What is the best video camera to take on a long backpacking trip?

What kind of features do you recommend? Which ones are sturdy? Are there any with easy uploading features like USB straight onto a portable HDD? Which memory storage do you prefer (Flash / HDD / DVD etc)? What minimum MP and optical zoom is preferable? Are there any that take decent still photos? What is battery... show more What kind of features do you recommend? Which ones are sturdy? Are there any with easy uploading features like USB straight onto a portable HDD? Which memory storage do you prefer (Flash / HDD / DVD etc)? What minimum MP and optical zoom is preferable? Are there any that take decent still photos? What is battery life like for suggested models? Are there any good ones that are decent in low light conditions? Any information is appreciated.
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