Padcaster iPad case

The Good The Padcaster iPad case goes beyond being a simple tripod mount, letting you attach other crucial video production accessories to its frame. Separate mount for attaching lenses. Can also be used with digital SLRs.

The Bad The case is a snug fit, which is great, but can make it difficult to get an iPad in and out quickly.

The Bottom Line If you're serious about producing videos with an iPad, the Padcaster is a must-have case.

Editors' Rating
9.0 Overall

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Review

Case helps take iPad videography to the next level

The Padcaster is one of those accessories that pushes the Apple iPad beyond what most people do or would think of doing with it.

For however ridiculous it may seem to some people, plenty of iPad owners use them to take pictures and shoot movie clips. Not everyone wants or needs to produce professional results, but that's just what the Padcaster makes easier.

So, no, this case isn't for everyone, but if you use an iPad to shoot and produce Web video, it's a perfect fit. And, while its $149 price might seem steep, you get more than just the case and it can be used for more than just recording video with an iPad.

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