Is there a major quality difference in MiniDV and film?

Answer The short answer is that Hollywood films use expensive cameras!OK... so here is the long answer:Most consumer MiniDV cameras like the one you have do not have the features necessary to give that "f... Read More »

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Do you actually NEED little tapes or dvds to film with a minidv?

Yes, you need some type of media be it the tapes or DVDs to save the data to. And they can be expensive! Also, recording time is extremely short, so as low as 30 min!Personally, I think the units... Read More »

Difference Between Hi8 & MiniDV?

There are a wide array of video formats to choose from, especially if you have not upgraded your camera to a digital model yet. After Video8 gave way to the Hi8 format, the arrival of digital video... Read More »

Film quality vs blue ray dvd quality.?

Film is better. Blu-Ray or DVD gives a maximum resolution in 1920x1080. 35mm print film for comparison sake has a resolution of 4000x3000. Motion picture film is often much higher. Films in the... Read More »

Does HDMI cable quality makes any difference in picture quality?

Wow. Some truly uninformed answers here. First, when speaking of HDMI (or any digital cable for that matter), cable quality DOES NOT make a difference in picture quality. As long as a digital si... Read More »