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I would recommend for the home user videoing his kids or livestock, etc. to buy a camera that is convenient to use. I recommend the one who fancies themself to be a director (now or one day in the future) to buy a camera that offers quality. 3CCD, external microphone, lens quality, etc. are much more important for producing a better quality final product.