between locations and limitless versatility on location.

  • Tell your story.

    Teleprompter

    With the Parrot Teleprompter you can speak naturally while looking right at the lens - and interacting directly with your audience.  With the same quality beam splitter glass found in high-end teleprompters, just roll your text on any phone and start telling your story with the Parrot. The only time you’ll be speechless is when you take it out of the box.

  • We've got your back.

    Greenscreen

    The Padcaster Greenscreen unfurls to a generous 5’x7’ and then quickly packs up into its own small storage bag giving you an instant background - anywhere. With the included Universal Stand, you can hang your Greenscreen wherever you need it.

  • Made in the Shade.

    Supershade

    The Padcaster Supershade blocks the sun when shooting in bright light. It also functions as an ultra-tough hard case, privacy barrier, and integrated stand for viewing your footage.

  • Contain your excitement.

    Backpack

    Fully padded with five velcro dividers, removable internal zipper pouch, tripod holder and waterproof cover - the  rugged, elegantly designed Padcaster Backpack securely carries your entire mobile studio with ease.

Frequently Asked Questions

We know you have them.

Will I be able to pay using a purchase order?

Yes, we accept purchase orders from universities. Please fill out this form to contact one of our education sales representatives.

Can I use Padcaster to livestream lectures?

Definitely! Padcaster works seamlessly with multiple livestreaming platforms to make streaming easy. 

Is there particular software that I need to download for the Padcaster to work?

Padcaster works with a wide range of software. Any app that works with your iPad will work with Padcaster hardware. If you would like software recommendations please email support@padcaster.com

Are there any colleges currently using Padcaster?

Yes! We work with colleges all over the US and internationally. Check out the fantastic work the journalism students at Stony Brook University did when they livestreamed the 2018 midterm elections with Padcaster

Do you offer discounts for colleges?

Yes, we offer education discounts. Please get in touch to learn more.

What generation of iPads does the Padcaster work with?

iPad Pro 11”,  iPad Pro 10.5”, iPad Air 10.5”, iPad 10.2”, iPad 9.7” iPad Mini.

What if my college needs custom packages; can we put together solutions that are unique to different departments?

Yes! We understand that each college is unique and may need custom bundles, and we are happy to work with you to put together a package that fits the needs of your university.