The Panasonic HDC-MDH1 AVCHD PAL Camcorder is the shoulder mount HD camera with stylish look that gives comfort and steadiness at the time of handheld shoot. The system is able to capture full HD 1920 x 1080 otherwise down converted standard definition 576i video and provides flexibility and expediency essential for capturing shots in the manner needed. The product also contains tilted view finder and touch screen LCD that facilitates to compose easily and the 16.8x optical or 23x intelligent zoom lens brings the user close to the situation. The in built zoom microphone follow the lead of the lens that enables to ensure the image taken and the sound is of the same object. The system exerts full manual control over shutter speed, white balance, aperture etc that gives professional touch to the videos taken. Other highlights of the product includes 2.7 inch touch screen LCD, zoom microphone, HDMI, component output, iA Intelligent Auto, 16.8x optical zoom etc.
The system further features SD memory card recording and ¼.1” MOS sensor. The product presents permanence of shoulder mount shooting packed in high mobility compact enclosure. The system provides large grip added with zoom lever and wide-diameter focus ring included for the purpose of smooth and encouraging function. The external stereo microphone facilitates to record high quality sound when shooting. The start and stop button as well as the zoom lever are built up on the top of the hand grip enabling smooth operation while shooting at low angles. The manual focus ring makes fast and specific focus control and takes slight and delicate shots. With connecting the camera at three different points the user can get exceptional stability as opposed to conventional handy type camera. The three points include large eye cup, grip belt and the shoulder pad. The tilting view finder tilts up and down that is actually suitable while making high and low angle shots. The battery lasts up to five hours and helps to concentrate on shooting. The camera provides to shoot with the assistance of Full HD picture quality and in turn helps to shoot in high definition.
In addition, the intelligent zoom taken from the Intelligent Resolution Technology of image processing of the camera facilitates telephoto shots up to 23x intensification. The telephoto shot remains and maintains clear and stunning HD image quality even while the optical zoom range is gone over. The control settings can be used by touching the LCD screen and the large letters could be read with no trouble. The shooting as well as viewing are uncomplicated and comfortable even for new users. The wind noise function detects the wind noise and gives natural sound similar to realistic ambience. The different manual controls available in the system are white balance, Iris and focus. The merits of optical stabilization along with electronic stabilization are united by the hybrid system. The device uses SDXC/SDHC/SD Memory Cards to give exceptional compatibility with computer applications and fast transfer of data. The system measures 21.6 x 22.4 x 43.2 cm and weighs approximately 1.8 kilograms.