The popularity of amateur camcorders is gradually declining. The reason is simple: if earlier buying an inexpensive video camera was the only way to record video on family holidays and on trips, today most users use smartphones for this purpose. In addition, in recent years, the video capabilities of SLR cameras and mirrorless cameras with interchangeable optics have greatly expanded. They are most often chosen for commercial shooting, when artistry is important.
However, classic amateur camcorders are in no hurry to retire. Recently I happened to get acquainted with one of the top camcorders in the amateur segment – Panasonic HC-VXF990. The main question that interested me was: what modern video cameras of this category can contrast their competitors in the form of smartphones on the one hand and SLR cameras on the other. Continue reading
The camcorder is indispensable for those who want to record all the important moments of life in high quality. And hardly anyone would want to skip the first steps of their child, because the battery of the camcorder is out of order, or detect a malfunction of the microphone, recording his speech at the wedding of his best friend or girlfriend. This is why it is important to choose a brand of camcorder that you can trust.
Having studied the opinions of Consumer Reports experts, the ranking of camcorder manufacturers from Ranker and other sources, we made the top 10 best brands of camcorders in 2019.
10. Sharp Continue reading