Furthermore, the HVX200 can downconvert off-speed recordings in 720p recorded on a P2 card and copy it to a mini DV tape
The HDR-FX1 shoots 16:9 widescreen high-definition video at 1080i and records video in the new HDV format straight to Mini DV tape
Interested parties should send a VHS or mini DV tape
along with contact information, biography and information regarding the content of the work including own rights to the movie to Mario Garibaldi: "The Reel Project" to mun2 television at 2470 W.
Using the direct recording functions, users can plug a DV camera into the FireWire(R) port of their PC and burn a DVD directly from the DV tape
Files can be captured as AVI or MPEG files, and DV AVI files can be converted back to DV tape
Both models use two varieties of media, Mini DV tape
for recording video and SD memory cards for storing still images and short MPEG-4 movie clips.
The mini DV tapes
are bombproof and can be chucked in a bag with silicone for complete peace of mind.
Analysys International says with the development of microdrive and flash memory technology, microdrive and flash memory will inevitably replace DV tapes
and DVDs and become the mainstream storage media for DV camcorders.
And if you're after a camcorder, one that uses DV tapes
is a better proposition.
HDV, developed by Sony, JVC, Canon and Sharp in 2003, allows for recording HD video on standard DV tapes
The one-hour DV tapes
cost between $15 and $20, about 50 percent more than comparable Hi8 8 mm tapes.