Founded as Ponder and Best by Max Ponder and John Best in Oxnard, California in 1938, Vivitar is a brand now housed under Sakar International. Ponder and Best got its start importing German-made photo equipment during WWII, and grew to become a major manufacturer of lenses in the... Read More 1960s. Today, Sakar International, which is based on Edison, New Jersey, offers digital cameras, digital photo frames, and digital SLR lenses under the Vivitar line of products. The Vivitar HD DVR Camcorder features a 4x digital zoom and an auto focus to make capturing precious moments simple. The Vivitar camcorder, which comes in colors such as blue, black, red, and pink, boasts a color LCD screen and a built-in microphone, and also doubles as a digital camera. Simply connect the camera to your computer to transfer videos and photos using a USB cable or an SD card reader to save memories forever. The Vivitar iTwist Digital Camera is perfect for taking crisp, clear photos and videos at a 720p resolution. Its small, compact design is ideal for snapping everyday moments and makes stowing it in a backpack or purse easy. Special shake-reduction and face detection technology eliminates the need for a tripod and boasts blur-free, focused photos every time, and editing options such as sepia, vivid, and monochrome give photos an added touch of personality. Another Parents favorite, the Vivitar SLR 35mm Camera, uses film and is designed for a more advanced photographer. It comes with a camera case, lens hood, camera strap, and multi-exposure cap.