"Aspiring video makers everywhere will find this guide to the skills and techniques of digital video hugely informative. 'The versatility and flexibility of today's digital camcorders - not to mention the affordable price - given even beginners the opportunity to create videos of impeccable quality. Whether you want to learn the basics and get a littl emore out of home videos or you're an aspiring Peter Jackson or Orson Wells, there'll be something in 'The Digital Video Manual' for you. Packed full of clear instruction and great pictures it allows camcorder users to develop their skills and grapple with the ever-expanding range of technology on offer." -- back cover.