Summary: I bought two extra Canon batteries, a charger, and a wrist strip, but availability of these items was limited, even from Canon???
Pros: The DC22 camcorder is full of features and easy to learn, if you spend some time with the Canon manual. The DC22 will record to a DVD-R DL disk, extending recording time to one hour. Newegg gets another thumbs-up for service.
Cons: I returned the DC22 to Canon for warranty service based on a Service Notice posted on the Canon web site. The Canon factory service was acceptable. The velcro grip belt on the camcorder is somewhat inadequate making it a good idea to attach a wrist strap to prevent your DC22 from falling....it pr...
Summary: I am just learning to use this camera. I loaded the supplied Roxio MyDVD for Canon software on my computer and plugged in the USB cable. When you go to the video capture screen it says that this version of the software, MyDVD LE, does not support image capture.
Have had DC22 for 7 years, still going strong to create directly usable mini-DVDs
M. R. Smith, Amazon
29 December 2006
Summary: I recently began using this camcorder again to create direct to mini-DVD recordings to leave with folks who can then pop them directly into a DVD player, so I thought I should add a review of this 8 year old technology.