One of eight buyers’ guides I cobbled together
How to choose your digital camcorder
Camcorders used to be the size of Lincolnshire, and lifting one required irresponsible use of protein supplements. No longer.
Today, you could be Kate Moss’s skinnier twin and have no problem handing these beautiful works of photographic art. Today’s models (see some reviews here) are small, light and easy to use. They’re simplicity itself. Just like Kate Moss.
You get a better picture, great sounds and you don’t lose quality each time you play the footage. You can also create effects that would keep Hollywood happy. But where do you start? Features can be tricky to get your head round. Are you a beginner, an intermediate, or a mini-Spielberg?