How do i to get old HI 8 camcorder cassettes onto my PC?

Answer Well, you have to get an Analog to Digital converter box.They are like $150, and they take the yellow, red, white cables and turn it into firewire. [assuming you have firewire on your computer, if... Read More »

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I have Panasonic camcorder and some cassettes can i overwrite on the cassettes or no?

Yes you can. Do it too many times and the quality will diminish over time though.

Does anybody know if I can transfer old camcorder cassettes to DVD?

Yes, it's very possible. If you have access to something like a Tivo that can record what you plug in, then all you need is the right cables. If the camera is old, it probably uses RGB outputs, and... Read More »

Can Sony HDV Digital Video Cassettes be used in a normal MiniDV Camcorder?

You can use them, you just wont get all the interraction that the HDV tapes are capable of providing as they communicate with the camcorder during recording.

I'm a beginner film maker which is the best camcorder for taking in count price/good camcorder?

Always glad to help a fellow filmmaker.The best camcorder to start out with would be soemthing in the Panasonic PV-GS series. They have 3CCD, manual focus ring, and a microphone input. Plus, the qu... Read More »