Video And Editing archive

  • Helmet cam to spruce up home movies
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    Helmet cam to spruce up home movies

    By 10 September 2005

    Kids will soon be able to make their own stake videos with a strap on helmet cam that will go on sale next month. The camera, which will be branded as the Tony Hawk Helmet Cam will cost £109 and be available from Amazon in October in time for Christmas....

  • Panasonic to launch SD Video Camera at IFA 2005 - EXCLUSIVE
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    Panasonic to launch SD Video Camera at IFA 2005 - EXCLUSIVE

    By 2 September 2005

    Panasonic will later today launch a new camcorder that records directly to SD Card. The new model called the 3CCD SD Video Camera SDR-S100 will offer 3.1 megapixel resolution, a 10x optical LEICA DICOMAR zoom lens and Optical Image Stabilizer. The new...

  • Logitech launches Logitech QuickCam Fusion webcam
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    Logitech launches Logitech QuickCam Fusion webcam

    By 16 August 2005

    Logitech has unveiled the Logitech QuickCam Fusion webcam with a 1.3 megapixel sensor, Logitech RightLight technology, Logitech RightSound technology and an integrated microphone. The QuickCam Fusion webcam is the first webcam to come with Logitech Video...

  • Sony warns of counterfeit camcorders
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    Sony warns of counterfeit camcorders

    By 10 August 2005

    Sony has discovered that counterfeit Sony Handycam camcorders are being sold on eBay.co.uk and other web sites online by a small number of street sellers. In a statement from the company, it said: “We are making every effort to remove these off ebay.co.uk...

  • Canon launches the DC20 and DC10 direct to DVD camcorders
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    Canon launches the DC20 and DC10 direct to DVD camcorders

    By 28 July 2005

    Following hot on the heels of the Sony's Handycam DCR-DVD7E camcorder, Canon has launched what it is claiming is the world's smallest and lightest 1 Megapixel DVD digital video cameras that record straight to DVD discs. The two new models, the DC10 and...

  • JVC announces 30Gb GZ-MH70 Camcorder
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    JVC announces 30Gb GZ-MH70 Camcorder

    By 28 July 2005

    JVC has announced the release of its latest hard drive based camcorder the Everio GZ-MG70. The new model will carry on where the MG40 and MG50 left off. It, however will offer a 2.12 mega-pixel CCD chip and feature an internal hard disk drive with a 30GB...

  • Sony DCR-DVD7E Handycam camcorder review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Sony DCR-DVD7E Handycam camcorder review

    By 19 July 2005

    Sony’s latest camcorder allows you to record your footage, take out the miniature DVD and then play it using a standard DVD player with out the need for a computer. Pocket-lint.co.uk shouts “Lights, camera, action!” and finds out whether it’s...

  • Sony launch HDR-HC1 Handycam camcorder
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    Sony launch HDR-HC1 Handycam camcorder

    By 17 May 2005

    Sony, not content with launching the PlayStation 3 today has also unveiled what it believes is the world's smallest and lightest HD consumer camcorder with full HD resolution based on HDV 1080i. The ultra-compact HDR-HC1 Handycam camcorder fits comfortably...

  • Ulead v9 Video Editing Software - PC review
    Cameras 3.5 out of 5

    Ulead v9 Video Editing Software - PC review

    By 17 May 2005

    If you haven't delved into video editing software before, Ulead and rival Pinnacle are the forerunners in the hobby market. They lack the editorial advances of the two leading online desktop editing tools, Final Cut Pro and Premier, but bring the domestic...

  • Sony launches DCR-DVD7E  DVD camcorder
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    Sony launches DCR-DVD7E DVD camcorder

    By 6 May 2005

    Sony has launched a circular designed DVD camcorder, the Sony DCR-DVD7E that will allow users to shoot your footage straight to DVD for instant play back in any DVD player. The round body features a 2.5in LCD monitor on the back face of the camcorder,...

  • Samsung releases multi-function camcorders
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    Samsung releases multi-function camcorders

    By 4 May 2005

    Samsung has released a multi-function camcorder that promises six functions in one small unit. Pitched as the “Swiss Army Knife” of camcorders the VP-M105/110 that is as small and light as a cigarette pack, will play your favorite song, be a voice...

  • Adobe Creative Suite 2 review
    Cameras 4.5 out of 5

    Adobe Creative Suite 2 review

    By 4 April 2005

    The publishing world is becoming more and more integrated and dynamic. No longer is it all about copy tasters, cow gum and the old printing press. The transition from artwork, to photo to page and then even to web has to be as easy and efficient as possible....

