What can you tell me about MiniDv camcorders?

Answer Most consumer miniDV vcams come w/ memory cards for stills (prosumer models up usually don't). MiniDV tape cassettes are relatively cheap; can serve as archive (12-15y?). Further, It's also used in... Read More »

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How do consumer miniDV camcorders of today compare to 8mm and Super 8mm?

I believe those formats are analog so the difference would be like the difference between a VHS movie and a DVD movie.

In camcorders 10x optical zoom Camera is costlier than 40x camcorders anybody can clarify this?

Cameras that employ a large zoom ratio do not have as many imaging pixels as cameras with a smaller zoom ratio.Cameras supporting higher resolution and HDTV require a lens that produces a better im... Read More »

Are DVD camcorders better than hard disk camcorders?

HDD Vs. MiniDV?

If you plan on getting your video into you camcorder,The BEST ones will be those cameras which:1) store their captured video with the least amount of compression.2) have an easy video archive proce... Read More »