Camcorder Geek » RSS

Aug 1, 2013

Canon Introduces VIXIA Mini

Canon VIXIA Mini

Canon today announced the new VIXIA mini compact personal camcorder. The creatively designed VIXIA mini personal camcorder allows shooters to easily record their hobbies, special interests and memorable moments hands-free, and then share those videos and images on their favorite social networking sites or their own blogs via built-in Wi-Fi or via the free Canon Movie Uploader app.

The VIXIA mini compact personal camcorder features an ultra wide-angle Canon f/2.8 fisheye lens (160 degree movies / 170 degree photos) allowing a user to shoot from unique and creative perspectives while including their surroundings to make their videos and images more interesting…

Jul 9, 2013

New JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion Action Cam Delivers Performance And Feature Upgrades

JVC GC-XA2

A new, upgraded JVC ADIXXION, the action camera ready for action right out of the box, was announced today by JVC KENWOOD Corporation. The new JVC GC-XA2 ADIXXION offers a range of performance and feature enhancements that boost image quality and versatility, and the camera remains ready for most any situation, no external housing necessary.

Like the original ADIXXION, the new GC-XA2 is water-, shock-, dust- and freeze-proof – JVC’s Quad-Proof design – with built-in LCD and Wi-Fi…

May 14, 2013

Polaroid Unveils XS80 HD 1080p 16MP Mountable Action Camera

Polaroid XS80

Polaroid is expanding its line of mountable hi-definition action video cameras with an affordable model that allows consumers to easily capture their every adventure. At only $129.99, the XS80 action camera joins the already extensive Polaroid product offerings, and will provide users with the ability to take 1080p video at 30 frames per second (FPS), guaranteeing that they never miss an instant of the excitement…

Apr 14, 2013

New Flagship JVC Procision GC-PX100 Now Available For $1000

JVC Procision GC-PX100

JVC today announced the availability of a new premium camcorder designed to capture high-quality video of fast-moving action. The new JVC Procision GC-PX100 offers high bit rate progressive recording to deliver high resolution HD images, plus high-speed recording for super slow-motion video.

The camera’s high performance combines with Wi-Fi connectivity and specialized apps to make the GC-PX100 ideal for capturing and analyzing fast-moving action.

The camera shoots Full HD 1920 x 1080/60p video at 36Mbps, a bit rate that allows Full HD slow-motion playback, perfect for motion analysis or special effects…

Apr 3, 2013

New Canon VIXIA HF G30 Features 20x Zoom, MP4 HD and Wi-Fi

Canon VIXIA HF G30

Unveiling an outstanding device for video enthusiasts and advanced amateurs, Canon U.S.A., Inc. today announced a new flagship camcorder, the VIXIA HF G30 camcorder. This new camcorder features a powerful 20x Genuine Canon HD Video Lens, MP4 recording, and built-in Wi-Fi capability with dual band wireless support, making the VIXIA HF G30 camcorder a great device to help preserve inspirational moments in stunning image quality. Whether capturing a once in a lifetime trip or creating a movie, avid videographers will enjoy the sophisticated capabilities of this powerful device in a compact body…

Apr 3, 2013

Canon Presents XA25 HD and XA20 HD Professional Camcorders

Canon XA25 HD

Strategically integrating some of Canon's sophisticated next-generation imaging and wireless technologies, the new XA25 HD and XA20 HD professional camcorders from Canon U.S.A., Inc. provide an impressive combination of professional features and optics in a compact design. Ideal for run-and-gun style videography, or electronic newsgathering (ENG), both models weigh only 2.6 pounds, allowing for extreme mobility and portability.

Both camcorders feature multiple shooting-assist functions and enhanced key components such as a newly developed Genuine Canon wide-angle 20x HD zoom lens with an ENG-style "rocker" zoom control and built-in real-time optical image stabilization…

Jan 8, 2013

The 2013 JVC Everio Line Features Performance Enhancements And Expanded Wi-Fi Functions

JVC GZ-EX310

A new line of JVC Everio camcorders announced today offers a combination of performance enhancements, expanded Wi-Fi functions and innovative features for those who want to take their videos beyond what a smartphone or other camcorders can deliver. Highlights include a new imaging sensor for improved image quality, powerful optical zooms, expanded Wi-Fi functions, and unique viewing and sharing features…

Jan 8, 2013

New Flagship JVC Procision GC-PX100 Designed To Capture Fast-Moving Action

JVC Procision GC-PX100

A new premium camcorder designed to capture high-quality video of fast-moving action was announced today by JVC. The new JVC Procision GC-PX100 offers high bit rate progressive recording to deliver high resolution HD images and Full HD slow-motion video. The camera’s high performance combines with Wi-Fi connectivity and a range of free specialized apps to make the GC-PX100 ideal for capturing and analyzing fast-moving action…

Jan 7, 2013

Panasonic Announces Full-HD Camcorder Lineup For 2013

Panasonic HC-X920

Panasonic announces five new Full-HD camcorders to expand its product lineup for 2013. The new lineup includes the HC-X920, HC-V720, HC-V520, HC-V210 and HC-V110.

The high-end HC-X920 model is equipped with the New 3MOS System PRO with BSI (Backside Illumination) Sensor to enhance the three MOS sensors for excellent shooting performance even in dim lighting situations. The use of the BSI Sensor reduces noise to 50% of previous models. The X920 captures and records momentous scenes in high-definition in any environment, including the bright outdoors to dimly lit indoors…

Jan 7, 2013

Panasonic Announces HX-A100 Full-HD Wearable Camcorder

Panasonic HX-A100

The compact, lightweight design of the A100 makes it comfortable to wear. By setting the camera on the included Earhook, users can enjoy hands-free shooting without a helmet. A Multi-Mount option is also available for mounting the camera to a helmet or backpack. The waterproof design enables even greater shooting freedom in situations where the camera might get wet.

Another feature of the camera is its built-in Wi-Fi functions, which allows users to broadcast live video with simultaneous Full-HD recording…