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Sony HVR-HD1000

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Sony HVR-HD1000

The Sony HVR-HD1000 features Sony’s 1/ 2.9 inches ClearVid CMOS sensor, 10x Carl Zeiss VArio-Sonner T* lens, optical image stabilization, LCD screen, EVF, should-mount, Smooth Slow Rec, infrared light emitter, downconvert, SD or HD resolutions, Super NightShot mode, 0 lux shooting and accessories.

Features

The Sony HVR-HD1000 features a camcorder with HDV features. It offers shoulder mount design which provides stability to the photographer while shooting. It is recommended…

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Sony HVR-HD1000

The Sony HVR-HD1000 features Sony’s 1/ 2.9 inches ClearVid CMOS sensor, 10x Carl Zeiss VArio-Sonner T* lens, optical image stabilization, LCD screen, EVF, should-mount, Smooth Slow Rec, infrared light emitter, downconvert, SD or HD resolutions, Super NightShot mode, 0 lux shooting and accessories.

Features

The Sony HVR-HD1000 features a camcorder with HDV features. It offers shoulder mount design which provides stability to the photographer while shooting. It is recommended for use with wedding videographers, educational facilities and users searching for professional-end type of camcorder. This camcorder features Sony’s 1/ 2.9 inches ClearVid CMOS sensor, a 10x Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonner T*lens with optical image stabilization which offers image features for the user. This display of the camcorder comes with an LCD screen and EVF which are positioned in front of the cameraman when the camcorder is shoulder-mounted. The Smooth Slow Rec function provides for slow-motion recording and playback. The Sony HVR-HD1000 features 0 lux shooting with Super Night Shot mode which utilizes an infrared light emitter where it allows for video to be captured when there is no light source. It offers shooting at SD or HD resolutions. In addition to this, it provides the down conversion option for shooting resolutions. The HD master tapes provide storage for recording video recordings.

Additional features

The Sony HVR-HD1000 features recommended accessories which include AC adaptor, power cord, AV connecting cable, eye cap, rechargeable battery, lens hood, lens cap, microphone and wind screen, CD-ROM manual and operating guide.

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  • Live feed Sony HVR HD 1000U ?

    I'm inexperienced in cameras, I'm want to hook up to a computer and sound system and big screen TV to do live feeds. can I do this with this camera? thanks, John

    (No answers yet. Write an answer!) 2010-02-21

  • Is this a good camera for someone just getting into vidography?

    I want a video camera that when I zoom in it won't blur like my Sony handycam that I bought at walmart. I want a good camera to shoot video of my kids. I want good picture and good audio. I probably won't be doing any video editing. Just point and shoot but I wont something that looks professional and will give a professional sound and video. Please help!

    (No answers yet. Write an answer!) 2010-02-10

  • Does this camcorder support wireless mic audio?

    I am new to these type of camcorders and would like some information. I am looking for a nice camcorder to record my kids school plays, birthday parties, and other special occasions. I would also like to do some weddings. Is this camcorder a decent camcorder for these purposes? I am also looking at the Canon GL2. Any recommendations would be greatly appreciated.

    (No answers yet. Write an answer!) 2010-02-07

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    I am looking for a nice camcorder to video my kids school plays, birthday parties, and other special occassions. Does this camcorder support wireless mic audio? I am new to these types of camcorders but would love to have one. I have also been looking at the Canon GL2 but I like the looks of the Sony better, of course, looks are not everything. Your recommendations would be greatly appreciated.

    (No answers yet. Write an answer!) 2010-02-07

  • Do i need to burn onto a Blu-ray disc in order to get HD results

    Do i need to burn onto a Blu-ray disc in order to get HD results? If i burn onto a DVD how clear is the quality of the picture?

    (No answers yet. Write an answer!) 2009-08-24

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