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Inexpensive Camera for Youtube - Macro Zoom

I need to make educational videos for posting on Youtube. The particular problem is that these videos are for electronic devices and need to be made in close-up mode. I have tried several cameras but the combination of movie mode - closeup mode does not seem to be a priority for the manufacturer.

My budget is limited to under 200.00. Does anyone have suggestions for new or used cameras that do an exceptional job for videos?

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Thanks for the reply but I don't want a camcorder. I want a digital camera with closeup movie capability.

So again, any suggestions for an inexpensive camera that excels in making movies with closeups?

Thanks All

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Just a note.

I deal with PCB (printed circuit boards) and have an old USB Intel QX3 (interesting reading at: of the Intel Play QX3 Computer Microscope.pdf )

The first one we obtained was 69 dollars. The second one was free on freecycle.

This unit has paid off many times to document failures and it does have a movie mode.

Later we can use that in our video editor for the final video.

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