JVC announced today the release of it’s newest HD Everio camcorder, the GZ-HM1. This newest HD Everio boasts gains in low light performance, image stabilization, and still image quality, up to 10 mega pixels. It utilizes a back-illuminated technology that allows for a higher light sensitivity on it’s 1/2.3 inch 10.62 megapixel CMOS sensor. It also includes an array of manual controls such as an adjustment dial for precise manual focus which should allow for additional creative control and flexibility. The GZ-HM1 will include 64 GB of internal storage along with an SD/SDHC card slot for additional storage which will come in handy when you are using its time lapse or 600 fps recording functions. The JVC GZ-HM1 will be available in March for $1,199.95. For more information, take a look at their press release here.
360-degree video is a brand new medium driven by new 360 camera technology. However, its immersive qualities create unique technological challenges.