Digital Video FAQ
Questions and Answers:Many people consider the local Best Buy or Circuit City store the only solution to purchasing a Mini digital video camera. From researching best resolution to standard price range, purchasing a Mini DV camera online provides more options than ever before. How does the online video camera market work versus the conventional electronics store? InfoFAQ has compiled a list of the most frequently asked questions when purchasing a Mini DV online.
Frequently Asked Questions About Digital Video Online
What is Mini DV Video?
Mini DV video is a digital video format created by a consortium of companies that have chosen a standardized format.
What are the advantages of Mini DV Video Recorders?
Mini DV video recorders offer wonderful digital quality, allow you to download your video into your PC for editing, and offer the best resolution available in the price range.
Can I copy my older video’s onto Mini DV?One option is to take your older videos to a video duplication business and have them copy them onto the Mini DV tapes for you. Some of the newer Mini DV camera’s have an analog input port that allows you to use the camera to record off of another camera or video device.
Can a Mini DV video recorder take still digital pictures like a digital camera?Yes, the Mini DV Cameras on the market today can be placed in ‘still’ mode, allowing you to take still pictures in high resolution. These can be downloaded into your computer too.
Are all Mini DV cameras about the same in terms of quality of picture?
Actually there are low price Mini DV cameras that do a fair job all the way up to high end Mini DV cameras that are nearly professional in the quality of the video. Prices range from $1000 to over $4000 for a high end Mini DV Camera.
Consumer Safety and Information
MiniDV - www.camcorderinfo.com
Provides information on compressing video recordings onto MiniDV cassettes.
Camcorders - support.jvc.com
Provides questions and answers on camcorders.
CNET - forums.cnet.com
Read camcorder discussions and get tips and on this topic and others.
Canon - www.use.canon.com
Provides Mini DV Digital Video Camcorders.
Professional Recording - www.thetapecompany.com
Sony Consumer Mini DV and tapes for a high quality consumer home.
Visit our Credit Card Fraud section for useful information.