Articles & Videos: Video Cameras

What will you do with all that footage? Will you play it back on your TV, make copies to share with friends and family, or edit and back up the files using a computer? We'll look at what you can do with camcorder footage, and offer our suggestions and tips for getting the best results with your home movies.

Need help navigating the different recording formats? This article gives you the details on each type to help you figure out which camera is right for you.

Finding the right camcorder
by Meredith Krebs

In this article, we'll talk about high-def, zoom, geo-tagging and other options to help you decide which camcorder is right for you.

Camcorder Accessories
by Meredith Krebs

Camcorder accessories can help make your home movies memorable. Getting extra batteries, memory cards, a tripod, and few extra cables will set you up like a pro.

Camcorders FAQ
by Tara W.

Get answers to common camcorder questions, including tips on using your camcorder and sharing your footage.

Camcorder Glossary
by Tara W.

Learn about the different types of camcorders, discover features, and find out what some of those specifications mean.

If you're a cyclist, water-skier, skateboarder or snow-shoer - if your favorite pastime involves speed, the elements, and skill outdoors - a Sony Action Camcorder is for you. Strap it on, stick it on a helmet, tie it to your vehicle. I guarantee it will deliver a level of personal involvement you haven't seen before in your videos.

Sony's projector camcorders offer sophisticated manual options along with intelligently engineered automatic functions, plus a built-in high-intensity projector so you can see your shots without the need for an external monitor.

DSLR vs. camcorder
by Eric Angevine

DSLR vs. camcorder: This chart will help you decide if a professional camcorder or a DSLR camera will give you the tools you're looking for when shooting high-quality video.