Capture powerful sound and sharp images direct to DVD with the DCR-DVD505 Handycam® camcorder. Built for serious recording, the DCR-DVD505 comes with a Carl Zeiss® Vario-Sonnar® T* lens for creating superior quality images. Featuring high-resolution imaging with an 3.3 Megapixel Advanced HAD CCD imager, you can take not only sharp digital video, but also detailed digital still photographs. You can record Dolby Digital 5.1 Channel surround sound with the built-in microphone to make watching your movies like a visit to the theater. Other features include and Super NightShot® Infrared System to help record in low light situations. See the bigger picture with the 3.5" wide SwivelScreen LCD display with touch panel capabilities. Best of all, you capture digital videos directly to DVD for the ultimate in recording convenience.