The Panasonic SDR-T50 standard-definition camcorder is worth considering for its manual controls and powerful zoom lens in a very compact body--not video quality.
Video of the moon taken with the 70x zoom lens on the Panasonic SDR-T50 standard-def camcorder.
There's a lot of things you can peep with a 70x zoom lens--the moon being one.
Video of the moon captured with the 70x zoom of the Panasonic SDR-T50 standard-definition camcorder.
The Panasonic SDR-T50, S50, and H85 standard-definition camcorders are worth considering for their manual controls and powerful zoom lens in a very compact body--not their video quality.
The Panasonic SDR-T50 and HDC-TM55 are two flash-based camcorders with impressive optical intelligent zooms.