This posting sprang out of a conversation begun over on the globalvjs facebook group. Someone asked which was the best camcorder for under $500 and I entered the discussion by showing off a video shot with my Kodak Playtouch. A simple P&S camera which I carry everywhere. No zoom, not much in the way of […]Read more "Sans tripod…"
I keep hearing it. “I could shoot better video if only I had (name the) camera. My life would be so much better if… People would hire me if only… Hate to break it to ya bro, but that ain’t it. It’s not your gear, unless you’re still trying to keep between the lines with […]Read more "It’s all in the mind of the shooter…"
…between my mainstay Panasonic AG-HMC150, Swann HD Freestyle (think Go Pro), and Kodak Playtouch (your basic Flip style camera). Initially the latter two look pretty good, especially with the water splash. However, if you take the time to check, the details in dark areas and highlights on the fruit are noticeably better on the Panasonic. […]Read more "Three camera test…"