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  • which compact hd for water sports ( yachting) !!

  • gareth blakemore

    March 16, 2009 at 11:51 am

    hi all,

    sorry not sure if this the correct forum but I really need some advice on choosing a compact HD camera.

    I need to do some footage of dingy and yacht racing, i have a sony ex1 but concerned about water spray , the waterproof housings are also very expensive and cumbersome.

    I’m looking for a small compact camera that would ideally have great quality footage similar to the ex1, complete manual/auto settings, can fit extreme wide angle lens, also slow motion capabilities would be great and water proof/splash proof.

    looked at
    sony sony CX7K with water proof housing
    and
    sony HXR-MC1 example footage https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ksbpslVBk84

    I know i’m asking alot but any advice would be most welcome.

    many thanks

    gareth

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  • Philip Borgnes

    April 30, 2009 at 12:51 am

    I too am looking for the same thing. Is there a housing for the head of the HXR-MC1?

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