Summary: I have several sony HD VIDEO CAMERAS, Infact I purchased three on these. One got ran over by truck. I quickly found two more to buy. These work great, they are small and you can carry with you.
Summary: I purchased this handicam "used" and don't feel that it is worth the full asking price that Sony sells it for. That being said, it is a great camera if you can get a deal. I have always been used to the traditional style cameras that have a larger frame.
Summary: I started in 1968 with super 8 movies, moved on to Betamax as soon as it came available, upgraded to a Sony SL2000 Betamax in 1982, in the early 90's I moved up to a Sony 8mm video camcorder. I held on as long as I could and finally purchased the Sony TG-1 a couple of years ago.
Summary: We've been using the HDR-TG1 for about a year on vacation trips, while sailing and hiking. In every respect it has proved to be an outstanding instrument. The HD videos it captures when displayed on a HD TV (a 40 in.
I've owned it for a year - excellent compact video camera
G. Guillot, Amazon
2 July 2009
Summary: I've been using this camera now for over a year to record family vacations and events. I have greatly enjoyed the camera and feel that it was well worth the purchase price. Put the camera in proper context before evaluating - it is not a professional video camera - it is a small, high quality camera...
Summary: The minute I saw the camera on the Sony web pages, I knew I had to have one. I am a long time fan of Sony's ability to turn out these small, watch like products, back to the original Sony walkman, a player for standard cassette tapes so thin and small that the player itself would fit into the same...