The next edition will devote our manic guide the search for a good camera for no more than $ 1,500. In comparison, we consider each of the possible segments – so compact, bezlusterkowce and SLR.
Sony Cyber-shot HX50
Super-zoom in a small body
Specification: matrix 1/2, 3 "20 MP, lens 24-720 mm (equivalent to full frame) f / 3.5-6.3, ISO 100-12800, the shutter to 1/4000s , shooting up to 10 frames / sec, dimensions 108 x 64 x 38 mm, weight 272 g camera with a matrix of standard size, but with a completely custom lens. This equipment whose purpose is to travel – and one in which Sony Cyber-shot HX50 always lies in our pocket. company surprised the small dimensions, low weight, the cosmic lens, 30-fold optical zoom and good quality. Do not believe me? Check our our test HX50.
Still worthy of interest
Specification: matrix 1/1, 7 "12 MP, lens 28-112 mm (equivalent to full frame) f / 1.8-2.5, ISO 100-12800, the shutter to 1/2000s , continuous shooting up to 5 frames / sec, dimensions 113 x 65 x 48 mm, weight 346 g this is not the newest equipment (XZ-2 tested last year), but still a worthy alternative to traditional compact cameras. manufacturer has put on sensor slightly larger than the average (1/1, 7 inches) and clear glass, covering the range of focal lengths from 28 mm to 112 mm. Olympus XZ-2 is a device worthy of the weight of superlatives – from the reproduction of detail, the fast autofocus, filming in Full HD and integrated artistic filters, to the comfortable, external exposure controls. Some may, however, interfere a bit too thick LCD monitor clearly expanding dimensions of well-fitting design.
Panasonic Lumix LX7
The brightness of f / 1,4
Specification: matrix 1/1, 7 "10 MP 24-90 mm lens (equivalent to full frame) f / 1.4-2.3, ISO 80-6400, the shutter to 1/4000s , shooting 11 frames / sec, dimensions 111 x 67 x 47 mm, weight 269 debuted in mid-2012 – now its price has dropped so much that he was in our rankings. equipment is based on a diagonal matrix MOS 1/1, 7 inches and 24-90 mm lens for excellent clarity f / 1.4-2.3. Importantly, the Panasonic Lumix LX7 can boast of a ring responsible for changing the aperture – this solution extremely comfortable in this type of construction. upside is also opportunity to buy the optional electronic viewfinder and attach it to the hot shoe.
Retro and elegance
Specification: matrix 2/3 "12 MP, lens 28-112 mm (equivalent to full frame) f / 2.0-2.8, ISO 100-12800, the shutter to 1/4000s, dimensions 117 x 70 x 57 mm Weight 350 g Camera stylish, with relevant components enclosed in a small package. Fujifilm X10 hardware is unusual – and also one that you can get at a great price now. disputes sensor and bright lens in conjunction with a snapshot of minimum opening time of 1/4000 seconds in an interesting proposition for any advanced photographer.
Specification: matrix 2/3 "12 MP, lens 25-100 mm (equivalent to full frame) f / 1,8-4,9, ISO 100-12800, the shutter to 1/4000s, photos Serial 12 frames / sec, dimensions 100 x 59 x 33 mm, weight 206 g Fujifilm XQ1 is the most inconspicuous camera on offer from this manufacturer. sharing a large part of play with the X10 has to offer a completely different design, noticeably smaller dimensions and housing, which will not deter lovers of photography.'ll get at it what to get for that price should be – great image quality, fast operation, convenient LCD and amenities such as Wi-Fi and HDMI. For more information, I invite you to test our XQ1.
Packed with features
Specification: matrix 1/1, 7 "12 MP 24-79,2 mm lens (equivalent to full frame) f / 1,4-2,7, ISO 100-12800, shutter to 1 / 2000s, shooting up to 10.5 frames / sec, dimensions 112 x 62 x 29 mm, weight 294 g Successor equipment EX1 is very successful – put not only on the quality and ergonomics, but also the brightness of the lens equal to f / 1 , 4 on the short end. Samsung EX2F is another representative of the compact matrix based on 1/1 0.7-inch, offering better image quality than standard, and not losing at speed. proof that even high-speed burst mode (but only for JPEGs, RAW-y clearly the case slow), in addition we get here is also convenient LCD screen and a built-in ND filter.
Olympus PEN E-PL3
PEN Lite version
Specification: Matrix 4/3 13 MP, ISO 200-12800, shutter 60-1/4000s, shooting 5 frames / sec, 110 x 64 x 37 mm, weight 265 g slightly slimmed-down version of Pena E-P3 has clearly modified the look and design – different shape of the case, another location of the buttons interface and the lack of an integrated flash. The rest remains close to all structures of this series – the quality of the photographs will take care of a 4.3-inch display with a resolution of 12.3 megapixels, ao comfortable viewing 3-inch screen (460 thousand. Credits).
Bezlusterkowiec that looks like a SLR
Specifications: APS-C 20 MP, ISO 100-16000, shutter 60-1/4000s, shooting 5 frames / sec, 110 x 64 x 37 mm, weight 265 g recalled more traditional SLR than bezlusterkowca but actually is part of the second segment. Sony model A3000 is directed to amateurs, as evidenced by the limited number of buttons are led out to the outside, and none of the other wheel. Model is one of the cheapest options of entry into the E – but satisfaction from its use will depend primarily on selected lenses.
Canon EOS 1100D
Entry-level in a typical issue
Specifications: APS-C 12 MP, ISO 100-6400, the shutter 60-1/4000s, shooting 5 frames / sec, 130 x 100 x 78 mm, weight 495 g This is one of the most age devices in combination, but also the easiest way of equipping the hardware with Canon bayonet. The camera is very economical design. And the old, so you should be aware of its limitations, such as noise-free images up to ISO 1600, slow burst mode or completely plastic casing. EOS 1100D is a structure designed solely for beginners.
Nikon for beginners
Specification: matrix DX (APS-C) 24 MP, ISO 100-6400 (12800 after enlargement), the shutter 30-1/4000s, shooting 4 l / s, 125 x 96 x 77 mm, weight 505 g D3200 camera is successful, but there is no way for him to have a few reservations. Firstly, the amateur does not need such high resolution – is it problematic, too quickly filling the memory card and the need to store files on a computer disk with large capacity. Secondly, the lack of built-in motor autofocusu (tradition in simple by Nikon) complicates life a little easier for those who would like to use third-party lenses. If we are able to live these two factors, the SLR will undoubtedly be suitable for us.
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