If you are a movie nerd, an amateur filmmaker, or just someone interested in tech, you must be interested in learning about PAL and NTSC and how to convert these two formats. But if you only want to play DVDs from Europe that you cannot play on US-made TVs, you are probably frustrated and want to find an immediate solution.
The reason why you cannot play DVDs on your TV is that they have different video formats. Phase Alternating Line (PAL) and National Television System Committee (NTSC) are two color encoding systems for DVD players and broadcast televisions. PAL is used mainly in Europe, Australia, Asia, Africa, and South America, while NTSC is its counterpart in North, Central, and South America. Continue reading “Understanding PAL to NTSC Video Converter”
If you think that your digital cameras and smart phones are already doing a good job at taking pictures and videos, wait ‘til you see what a high-quality HD camcorder can do for you. A good HD camcorder with full features will be able to capture your best moments in high-definition pictures and videos that can be preserved for the next decades to come. Continue reading “How to Choose the Best HD Camcorder”
A PAL DVD recorder would be a handy, fun, and useful device if you are in an area that uses the Phase Alternation by Line or PAL format as the standard for televisions and displays. Many parts of the world—including Europe, Asia, and Australia—use the PAL format. It is important to note that DVDs created from PAL DVD recorders cannot be played using NTSC players. Continue reading “Things to Consider Before Buying a PAL DVD Recorder”
Different kinds of camcorders support different video format types, including NTSC, SECAM, and PAL, which we’ll be talking about. PAL means Phase Alternating Lines, which is a technical format used not only for video recorders but also for televisions. PAL is the standard format in most parts of the world including Europe, Asia, and Australia. Continue reading “PAL Camcorder – What is it and Why Do You Need One?”
Nothing can beat the picture/video quality of a camcorder—not even the best digital cameras and smartphones. A full-featured PAL camcorder will give you high definition pictures/videos that gets preserved for decades together. Connect it to a big-screen HDTV, and you are in for a treat, viewing your pictures and recorded videos in wonderful clarity. Continue reading “Choose the Best Pal Camcorder for High Definition Pictures”
A camcorder is not exactly cheap, so choose one wisely. PAL is the standard playback format in most countries (Europe, Australia and Asia other than USA and Japan) while cameras in USA are NTSC format only. If you are a frequent traveler, you might find it very inconvenient Continue reading “Things to Consider When Buying a Pal Camcorder”
Your PAL camcorder can be your best buddy during overseas trips. You can take footages of your family and friends and then watch them later in the hotel by attaching the PAL camcorder to the TV. There are many types of PAL camcorders being offered online, from entry-level ones to professional-use. Here are advanced features and functions of PAL camcorders: Continue reading “Advanced Features and Functions of PAL Camcorder”
CANON XA20 HD PROFESSIONAL CAMCORDER PAL
XA20 Ultra Compact Professional Full HD Camcorder combines professional image quality, flexible operability and high expandability in a highly portable compact and lightweight body. The camcorder incorporate a newly developed Canon 26.8mm wide-angle 20x optical zoom HD video lens, 1/2.84-inch 2.91-megapixel HD CMOS PRO image sensor and DIGIC DV 4 Digital Image Processor.
SONY HXR-MC1500E SHOULDER MOUNT PAL AVCHD CAMCORDER
The Sony HXR-MC1500E Shoulder Mount PAL AVCHD Camcorder is the go-to solution when youre ready to leave tape behind and step up to a file-based video workflow. Whether shooting 576i standard-definition or 1080/50i HD video, this sturdy performer will capture hours of high-quality images onto either removable media or a large 32GB internal hard drive. Composite, component, and HDMI ports give you a choice of video output, while the included shotgun microphone is accompanied by a stereo mini jack
SONY CX220E FULL HD FLASH MEMORY HANDYCAM CAMCORDER PAL, (BLACK & SILVER)
This black Sony CX220E Full HD Flash Memory Handycam Camcorder is a full HD PAL-standard camcorder featuring an 8.9 megapixel back-illuminated CMOS sensor designed for low-light sensitivity. You can record video in up to 1920 x 1080 HD resolution at 50 frames per second, effective for sports and other fast action motion, and you can capture still photos in up to 3984 x 2240 high-detail resolution.