If you have videos with memorable films, such as family reunions, graduation parties or wedding record, experts advise that to protect them and promote the "extension" of their lives. , First to include video out of the running appliance (computer, fridge), all sources of heat (radiators, heaters, etc.). No need to put the video close to the places of sunlight and magnets. Should from time to time to rewind the cassette, as it slows the degaussing tape and prevents it from caking.
However, these measures are already obsolete. New videos are not available, and the old copy, and write them something decreases the quality of the film. Demagnetized tape, wear and erased physically. Picture is not as clear, the sound suffers. So now is the time to start the digitization of the Soviet media. Digitize tapes needed for longer recordings, and just for the convenience of such a dear to your heart's information. On the tape is difficult to find the right place to have to rewind, and it takes a lot of time and inconvenience. New videos are not available, and the old copy, and write them something decreases the quality of the film. Demagnetized tape, wear and erased physically. Picture is not as clear, the sound suffers.
We now turn to the issue of video equipment. If you decide to shoot your own movie studio, you will need more than a video camera, and the viewfinder, camera channel, on-camera recorder, converter, lenses, tripod, battery. In addition, it is useful to buy or rent a slider — a device based on the platform with rollers of metal and steel profiles. The head is mounted on a platform, the slider helps noiseless and soft grip. It is also possible to use this equipment in the field.
Speaking of the camera brand, which fits a slider, this Canon 7D, Canon 5D Mark II, Sony Z1, etc.
But do not worry if you can not afford to buy everything you need for your creation. In many companies, a number of services of video equipment rental includes the rental and lease camera tripod. Moreover, there are usually two choices of equipment leasing:
Option 1: make a pledge, then return it for less rent.
Option 2: payment services assistant + payment of the cost of the lease.
Shoot movies and enjoy the quality of modern technology!