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Buying a DV Camcorder But iMovie offers far more fexibility in this department. For example, iMovie lets you add a piece of music to a scene without deleting the original voices, as your camcorder's audio-dub feature would. Don't pay extra for audio dubbing on your camcorder. Special effects Most DV camcorders offer a selection of six or seven cheesy-looking special effects. They can make your footage look solarized, or digitized, or otherwise processed (see Figure 1-7). Figure 1-7: Using the stock collection of special effects built into your camcorder, you can create special, hallucinogenic visuals. The question is: why?