The ME-1 Stereo Microphone connects to compatible DSLR cameras that have a 3.5mm Mic jack and features new innovation that significantly reduces autofocus noise from being recorded. Designed for use with a digital SLR camera featuring a 3.5 mm (diameter) stereo mini-pin jack. Equipped with a cable stop which holds the cable in place to prevent noise from being recorded with accidental contact with the cable. Record crystal-clear sound and significantly reduce autofocus noise on your compatible DSLR camera using this compact stereo microphone
It's made well enough & does what a general microphone should do...HOWEVER...my reason for purchase was to get rid of the autofocus-motor noise in my video recording (on a D7000). Since the recording field of this mike is a general/uni-directional pattern (more or less), any camera noise audible to your ears is still highly-audible on your recordings. The internal mics on the D7000 are good (and certainly comparable to what the ME-1 is, minus the ..