Camera round ups

Camera round ups, listing the best cameras on the market right now, broken down into camera type, price and other key areas. We round up the key cameras and why you might choose to buy them.

  • What are the best bridge cameras?

    What are the best bridge cameras?

    January 18, 2021

    Changing lenses can be a faff and extra lenses pricey – so 'all in one' bridge cameras, or superzooms, still have a lot of fans. If you are in the market for one, here are our best buys, with prices starting from under £500

  • Readers’ best buys from the last year

    Readers’ best buys from the last year

    January 4, 2021

    What have been AP readers' best buys over the last 12 months - both camera bodies and lenses? Here are some favourites - click through to save money

  • What are the best cheap DSLRs

    What are the best cheap DSLRs

    December 24, 2020

    We reveal the best cheap DSLRs that offer the most bang for your buck - read on for some guaranteed best buys that don't skimp on imaging quality

  • Celebrating the Canon EOS 5D series

    Celebrating the Canon EOS 5D series

    December 4, 2020

    From the revolutionary Canon EOS 5D in 2005 to the powerhouse Canon EOS 5D Mark IV in 2016, the Canon 5D series changed the camera market, ushering in affordable full-frame shooting and movie-quality video. Matty Graham celebrates the iconic range

  • Best used mirrorless cameras around £500

    Best used mirrorless cameras around £500

    September 16, 2020

    With so much economic uncertainty, who doesn't want to save money? Here are some great-value mirrorless cameras and quality lenses you can pick up for around a very reasonable £500

  • Used and approved

    Used and approved

    April 3, 2020

    We sent four eminent, experienced photographers a range of used cameras and lenses. They tell Geoff Harris how they got on in the field

  • Film camera bargains

    Film camera bargains

    September 19, 2019

    Despite the convenience of digital, shooting with film cameras can still be rewarding. Andy Westlake takes you through some of his favourites

  • Second-hand digital camera bargains

    Second-hand digital camera bargains

    June 4, 2019

    If you have a strict budget and aren't fussed about having the latest model then it might be worth considering a used camera, says Audley Jarvis

  • What are the best second-hand cameras?

    What are the best second-hand cameras?

    January 18, 2019

    If you want your budget to go as far as possible you should consider buying second-hand. Audley Jarvis reveals some of the best bargains to be had

  • Our best-buy professional cameras

    Our best-buy professional cameras

    December 24, 2018

    If you’re looking for a professional-level camera there’s no shortage of models available. Here we look at a selection of durable, robust workhorses

  • Our best buy fixed-lens cameras

    Our best buy fixed-lens cameras

    December 23, 2018

    If you’re happy to move your feet to get the best shot, or simply want an all-in-one camera, you’ll struggle to find better examples than these

  • Our best-buy cameras for enthusiasts

    Our best-buy cameras for enthusiasts

    December 22, 2018

    Cameras labelled as ‘enthusiast’ models provide the flexibility to shoot a wide range of subjects but without the high price of a pro-level model

  • Our best-buy cameras for beginners

    Our best-buy cameras for beginners

    December 21, 2018

    These models are for those new to photography or who want a camera that’s capable of taking good-quality images without breaking the bank

  • Film stars: Canon’s A-Team

    Film stars: Canon’s A-Team

    May 4, 2018

    The first of Canon’s A-series models was revolutionary at its launch. John Wade explains why film users today will enjoy using all six of them

  • Film stars: Stereo camera photography

    Film stars: Stereo camera photography

    December 27, 2017

    They may date back to the earliest days of photography, but you can still create images with stereo cameras today, as John Wade explains