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Depending on your budget, Audio-Technica, Sony, Sennheiser among others make very good and affordable Wireless Mic Kits. Make sure you get mic’s in the 500Hz band or lower to be in compliance with the new FCC regs.
Far as tripods go Bogen-Manfrotto makes some great and affordable lightweight tripods. You do need to consider your DSLR’s ultimate weight after potential accessories when considering a tripod. Your ‘pod may be rated at one weight, but with the addition of several pounds worth of rails, matteboxes and so on, your DSLR can get heavy as a traditional rig quick and your ‘pod won’t hold it.
For a good look at both mic kits and ‘pods check out: