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GV-D300E (PAL) Video Walkman - Mini DV editing
recorder also marketed (obviously!) as a mini-DV walkman.
Much better quality heads than the consumer-end cameras
and thus a lot more expensive. This model doesn't have
an LCD screen, but it has a bunch of inputs & outputs,
so you can view on a monitor, TV or even on a camera.
regularly go on eBay for about $1000 and are much sought-after
by VJs. In our experience, they're the best way to record
your desk-out at good resolution with no compression issues.
Prices of good quality tapes are coming down, so now we
pretty much just use Master Tapes.
is a similar version available with a screen GV-D900E.
The E means PAL version.
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