For about $150 you can try out the first (in my opinion) good option to the Flip line of camcorders. The Kodak Zi8 camcorder has electronic image stabilization, intelligent face tracking, external microphone support, and comes in three colors.
Specs and video after the break.
– Take stunning full HD 1080p videos
– Less blur with built-in image stabilization
– Record up to 10 hours of videoï¿½up to 32 GB* worth
– No cables neededï¿½just swing out the USB arm
– Take amazing 5 MP 16:9 widescreen HD still pictures
– Easy upload to Facebookï¿½ and YouTubeï¿½ social networking sites