Managing Editor, Video
Jeremy is the video expert of our imaging team, focusing primarily on reviewing camcorders and the video capabilities of interchangeable lens cameras. Jeremy has been playing with his dad’s video cameras for as long as he can remember. Originally from Pennsylvania and upstate NY, he graduated from Bard college with a degree in film and electronic media. He has been living and working in New England since 2005.
Articles and Reviews by Jeremy Stamas
Sony Handycam HDR-PJ790V Review
November 05, 2013 – With its built-in projector and 96GB of internal memory, the PJ790V may be too much of a good thing.
Sony Handycam NEX-VG30 Camcorder Review
September 26, 2013 – Sony's excellent—and pricey—successor to the VG20 includes a new power zoom and an updated EVF.
Canon XA25 Camcorder Review
September 16, 2013 – Canon's newest pro camcorder hits all the right spots, but it doesn't offer the cinematic look of a DSLR.
Canon Vixia mini Review (Video)
August 31, 2013 – Canon's newest camcorder is the company's most unique to date.
Video: Blackmagic Cinema Camera Review
August 22, 2013 – It's a powerful video camera at an affordable price, but the Blackmagic Cinema Camera is not for everyone.
Head to Head: Panasonic HC-V720 Vs. Panasonic HC-V520 (Video)
June 04, 2013 – It's the classic battle of price vs. performance.
Panasonic HC-V520 Camcorder Review
May 08, 2013 – Despite its improved low-light performance, this $400 camcorder isn't quite the bargain it seems.
Red Begins Dragon Sensor Upgrades at NAB
April 10, 2013 – Put your orders in soon: Red's Dragon Sensor upgrade process starts now.
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera First Impressions Review
April 09, 2013 – Blackmagic's new Pocket Cinema Camera costs less than $1,000. Is this the new face of budget filmmaking?
The Most Talked About Product at NAB 2013
April 09, 2013 – NAB 2013's hottest new product isn't a camera or camcorder—it's a stabilization system. And it's unlike anything you've seen before.
Canon XA25 First Impressions Review
April 07, 2013 – Canon's smallest pro camcorder has plenty of big features.
Canon's New Flagship HF G30 Has a Ton of Upgrades
April 03, 2013 – With full HD 60p recording, built-in WiFi, and MP4 video modes, the HF G30 has everything the HF G20 lacks.
Canon Makes Pre-NAB Announcement With Two New Professional Camcorders
April 03, 2013 – With the XA20 and XA25, Canon finally has pro camcorders that can shoot 1080/60p.
JVC GC-XA1 Adixxion Camcorder Review
March 26, 2013 – JVC's first attempt at an adventure cam is no match for the GoPro Hero3.
Panasonic HC-X920 Camcorder Review
March 01, 2013 – Panasonic's new flagship has the same look of its predecessors, but it's got a few new tricks under the hood.
Canon Unveils New and Improved Entry-Level Camcorders; Provides Minor Updates to Flagship G20
January 07, 2013 – This year at CES Canon announced just four new members of its Vixia camcorder line.
GoPro Hero3: Black Edition Camcorder Review
January 02, 2013 – The most powerful adventure cam to date—the Hero3: Black Edition.
GoPro Hero3: Black Edition Review
January 02, 2013 – GoPro's new top-of-the-line wearable camcorder has a slew of new features.
Samsung HMX-QF20 Review
December 14, 2012 – The Samsung HMX-QF20: the successor to the Samsung HMX-Q10, with the big new addition being Wi-Fi capability.
Kodak PlayFull Ze2 Review
December 09, 2012 – The Kodak PlayFull Waterproof Ze2 is a cheap, bare-bones camcorder that lets you shoot 720p HD video underwater.