What camera should I get for making movies at home?

Answer If you're wanting to produce something close to pro or filmic footage. You'll need a decent camera that'll cost you $4000 and up depending on the camcorder and the extras you'll need with it, like ... Read More »

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What is a good camera for making amateur movies, and has an external microphone jack?

A Year ago I would recommend a miniDV.Today I am undecided. believe You should choose a HD camcorder with a hard disk if You work with a PC.Many regular camcorders have a mini stereo mic jack and a... Read More »

Tips on Making Home Movies on DVD Camcorders?

Any suggestion of watching home movies fills most people with dread. Myrtha Chang of Simple Video Editing explains that "Home videos are usually long and boring" and recommends that you should "ma... Read More »

Can you make videos from a home movie camera look like professionally done movies?

There are lots of things to know...1) Understand the limitations and capabilities of the camera.This was all shot on a cellphone:…2) Video is only part of... Read More »

What should i be looking for in a decent video camera I want great home video's?

Shutter speed.Amount of light allowed into lens.Camera shake elimination.Slow-motion capability.Quality of Microphone.Amount of optical zoom. (And Digital, but Optical is better)Sensible resolution.