JVC GR DV800U DRIVERS

A Closer Look A very smooth and quiet motor controls the The on-camera stereo mike is well placed on the top of the lens barrel and is capable of capturing acceptable quality sound when close to your subject. The auto white balance works very well moving from indoors to outside. A large 3-inch LCD monitor, a Web camera function and e-mailable video clips are also at the top of the list of this feature-rich camera. The electronic image stabilization system does a good job eliminating the triple espresso jitters keeping your static shots and slow pans and zooms relatively shake-free. If you’ve owned a camcorder before, chances are you could get by just fine without even a glance at the manual.

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A slight gd effect is noticeable at the very edge of the frame, especially if you have long horizontal or vertical lines in the shot.

Fortunately, a standard mini microphone jack and a headphone jack are available for just such an occasion. To put the camera back into standby mode, just close the LCD or push the viewfinder back in. Jvc gr dv800u, until recently, you would have had to make some serious sacrifices to get both good video and stills out of the same camera. Jvc gr dv800u Quality The real challenge of any camcorder is to resolve good detail and color in light and dark areas of a scene.

Slip into the hand strap and the zoom control appears naturally under your index finger. Like most new camcorders, a menu system gives you access to almost all functions beyond the most common ones. Both manual and auto focus are available on the GR-DV We found that you can wake the camera from standby by simply opening the LCD or pulling out the viewfinder. The GR-DV certainly jvc gr dv800u the smallest camcorder available, but it does fit nicely into your palm.

This camera also jvc gr dv800u one of our least favorite pet peeves: You might expect better image quality from a jvc gr dv800u in this price category.

Clear large printing outlines all functions for knobs, switches and buttons. A Closer Look A very smooth and quiet motor controls the The GR-DV provides good overall imaging but the blacks were slightly grainy and gray, the whites lost some detail and colors were slightly washed out.

JVC Mini DV Camcorder Review:JVC GR-DV | 01

Low-light auto focus is even less inspiring. Sure, you may already be capturing jvc gr dv800u child’s soccer triumphs with a compact Hi8 or VHS video camcorder. For richer audio, you’ll still have to use an external microphone. A large 3-inch LCD monitor, a Web camera function and e-mailable video clips are also at the top of the list of this feature-rich camera.

JVC Mini DV Camcorder Review:JVC GR-DV800

This is one of those simple features that makes jvc gr dv800u wonder, “Why hasn’t anyone thought of this before? This camera excels in packing in other useful features such as a self-timer for both video and still recording.

For example, we shot the same sunny outdoor scene with the JVC Jvc gr dv800u and a Canon S10 2 megapixel digital still camera and the S10 was clearly superior.

During quiet sections the automatic gain circuitry picks up a small jvc gr dv800u of tape transport noise, but still less than many other cameras in this price category. The on-camera stereo mike is well placed on the top of the lens barrel and is capable of capturing acceptable quality sound when close to your subject. Overall this is a good solution for those looking to reduce the electronic baggage the next time they head out with the family.

You may also have a digital still camera for fun around the campfire. Other Handy Features Within jvc gr dv800u menu you will find the standard set of features such as iris control, Program AE modes, special effects, titles and white balance. You can produce low resolution x pixel video clips from the memory card for easy e-mailing. Or you could wait until something better comes out. All in all, this hybrid camera seems to make good compromises when combining digital video and still capabilities into one unit.

If you’ve owned a camcorder jvc gr dv800u, chances are you jvc gr dv800u get by just fine without even a glance at the manual. Moving subjects and low contrast lighting conditions may also fool the auto focus system. It is loaded with innovative features, most of which are quite useful, at a very competitive price. The four-way mode selector puts the camera into Manual mode, then you use the scroll wheel to bring your subject into focus.

With jvc gr dv800u Blank Search feature, just drop in a half used tape you have laying around, hit the button and the camera will cue the tape up about three seconds before the blank space begins.

The electronic image stabilization system does a good job eliminating the triple espresso jitters keeping your static shots and slow pans and zooms relatively shake-free.

The camera jc to be removed from the tripod to eject the tape. The only one that might have some users reaching for the manual is the Navi Store button, which makes getting around on jvc gr dv800u or finding stills easier.

The auto white balance works very well moving from indoors to outside. The auto focus range dv800i very good from about two-inches to jvc gr dv800u, but even under standard lighting conditions it is not very quick to lock onto the subject.

Since there are fundamentally different technical issues with video and stills, all camcorders that use a single CCD for both video and stills have to make some imaging compromises.

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Stills are certainly noticeably better than most camcorders and are comparable to, but not as good as, some older digital still cameras. Most of the controls are easy to jvc gr dv800u and understand at first look. The camera has a generous Left Hand Left Out?

Well, something better is out.