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Chapter 44. Creating Digital Video > Getting Video Into Your PC

Getting Video Into Your PC

To begin with, let's talk about how to get video into your PC (known as capturing video). If you have an “old-fashioned” (analog) VCR, it's possible to digitize your video and copy it to a PC. But if you're in the market for a new video camera and think you might want to take advantage of digital editing, by all means get one of the relatively new digital video cameras that connects to a PC using a FireWire port. You'll also need a FireWire adapter for your PC. (See Chapter 14 for more about FireWire ports.)


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