Bridge cameras are styled like SLRs, but feature fixed, long zoom lenses. They’re a solid choice for photographers who want a zoom range that can only be reached by carrying several lenses along with an SLR. These are the top performers in our tests.
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These top-rated DSLRs pack image sensors that are the same size as a 35mm film frame, giving you exemplary control over depth of field when paired with a fast lens.
Looking for top-notch speed and image quality without hauling a heavy, bulky DSLR? Give one of these compact interchangeable lens cameras a shot.
The Ricoh Theta SC camera offers a stills-first approach to 360-degree capture, bucking the trend of competing devices geared more toward video.
The Instax Square SQ10 is a new type of instant camera, blending digital capture with true analog film output, but images are difficult to share online.
The Mint InstantFlex TL70 2.0 is an instant camera with a throwback design and a premium price, but it lacks true manual exposure control.
The Nikon Coolpix A300 packs a long zoom lens into a slim, affordable camera with wireless connectivity, but its image and video quality disappoint.
The Lomography Lomo’Instant Automat Glass instant camera has a sharp glass lens with an ultra-wide view that makes it a great choice for landscape and travel.
Film isn’t just for old fogies and hipstersâ€”lots of people enjoy snapping shots with a modern-day instant camera, just like our parents did with the Polaroids of yesteryear. Here our favorites.
Caltech engineers suggest replacing the lens with a phased photon array that could be flatter but still mimic how a lens captures light.