  • TerraTec launch Cinergy 400 USB
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    TerraTec launch Cinergy 400 USB

    By 1 April 2005

    TerraTec has launched a new mobile TV and video editing box called the Cinergy 400 USB. The new model, which is the size of a cigarette packet connects to a PC via a USB2.0 cable and has been geared towards laptop users The Cinergy 400 USB offers the...

  • JVC GRPD1EK Mini DV Cam review
    Cameras 3.5 out of 5

    JVC GRPD1EK Mini DV Cam review

    By 28 March 2005

    JVC, having produced one of the first ever mini consumer DV cameras, may have become a relative stranger to the DV camcorder market but is hoping that its new model the JVC GRPD1EK will put it back in the frame. Pitched between the domestic and professional...

  • JVC Everio Digital Media camera review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    JVC Everio Digital Media camera review

    By 14 March 2005

    The concept of the digital media recording camera is a not a new one, although previously these have gone under a variety of names. In essence, “camera” does exactly what it says, and records direct onto a digital media format rather onto a tape....

  • Creative add two new webcams to its range at CeBIT 2005
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    Creative add two new webcams to its range at CeBIT 2005

    By 9 March 2005

    Creative has announced two new webcams for its Live range. The two new models; the Creative WebCam Live! Ultra for desktop users and the Creative WebCam Live! Ultra for Notebook will feature at the top of the Live! range. Both models promise an ultra-wide-angle...

  • Sayno updates the Xacti range with the C5 at CeBIT 2005
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    Sayno updates the Xacti range with the C5 at CeBIT 2005

    By 9 March 2005

    Sanyo has announced the launch of a new version of its Xacti range. The Xacti C5 will follow in the same lines as the C3, but be considerably smaller (see images below). The new model will feature 5.1 megapixels, 5x optical zoom, image stablizer and a...

  • Creative WebCam Instant review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Creative WebCam Instant review

    By 15 February 2005

    Sometimes we don't want the top of the range model. For those on a budget Creative's entry-level digital camera, the Creative WebCam Instant offers a basic setup, but doesn't overstretch itself like other models in the range in what it can and can't promise....

  • Logitech go after video conferencing market
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    Logitech go after video conferencing market

    By 10 February 2005

    Logitech has announced a new webcam - the ViewPort AV 100. The new unit combines a USB based, features a Logitech video camera, an integrated microphone with acoustic echo cancellation, and a Bluetooth wireless headset into a single, sleek console. “Video...

  • Creative WebCam Live! Pro review
    Cameras 3.5 out of 5

    Creative WebCam Live! Pro review

    By 3 February 2005

    Video calling doesn’t just have to be for the latest mobile phones. Computers have been offering the ability to talk to someone in person for the last ten years, so what makes the latest top of the range WebCam from Creative stand out from the crowd...

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    Creative launch MPEG-4 camcorder in US

    By 2 February 2005

    Creative has entered into the MPEG-4 camcorder market with the launch of a new camcorder in the US. Called the Creative DiVi Cam 316 the unit doubles up as all-in-one offering digital camera, webcam, MP3 player and voice recorder. The Creative DiVi CAM...

  • Terratec Cinergy T2 tv tuner review
    Cameras 3.5 out of 5

    Terratec Cinergy T2 tv tuner review

    By 11 January 2005

    Television tuners in your desktop are great devices, but for the most part involve you having to dismantle your PC to get them working. But what if you have a laptop? Terratec thinks it has the answer with the creation of the Cinergy T2, a small compact...

  • Canon announces MV800 and MVX300 ranges of digital camcorders
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    Canon announces MV800 and MVX300 ranges of digital camcorders

    By 5 January 2005

    Canon has announced two new digital video camera ranges today the MV800 and the MVX300. The MV800 is a range of 800K pixel digital video cameras. The range is designed to appeal to first time buyers looking for simplicity and quality and comprises of...

  • Terratec Grabster AV 400 mobile review
    Cameras 3 out of 5

    Terratec Grabster AV 400 mobile review

    By 27 December 2004

    Video editing has come to the laptop, but can your humble laptop be turned into a video editing console just like that, without trading it in for a Vaio? We test the Grabster from Terratec to see if the promise lives up to the hype. For a long time, the...

  • Creative launch three new WebCams
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    Creative launch three new WebCams

    By 24 November 2004

    Creative has launched a new range of webcams aimed at satisfying the growing demand for video chatting via instant messaging services. The WebCam Live! Pro is a USB2.0 model that features VGA resolution, a three way base for hanging over the top of a...