Videomaker – Learn video production and editing, camera reviews › Forums › Cameras and Camcorders › Other Camcorders › format question › For TV, Beta (be it SP or
For TV, Beta (be it SP or Digi) and DVCAM are the name of the game. Any 3-CCD cam produces broadcast quality material anyway.
Beta SP or even DigiBeta is no match to HDV… in terms of resolution, it’s ever lower than SD DV.
But good quality commercials are actually shot on 35mm film. Although you can go with a DVCAM.