Built with a pro-style form factor, the Panasonic HDC-MDH1GC-K Camcorder provides added comfort and stability during long shoots. Incorporating an external stereo microphone, this Panasonic digital video camera allows you to record high quality sound while taking shots. The REC start/stop button and zoom lever buttons are placed on the top of the hand grip of this Panasonic shoulder-mount HD camera, which allows smooth and easy operation while shooting from low angles. With an intelligent 23x zoom, the Panasonic HDC-MDH1GC-K Camcorder captures stunning full-HD 1920 x 1080 recording. The 35.8 mm wide-angle settings of this Panasonic digital video camera allow you to easily take a group photo in a small room, with more people and more background. The built-in Intelligent Auto feature of this Panasonic shoulder-mount HD camera automatically detects the shooting conditions for recording high quality, stunning video.