Zoom ZSG-1

The ZSG-1 is an on-camera shotgun microphone designed for creators to elevate their audio. It’s lightweight and highly directional, providing great sound in a variety of content capture scenarios.

ZSG-1 On-camera shotgun mic product photo

The Mic For Any Rig

ZSG-1 mounted on a DSLR camera and gimbal rig

Camera Ready

For creators on-the-move, the lightweight ZSG-1 mounts to your camera's hot shoe. Use the included 3.5 mm cable to connect to your camera and record high-quality audio directly to your video.


Seamus Keane Special Events Director at The Cradle of Aviation, Garden City, NY

ZSG-1 mounted on videographers iPhone rig

Phone Ready, Too

Phone cameras are great for 4K video, but the on-board microphones leave a lot to be desired. This shotgun mic will give you great sound, instantly elevating the quality of your social content and mobile videos.


Mike Witt, Guitarist, Earnie and the Band, Long Island, NY

ZSG-1 mounted on a pistol grip connected to the Zoom F2 field recorder


The ZSG-1 can be used off-camera, with a boom pole or pistol grip. Plugged into a recorder, it’s a dynamic solution for capturing audio on location.


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videographer capturing close-up content on the putting green with the ZSG-1 on his camera rig

Focused Sound

With off-axis rejection and a tailored frequency response, the mono ZSG-1 is designed for highly directional audio, minimizing background noise. This is perfect for recording dialogue and creating sound effects.

videographer holding a mobile phone camera rig with the ZSG-1 attached

Featherweight Construction

Weighing just 3.3 ounces, the ZSG-1 keeps your rig light, helping you to be as mobile as possible.

close-up of the zoom shockmount holding the ZSG-1 to a mobile video rig

Shock Mount

Included with the ZSG-1 is a specially designed shock mount made to reduce handling noise and vibration.

videographer capturing an interview with the a ZSG-1 on his camera rig
ZSG-1 package

Ready to Roll

The ZSG-1 comes with everything you need:

  • ZSG-1 Shotgun Microphone
  • SMM-3 Shock Mount
  • WSM-3 Windscreen
  • 3.5 mm stereo mini cable