MiniDV


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MiniDV

A small cassette that is widely used for recording digital videotape in the DV format. Handheld MiniDV camcorders combined the high quality of DV in a small size and became very popular in a short time. See DV.
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Alongside prizes such as a Cannon MiniDV Camcorder and an Apple(R) - PowerBook(R) G4, three remarkable mystery items will be up for grabs.
Using SD instead of MiniDV means it is 47 per cent smaller than an equivalent tape camcorder, and more than 50 per cent lighter.
NEW YORK-Amid a barrage of digital camcorder formats, the majority of manufacturers seem to migrate to one of the earlier emerging technologies and less expensive -- MiniDV.
Contestants will be competing to win a trip for two to the 2006 Music Industry's Biggest Awards Show; a Sony MiniDV HandyCam Camcorder, Mini iPod, $100 in music downloads, $100 Ticketmaster Gift Certificate, Gift Baskets from Baskin-Robbins among other prizes.
Some Canon miniDV cameras are used for on-location footage.
This MiniDV camera is jam-packed with loads of features including touch screen and video CD burning capacity.
digital video cameras that record video to miniDV tape).
The XL1S MiniDV Camcorder offers a digital format, interchangeable lens system and three CCD image sensors with pixel shift technology for superior image quality.
1-million pixel DCR-PC300K miniDV digital camcorder.
There are three consumer digital formats in use: MiniDV, Digital 8 and DVD.
The Canon Elura 40MC captures up to 2 hours of high-quality digital video with digital stereo sound when using an 80-minute MiniDV tape.
These use MiniDV tape cartridges that look similar to, but are not compatible with the analog 8mm tapes.