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High-Definition Media Interface

High-Definition Media Interface or HDMI is a digital interface without compression device used to connect media streams from one location to another. It is commonly used for high-definition television home and multimedia production. Hitachi, Panasonic, Philips, Sony, Technicolor, Toshiba, and Silicon Image are a leading electronics manufacturer in the world …

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EOS 5D MARK III for Filmmaker

Film production at this time not always uses standard video cameras. Many filmmakers use Digital SLR camera as an image recording device. Canon has unveiled this year’s EOS 5D Mark III DSLR Camera as a successor to the popularity of the previous series of EOS 5D Mark II. Canon EOS …

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The Most Popular Formats

It is rather impossible to choose a camera without knowing which format best fits your needs. Below, you will find a lot of the most popular formats. DVCPRO HD It supported the standard definition of DVCPRO format. The DVCPRO HD from Panasonic uses a data rate of 120 Mbps and …

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SONY HXR-MC1500

Sony is adding to its line of professional HD tapeless memory camcorders with the launch of the HXR-MC1500. Capturing moments in both High Definitions as well as SD formats, superb visual quality is certain with proven features such as Sony’s state of the art proprietary G-lens and Exmor™ R CMOS …

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PANASONIC AJ-HPX3100 P2 HD Camcorder

Panasonic will launch the AJAJ- a compact shoulder mounted HD camcorder featuring P2 solid-state memory card recording, in October 2010. The AJ-HPX3100 offers high image quality and performance for high-end video production, incorporating a 2.2 Megapixel, 2/3, type CCD image sensor (3CCD) and the latest AVC-Intra Codec for broadcasting (compatible …

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Sony XDCAM EX PWM-320

The expanding family of Sony’s award winning XDCAM EX series of products now includes the PWM-320 shoulder-mount camcorder that delivers new levels of creativity and flexibility for solid-state digital production. The PWM-320 comes equipped with three cutting edge 1/2 inch Exmor full HD 1920×1080 CMOS imagers delivering superb picture performance …

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Professional ENG Camcorder

Canon recently launched much awaited professional camcorders, the XF305 and XF300, each capable of recording 1920 x 1080 Full HD video in MPEG2 4:2:2 50Mbps Canon XF codec. The company’s latest camcorders come with hot swappable dual UDMA CF card slots, Canon 18x HD L-series lenses and Canon’s latest DIGIC …

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