Learn about the Best Cameras for Video Recording
There are many reasons why people record videos. If you’re into teaching or you like to do podcasts, spending a little on a nice camera for video recording is a good way to provide quality to your viewers. I recently got a Sony camcorder for doing You tube videos of our small-holding and it is great, though I am going to be using my new Nikon 3200 in the future, you can’t beat an SLR for filming as long as the software and screen are easy to use.
There are a few things you need to consider before spending money on cameras for video recording. I have found, it is always good if you can get a model that will allow external microphone. That is because you don’t want to end up shouting into the device in order to get good sound quality.
What other features do you need?
Depending on what you plan to do with the photography equipment, it is also important to consider a model that can be placed on a tripod. This is important for those who use their video recording camera for video-conferencing. A handheld gadget in a situation like this will not be very practical.
You don’t have to worry too much about quality because most modern digital camera for video recording offer high definition. With the above-mentioned, you need to look for a device that will allow you to get both good sound quality and video quality. Here are a few you need to look into:
Panasonic HDC-HS80 Camcorder
This is a video camera that costs about $450. For that price, you get a lot of features that you will likely never use. It has an easy software interface that will allow you to quickly upload videos to YouTube and Facebook.
It also comes with an advanced CMOS sensor. You also get great zoom which is always handy when you are trying to get close-ups of distant objects. This Panasonic offering also comes with wide angle lens and a neat LCD touch screen.
There are other interesting features that come with this camera for video recording like noise canceling and zoom microphone.
Canon VIXIA HF G10 Camcorder
This is another great camera for video recording, although it is getting procey. You need to bear in mind that professional camera for video recording usually run into the thousands, even a prosumer camcorder can be expensive. This will not be the most expensive you can buy but it is also not the cheapest. It will cost about a $1500 at most retailers.
Attention has been paid to design and the camera does look pretty good. It has image stabilizer which is always a good thing when you’re filming with the advanced optical zoom. This camera will appeal to all those are fans of Canon but some might feel that it is expensive for the features you get. When compared to the Panasonic brand mentioned above, it is more expensive. The low light sensor and the Cinema filter are great attributes that will make this camera appeal to some.
Best Camera for Video Recording for You Tube
Sony Handycam with 30x Optical Zoom
If you are looking for a little bit of YouTube fame, it is important for you to have a video recorder that is good enough. The Sony HDR-CX260V is a high definition video recorder that will allow you to record some of the best possible videos and memories. It looks quite good as well. It has an 8.9 MP camera for still image.
It has 30x optical zoom and 55x extended zoom. It comes with a 3 inch touchscreen that provides the user with a really clear picture of the photos taken so far. The photo quality (Still photo quality) of the product is also quite high. This video recorder is capable of HD recording at 1920x 1080. The video recorder comes with a 16 GB embedded flash memory drive and you will be able to shoot 5 hours of footage with the amount of storage space you have.
Users say that this camera’s image and video quality doesn’t disappoint. What users love about this camera is that the picture quality of pictures taken indoors and outdoors is equally good. The zoom and auto off on the Handycam are feature loved by all.
Whether you are wanting to make short movies, do how to videos or makeovers, or music videos to promote your band, here is a great model that is well reviewed and easy to use. Go for an anti-shake, image stabilizer model if you can, to give your movies a professional look.