19 jun. 2006

Product and industry news, camcorders, video editing, computer video, DV, digital, streaming, audio production, video production from Videomaker News

Product and industry news, camcorders, video editing, computer video, DV, digital, streaming, audio production, video production from Videomaker News: "Panasonic and Sony form AVCHD recording format


from a Panasonic press release
TOKYO, May 11 -- Panasonic, the brand name for which Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd. is known, and Sony Corporation today announced specifications for 'AVCHD,' a brand new high definition (HD) digital video camera recorder format the two companies jointly established. The AVCHD format allows for recording and playback high-resolution, digital HD images using 8cm DVD media."