Introduction to How Camcorder Parts Work
Ever wondered what the inside of your camcorder looks like? Camcorders pack an incredible amount of technology into a small space, so the interior is amazing! To read more about camcorders, read How Camcorders Work.
A typical camcorder contains two parts:
- A camera section, consisting of a CCD, lens and motors to handle the zoom, focus and apeture
- A VCR section, in which a typical TV VCR is shrunk down to fit in a much smaller space.
These two sections are easily seen in the following photos.