The newly released ProAm USA 8' telescopic boom pole with the included universal shock mount is the best choice for your productions. The "Dual-stage" shock mount has two separate sets of shock absorbing bands to hold the mic in place which keeps the microphone well isolated. It's universal design allows it to accept almost any mic from handhelds to shotguns.
This boom pole has three telescopic sections and features two padded hand grips. The pole weighs in at an amazing 1 pound! It's so lightweight, you may forget you're holding it. The design is lightweight aluminum round tubing that maintains stability while shedding the weight of traditional boom poles. Why buy carbon fiber when you can get the job done at a fraction of the price?