Cons: Have to transfer video data IN REAL TIME by cable into imovie software on the MAC before it can be burned to DVD. Ridiculous. The files are not in mpeg 2 or 4 so it was a pain to convert to DVD. It is even more complicated than using tapes. So many ot
Summary: This camera gives amazing pictures, is pretty easy to use and of excellent build quality. Having used an older larger Hi-8 (Sony 800) I find the zoom switch a little difficult to use in the position it's in, but I shall get used to this, no doubt. It's so easy to transport being small (but not too light) but makes my Konig K-100 tripod look a bit over the top now.