Sound & Vision by Michael Antonoff Two new cameras point the way to home video’s future cams Family gatherings are always a convenient excuse to pull out the camcorder and start shooting. If you thought your choice of weaponry was confined to the 10-year-old MiniDV tape format, guess again. You’d be ignoring two of the hottest trends of the last few years: hard-disk recording and high-definition TV. It’s not your fault. After all, while TiVo and the iPod garnered all the attention, it was their embedded — and unseen — hard drives that did all the work. Similarly, HDTV quality is something you might watch, but probably not something you thought you could create. read more...

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