Video Recordings are very useful in the clinical practice. Most times physicians should diagnose their patients based on descriptions coming from parents or other family members that are emotionally involved. It is very difficult to differentiate some entities in this circumstances. This is why many times there are patients who receive unnecessary treatment or, on the contrary, are deprived of useful remedies. The presenter aims a practical and interactive discussion based on videos and case presentations underlying the role of home video and of video-EEG recording methods. Different non-epileptic and epileptic events will be presented and key recognition issues will be underlined.