How to Use a SONY HDV-HC9 miniDv Camcorder

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To turn the device on, hold down the green button (on the top) and rotate the grey dial. To change modes, rotate the dial again.

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Push and slide the Open/Eject button towards you to open the lid.

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Insert the miniDV tape. Push the side to close being careful to not force the cassette in or out.

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Press the red button to begin recording.

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Use the lever on top to zoom. To take still photos, press the Photo button.

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You can use the on screen button navigation to record and zoom as well.

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For better audio recording, use a BeachTek adapter. Use a coin to screw the adapter on the bottom of the HC9.

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Plug the BeachTek into the front of the camera. Use an XLR cable to plug a microphone into the BeachTek.

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You're ready to film!

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