The similar Canon HG outputs the full xi resolution, but since it uses the more aggressive MPEG-4 compression scheme, it’s low light performance suffers. Use Expedited Shipping to get it by Jan. It looks like current model canon HF 50, 52, are really good deals dollars, with great low light performance, but I am a bit hesitant to switch now that I have comfort with this camera. Minimum monthly payments are required. Instant Auto Focus, which employs a helper sensor on the front of the tape compartment to measure the distance to your subject, proved very fast indeed.

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This page requires Javascript. Design When Canon first showed us the HV10we were surprised that the company chose a vertical form factor for its first compact HD camcorder.

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That camera failed after three years, for an unknown reason, but I repaired it and also bought an HV30, to stay in the same hg20 of tapes and functioning. I have read and understand the information above, and wish to download the designated software. Report item – opens in a new window or tab. Don’t show this again. The adapter will split the signal from the mic equally to both channels, which sounds better.


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Important information Legal Disclaimer No refund please note Cqnon providing a wall charger and extra battery for the camera that has a broken charger port.

Shoulder Strap SS This small but rugged shoulder strap gives you added security with leather reinforced attachments and is convenient for hands free transportation.

You can then perform whatever type of image clean-up your video software supports, and output your old wedding or baby videos to DVD! Seller information onofftrade Night mode doesn’t help poor low-light performance.

The only real victims of placement here are the two switches on the right side of the body that let you switch between auto or program modes, and MiniDV tape or MiniSD flash memory card media. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. The HDV format is now causing some problems but still has some advantages.

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Correct Answers – 10 points. Does that mean is doesn’t look good, or doesn’t work well? Not every camcorder supports this, so it was a bonus feature that drew me to the HV Lots of dvv capacity: Will usually ship within same business day if paid before This is one of the “key” features on the Canon HV and HG, and is really one of the primary features xanon would lead someone to choose one of these Canon’s over a Sony, Panasonic, or JVC high-def camcorder.


Drivers Software Firmware Utilities Loading Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. For still images, the camera captures 2. Customers also shopped for.

ddv The LCD screen, viewfinder, and lens are all in excellent shape with no visible scratch. Canon’s night mode does little to fix this, instead dropping the shutter to such a slow speed that you end up with video that looks like lazy stop-action animation. The Canon HV also has the ability to record at 24 frames per second progressive which creates a sort of film effect. Its 10x optical zoom lens, 2. In our reviewwe found that the vertical design brought with it some irksome ergonomic issues.

I sometimes call it “a camera that doesn’t need light,” because it has really good low light capability, compared to other cameras in my experience, although it does acquire noticeable image “noise” in low light.

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