Now you won't have to let another important moment pass unrecorded. This Sony analog camcorder makes high-quality filming affordable. It has a 2-1/2" SwivelScreen LCD that makes recording and reviewing easy on the eyes, and a black and white viewfinder for enhanced video framing. It has a built-in light to brighten poorly lit areas, as well as a NightShot infrared system that captures images up to 10' away in total darkness. Camera connects directly to VCR for easy dubbing. End search advances tape to the last 5 seconds of a recorded scene to prevent recording over previous videos. Displays battery info without powering on the camera. InfoLithium battery is not subject to life-shortening memory effect and may be recharged at any time. Auto exposure modes include portrait, beach & ski, sports lesson, landscape, spotlight or sunset & moon. Picture effect modes include negative art, sepia, black & white, solarize, slim, stretch, pastel and mosaic. Fader effects include black, mosaic, black & white, bounce and stripe. Eight selectable preset titles or 2 customized with 22 characters. Features 20X optical/560X digital zoom, manual focusing, 1/6" CCD imager with 200K effective/320 gross pixels and video recording on affordable Hi8 and 8mm tapes with up to 400 lines of horizontal resolution and hi-fi sound. Comes with AC-L15 power adapter/in-camera charger, NP-FM30 InfoLithium rechargeable battery, mono A/V cable, shoulder strap and lens cap. No. CCDTRV118. 4Hx3-5/8Wx7-7/8L".
Sony's compact, affordable CCD-TRV118 Handycam camcorder offers a great combination of Sony design, powerful features, and a low price. It features a 20x optical zoom, 560x digital zoom, a black-and-white viewfinder, and a 2.5-inch color swivel LCD (61,000 pixels).
- 1/6-inch CCD with 320,000 gross pixels
- 20X optical zoom
- 560x digital zoom
- Focal distance: 2.5-50mm
- Shutter speed: 1/60 to ¼,000 (AE Mode)
Now you can capture video even in total darkness. Sony's NightShot system uses infrared light to capture images invisible to the human eye. You can shoot subjects such as a sleeping baby at up to 10 feet away in total darkness. With the optional HVL-IRC NightShot light, you can even capture images from up to 100 feet away.
Sony's Stamina power management system and InfoLithium battery give the TRV118 incredible operating time. To keep tabs on battery life, Sony's AccuPower meter displays the number of minutes remaining--right in the viewfinder
In a world increasingly dominated by digital, Hi8 offers a refreshingly good format to shoot in. Despite the press that MiniDV, Digital8, and the new MicroMV have been getting, many people still prefer the tried and true Hi8. Hi8 offers the highest quality outside of digital, and is a good choice for everyday shooting. As long as you just want to document your family's life, and send videos to grandma, you aren't really giving anything up.
Size, and Contents
The TRV118 measures 3.63 by 4.00 by 7.88 inches and weighs 1 pound 12 ounces. This package includes the TRV118 camcorder, power adaptor/in-camera charger (AC-L15), InfoLithium rechargeable battery (NP-FM30), mono AV cable, lens cap, and shoulder strap.