Next up, JVC! The JVC GY-HM650 for $5700 and the JVC GY-HM600 ProHD Camera for $4500. Both qualify for a free extra battery which you will receive after you fill in a PDF mail-in form. You don't buy the extra battery. You fill in the form and receive it later on by mail.
If you are an Apple hardware fan, B&H Photo has set up 36 different production bundles, featuring a variety of hardware and software combinations of video interest.
Last but not least, used equipment. If you are comfortable with used gear, B&H Photo currently has 33 different pro and prosumer camcorders.