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Old 04-07-2006, 10:13 AM   #1
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In car video camera recommendations

Did a search on this and didn't find much info.

I've got a Canon Z80 DVR camera and would like to do some in-car recordings--especially at DE's. I'm thinking a helmet cam of some sort would make most sense from a mounting standpoint but am open to suggestions

Would appreciate any recommendations for a modestly priced camera to work with my Z80.

thanks in advance.

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Old 04-07-2006, 10:28 AM   #2
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I have had good luck with mounting my mini-DV cam to the roll bar with one of these:

http://www.bkauto.com/porsche/r9011.php

Also a good idea to get a wide angle lens. A helmet cam might make for some shakey "sea-sick" footage.

The other cool thing to do is to put a separate microphone in the storage compartment behind the roll bar wrapped in foam or a towel. It gets the sound of the engine without all the wind noise especially if the top is down.
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Old 04-07-2006, 10:36 AM   #3
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Where did you get it and how much is it?
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Old 04-07-2006, 11:29 AM   #4
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http://www.livermoreperformance.com/porsche_misc.html#Camera%20Mount%20Brey-Kraus

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