Capture the best images and video on your next vacation with these cutting-edge but traveller-friendly cameras.
Small yet powerful, the new DL series of premium compact cameras by Nikon are ergonomically designed to fit into pockets and backpacks. With three different models the new range combines powerful NIKKOR optics with a large 20.8-megapixel one-inch BSI CMOS sensor to create perfect pictures, especially when shooting in low light. The collection also features high-speed autofocus; a 20 frames-per-second continuous shooting capability; and 4K UHD video recording and thanks to new Nikon SnapBridge connectivity, photo sharing has never been easier. www.nikon.com
The new Leica SL mirrorless system camera sets new standards in terms of speed, picture quality and versatility for photographers on the go. Featuring a 24MP full-frame CMOS sensor and an EyeRes electronic viewfinder developed especially for the SL series, the newest Leica boasts a touchscreen 2.95- inch back panel display and the ability to take up to 11 frames per second at full resolution or 4k video at a rate of 30 frames per second. The full-frame sensor guarantees impressive dynamic range, excellent contrast rendition, exceptional sharpness, and noise-free images in almost all lighting conditions, while the aluminium body is robust enough for everyday use, making it a traveller’s new best friend. www.leica-camera.com
Fujifilm has created an even lighter addition to its family of premium interchangeable lens cameras with the release of the X-T10. With a new innovative autofocus system, large electronic Real Time Viewfinder, and incredible continuous shooting speeds of up to 8.0fps, the new digital camera features the vintage lines loved by many travellers. Using the latest generation 16.3 Megapixel APS-C X-Trans CMOS II sensor with built-in phase detection autofocus along with the high-performance EXR Processor II, the X-T10 is compatible with all Fuhinon lenses to deliver excellent resolution and outstanding image quality in a package that’s even lighter than its big brother, the X-T1. www.fujifilm.com
Boasting the world’s fastest autofocus, Sony has added the new α6300 to its award-winning line-up of light-weight mirrorless cameras. The new model features a 4D FOCUS system with 425 phase detection AF points that can lock focus on a subject in 0.05 seconds, and offers continuous shooting at 11 frames per second as well as high resolution 4K video recording. The newly developed 24.2 MP APS-C sized Exmor CMOS sensor pairs with a BIONZ X image processing engine to produce outstanding image quality. www.sony.com