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Which camcorder is best for video and stills?

by Mayor / March 19, 2007 4:55 PM PDT

Price range $1000 +/- not including tripods, external mics, etc.

Going to Brasil, Amazon and Argentina which makes size important. That is one of the main reason I am looking for a dual mode: video and still pictures in one unit. I can go higher for good quality. Of course another way to go is a still camera that takes movie clips. But it seems the digi still movie cameras are larger than cam corders, am i wrong in this assumption?

Any recommendqations will be greatly appreciated.

Health and happiness to all.


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what is on your short list?
by boya84 / March 19, 2007 11:07 PM PDT

have you done any research?

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I can give you a strong candidate for 'the best', but the
by Kiddpeat / March 20, 2007 1:28 AM PDT

best doesn't fit within your price range and other parameters. You probably want something like a Canon S3 IS.

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40Gb, takes 6Mp stills
by victorhorky / March 22, 2007 10:22 AM PDT

Hey, get the CR-SR300 40GB Handycam

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