i was faced w/ the same situation. either the gl1 or a low 3ccd cam. I ended up going with the pvgs250, i know it doens't look as profeesional, and it doesn't have a handle, but it'
s really not that bad at all. I love the cam, i think gl1 looks alot cooler, but from what i'v enoticed my cam's perfect for what i use it for.
anyways, that's why i dont like horses