key features of your miniDV camcorder
Digital Data Transfer Functionwith IEEE1394
By incorporating the IEEE 1394(i.LINK™: i.LINK is a serialdata transer protocol andinterconnectivity system, used totransmit DV data) high speed datatransport port, both moving andphoto images can be transerred toa PC, making it possible to produceor edit various images.
USB Interface for Digital ImageData Transfer(SC-D383/D385 only)
You can transer images to a PCusing the USB interace without anadd-on card.
Photo Recording on a Tape
You can record a photo image ona tape.
Your camcorder incorporates a 680K
pixel CCD. Photo images can berecorded to a memory card.
1200x Digital Zoom
Allows you to magniy an image upto 1200 times its original size.
Provides more powerul sound withthe Real Stereo and Audio Eecteatures.
Color TFT LCD
A high-resolution color TFT LCDgives you clean, sharp images aswell as the ability to review yourrecordings immediately.
Digital Image Stabilizer (DIS)
The DIS compensates or any handshaking, reducing unstable imagesparticularly at high magnication.
Various Visual Effects
The Visual Eects allow you to giveyour lms a special look by addingvarious special eects.
Back Light Compensation (BLC)
The BLC unction compensates ora bright background behind asubject you're recording.
The Program AE enables you to alterthe shutter speed and aperture to suitthe type o scene/action to be flmed.
High Power Zoom Lens
Power Zoom lens allows users tomagniy the subject clearly up to 34x.
Digital Still Camera Function(SC-D383/D385 only)
Using a memory card, you caneasily record and playbackstandard photo images. You can transer standard photoimages on the memory card toyour PC using the USB interace.
Moving Image Recording on aMemory Card(SC-D383/D385 only)
Moving image recording makesit possible to record video onto amemory card.
MMC/SD card slot(SC-D383/D385 only)
MMC/SD card slot can use MMC(Multi Media Cards) and SD cards.