I'll tell you, I have a Panasonic GS150, which might be a tiny big over what you're looking to spend, but it freaking rocks.
It comes with a mic, that has record/zoom/etc buttons on it--and I will tell you, having an external mic makes a world of difference when you're trying to interview someone in a crowded convention center. Susan http://vlog.kitykity.com --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Heath" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > I was hoping you all could help me out. I am going to be upgrading my > video camera here sometime soon, and I need some help. The camera I > have now is a JVC and it works pretty well, but what the big thing it > is missing is a way for an external mic. > > So my "needs" are a camera that has an external mic capibility, plus > everything else that my JVC GR-D250 has, well maybe not everything but > most of it, manual white balane, different "speeds" etc, Also I am > guessing but by having an exteranl mic you would also get rid > of "motor" noise when zooming, is that correct? I tried doing a search > for information on this in the group but I didn't have much luck so I > aplogize if this has been discussed before. Thanks for your help.... > > Oh I am looking to hopefully only spend about $1.00, just kidding but > money is an object so I am hoping to spend under 400 if that is > possible, just looking for a good entry level or slightly above camera > that will fit my needs for more than 6 months you know......thanks.. > > Heath - Batman Geek > http://batmangeek7.blogspot.com > Yahoo! Groups Links <*> To visit your group on the web, go to: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/videoblogging/ <*> To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to: [EMAIL PROTECTED] <*> Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to: http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/