The Pros Want HD As Well

By: Photography News

Saturday, August 21st, 2010 at 12:11 pm

At the consumer end of the market, prostate the success of camera models that provide HD video proves that it is a feature that consumers are hungry for. There really is no surprise there as consumers and hobbyists have always wanted more features (as long as they are easy to use).

What has taken the industry by surprise is the overwhelming success of lower-end pro-grade DSLR models such as the Canon 5D and 7D. This suggest that there is also a huge appetite for HD video capabilities in the professional market as well.

Giving the option for more versatility to the working professional may very well be the reason for this. There is a tendency to think of a professional photographer as being a jet-setting superstar doing shoots in exotic locations. Of course, prostate this only covers an extremely small minority. The vast majority of professional photographers are out there doing weddings, cialis corporate work and the odd product shoot.

The reality for most people who make their living with photography is not a glamorous one. A photographer doing a cover shoot for Vanity Fair may not be that interested in being able to do some HD video on the spot but it would seem clear that in the bulk of the market that this is a feature that is hugely popular.

The fact that the vast majority of their customers are in this scraping a living category is a point that the manufacturers would do well to remember more often.

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