Go Back   Steve's Digicams Forums > Digital Cameras (Point and Shoot) > Hybrid Still/Movie/MP3 Digicams

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old Sep 8, 2009, 9:26 AM   #1
Senior Member
adalfa's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Denmarkian
Posts: 266
Default New Pioneer High Definition Camcorder (concept camera?)

It seems that Pioneer wants to join in on the Flip-style camera market. Their camera is simply called "Pioneer High Definition Camcorder". What makes this camera quite different from other similar cameras are it's pivoting lens, touchscreen lcd and can be used by left or right cuz of the shape. No info on specs, price and release date. "If" it will be released, because to me it only looks a like a concept camera, that Pioneer is experimenting with.

adalfa is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old Sep 8, 2009, 9:35 AM   #2
Senior Member
Join Date: Jul 2006
Posts: 2,084

haha that pivoting lens looks a bit suspect if you know what I mean

Seriously though, with that kind of lens I am trying to see what advantage this form factor would have over a Pistol Grip Design. The idea of these flip video type devices is that they are slim. This design looks a bit unwieldy to me!
rgvcam is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Sep 8, 2009, 12:47 PM   #3
Senior Member
subc's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: California, Sac area
Posts: 261

if it does exists as something more than just a concept, then the design is obvious... just like taking video from a cellphone
subc is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Sep 8, 2009, 1:53 PM   #4
fishycomics's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: NYC NY
Posts: 9,617

Seen that one on youtube, hmmm was it called Pioneer, cannot recall now. . BUt why would you want a loose lens that will tear off and break, ah touch scren LOL
fishycomics is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 4:24 PM.