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    Help me understand video cameras - for the tech geeks here

    In the market for a new video camera but stymied by the DVD versus HD versus DVD mini etc. Here is where the techies get to tell the tech dinosaur what is better. At this time, the DVD write versions have my interest.

    Teach me oh techie ones!

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    I wish I could be of help, but I have an ancient JVC that uses little mini video tapes.

    I'd also be interested in hearing from people on this, it would be cool to capture some moments with the kids other than in photos.
    I'm your huckleberry...

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    Get the one you can figure out how to use so it does not sit in the closet. HD is nice but we have lived without HD up till a few years, DVD is a good call, but most computers can convert video onto DVD disks now to (if you have a dvd burner).

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    New computer in 2008 but I'm looking for easy as my wife just wants to burn the video straight to disk.

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    I've been eyeballing this one - easy to burn to the computer and well rated by the editors of my usual computer magazine:

    http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2704,2151561,00.asp
    I'm your huckleberry...

    Quemadmoeum gladis nemeinum occidit, occidentus telum est!

    You can be the weapon, and the gun in your hand is a tool - or the gun is a weapon and you are the tool.


    I was looking for a saint who was a devil of a lover,
    but every girl I found was either one way or the other...



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    Pricey! Cheapest was $449!

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    Unless I am very much mistaken, that video camera you have is MINE! And I am NOT very much mistaken.

    Love you son
    I would like my country back. I used to believe that one man could never destroy this country. Not so sure anymore!

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    If you don't have one, why get one?
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    Four words: wife and growing kids.

    Gotta film everything.

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    Car 4:

    What do you like/dislike about the camera? I like the Sony name as their products have always been top notch for me.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Morris View Post
    Car 4:

    What do you like/dislike about the camera? I like the Sony name as their products have always been top notch for me.
    He has a JVC - and he's confused it is different than the one we have
    I'm your huckleberry...

    Quemadmoeum gladis nemeinum occidit, occidentus telum est!

    You can be the weapon, and the gun in your hand is a tool - or the gun is a weapon and you are the tool.


    I was looking for a saint who was a devil of a lover,
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    Old age sucks.

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    Oh, I thought of In car when I saw this... Im a retard

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    The new Sony Handycam is nice. No tapes needed. Small, compact, fits in your hand....great to take on vacations, amusement parks, etc. Very user friendly.
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