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Apr 5, 2011

Panasonic Launches New Dual Cameras HX-WA10, HX-DC10 And HX-DC1

Panasonic HX-WA10

Panasonic announced today three new Dual Cameras, the HX-WA10, the HX-DC10 and the HX-DC1, all which have an easy-to-hold vertical design, making it easy and seamless to shoot full-High Definition videos (1920 x 1080) or photos – without having to switch between the two settings as there are separate video/photo capture buttons. The HX-WA10 is waterproof down to approximately 10 feet*making it extremely versatile, and the HX-WA10 and HX-DC10 models include Panasonic’s Backside Illumination (BSI) technology, which allows for optimal shooting in dimly-lit conditions…

Mar 7, 2011

First Full HD 3D Consumer Camcorder JVC GS-TD1 Is Now Available

JVC GS-TD1

JVC today announced the availability of a new 3D consumer camcorder, the first on the consumer market that offers 3D video recording in Full High Definition. The new JVC GS-TD1 uses two camera lenses and two imaging sensors – one for each lens – to capture three-dimensional images in much same way that human eyes work.

3D video shot using the GS-TD1 can be viewed in 3D on any 3D TV. What’s more, the camcorder can shoot 3D video that can be burned to a Blu-ray disc or DVD-R for 3D playback on a compatible Blu-ray player…

Feb 1, 2011

Panasonic Announces Pricing For The 2011 Camcorders Lineup

Panasonic HDC-TM900

Panasonic today announces pricing for its 2011 line of full-High Definition (HD) 3MOS models, the HDC-TM900, HDC-HS900 and HDC-SD800; as well as its Full-High Definition 1MOS models, the HDC-TM90, HDC-SD90, HDC-TM80, HDC-HS80, HDC-SD80, HDC-SD40 and HDC-TM40; and the standard definition models, HDC-H100, HDC-T70 and HDC-S70. All 13 models, in addition to a new optional 3D conversion lens (VW-CLT1), will be available in March 2011.

The Panasonic Full-HD camcorders will be available for suggested retail prices (SRP) of $1,399.95 for the HDC-HS900; $1099.99 for the HDC-TM900 and $849.99 for the HDC-SD800…

Jan 6, 2011

Coby Presents New Affordable SNAPP Camcorders CAM3002, CAM4002 and CAM5002

Coby CAM5002

Coby Electronics helps consumers capture and share every memorable moment with three brand-new portable digital camcorders that round-out the company's popular COBY SNAPP collection.

The new units - each priced under $100 - come pre-installed with muvee automatic video-editing software for easy editing and uploading on-the-go. Coby will showcase its sleek new video cameras alongside its debut tablets, premiere 3D and LED large-screen TVs, innovative 3D portable DVD players and more at the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show, Booth #11932 in the Central Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center, January 6-9, 2011…

Jan 6, 2011

JVC Introduces 2011 HD Everio Camcorders Line

JVC GZ-HM960

JVC today announced a new HD Everio camcorder line that offers a range of sophisticated features to deliver top-quality high definition video and unprecedented ease-of-use. The new line includes technologies that deliver outstanding low light performance, superior image stabilization and advanced scene analysis for optimum image quality. Other features found on most models include 40x optical zoom and touch panel LCD screens. What’s more, the line’s top model offers on-the-fly 2D-to-3D conversion for 3D viewing on the camcorder’s LCD screen or any compatible TV…

Jan 6, 2011

JVC Introduces GS-TD1: The World’s First Full HD 3D Consumer Camcorder

JVC GS-TD1

JVC today announced the world’s first consumer camcorder to offer 3D recording in Full HD, thanks to a new JVC-developed high-speed processor that can produce two simultaneous Full HD images.

The new GS-TD1 uses two camera lenses and two 3.32 megapixel CMOS sensors – one for each lens – to capture three-dimensional images much the same way that human eyes work. JVC’s new high-speed imaging engine simultaneously processes the two Full HD images – left and right images at 1920 x 1080i – within that single chip…

Jan 5, 2011

Canon Announces Its Most Compact And Low-Priced Professional Camcorder: The XA10

Canon XA10

Canon U.S.A. announces the new ultra compact XA10 Professional Camcorder, ideal for situations where mobility while shooting is critical. This feature-rich, professional model records Full HD 1080p video using an AVCHD codec. The ultimate professional camcorder for run-and-gun shooting, the compact XA10 includes a detachable handle for low-angle shooting and portability. With the handle attached, the XA10's functionality is further enhanced with the addition of XLR inputs and an external microphone holder…

Jan 5, 2011

Toshiba Announces Camileo S30 Compact HD Digital Camcorder

Toshiba Camileo S30

Toshiba today announced the CAMILEO™ S30 camcorder, a new addition to the highly acclaimed CAMILEO S-Series line. Toshiba's latest lightweight and ultraportable full HD resolution camcorder now features image stabilization in 1080p, 720p and 480p modes for smooth and clear videos, a touch screen designed for easier navigation and a 16X digital zoom for getting in on the action.

At only three-fourths of an inch thin and weighing only 4.2 ounces, the CAMILEO S30 is the size of a smartphone…

Jan 5, 2011

Panasonic Introduces Its 2011 Full-HD Camcorders Lineup

Panasonic HDC-TM90

Panasonic today announced a full roster of Full-High Definition (HD) camcorders to its 2011 line. The seven new easy-to-use camcorders, HDC-SD40, HDC-TM40, HDC-HS80, HDC-TM80, HDC-SD80, HDC-TM90 and HDC-SD90, all have a 1MOS sensor with 1920 x 1080 resolution feature wide-angle lenses. The Panasonic HDC-SD90 and HDC-TM90 are capable of shooting full-HD video with 1080/60p recording and can even record 3D video with the optional Panasonic 3D Conversion lens (VW-CLT1)…

Jan 5, 2011

Panasonic Reveals New 3MOS HD Camcorders For Professional-Level Video Shooting In 3D And 2D

Panasonic HDC-TM900

Panasonic today introduced three new Full-High Definition (HD) 3MOS camcorders to its 2011 line, the HDC-TM900, HDC-HS900 and HDC-SD800. The new full-HD camcorders feature 1920 x 1080 resolution with 1080/60p recording to create crisp, detailed videos, and can also shoot 3D videos when used with Panasonic’s optional 3D Conversion Lens (VW-CLT1). Incorporating Panasonic’s 3MOS system – an advanced technology used in professional-level equipment– the new camcorders record bright, low-noise videos, even in low lighting…