One of your peers has a camera package for sale. Please check the posting below.
Pro Sony HDV Camcorder for Sale
Shoot in 1080i native 16:9 No more DVX Squeeze!
Sony Professional HVR-A1U 1/3" CMOS Digh Definition Camcorder with 10x Optical Zoom Zeiss Sonnar T* Lens Shoots HDV/DV/DVCAM Sony Shotgun Mic Sony battery = 1 extra high capacity battery soft Case Dual XLR extension module AV calbes Shoots (3mp) stills to memory stick 16mb Memory stick duo included UV and Polarizing lens filter kit (sunpak consumer tripod available for no charge if desired)
$1950 (list $2699 for base camera pkg)
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to inquire.
If any of you are looking to pick up or unload equipment, let me know. I'll post it!
Cheers, Super Director Eve.