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Types of Camera:

Currently, there are more than 50 types of cameras used in various fields and used by professionals. Following are the types of camera used on a large scale by almost everyone:

Action Camera:

An action camera is simply a digital camera which can be used during an outdoor sports activity. Their design is compact, robust, rugged and they are usually waterproof at the surface. If you’re into extreme sports, you should have one of these in your accessories. Action cameras are exclusively used when people are experiencing thrilling adventure sports like sky-diving or wingsuit flying, so that they can capture every moment of their activity. These cameras can be mounted almost anywhere such as on helmets, wrists or bags from where you want the shooting angle. The premium brand that excels in making Action Cameras is the GoPro. There are several other brands such as Sony and Garmin. 

Point-and-shoot Camera:

A Point and shoot camera is basically used by amateur photographers or people who just want easy-to-use cameras so that they can capture snapshots of parties, vacations, reunions and other events. Most of the point and shoot cameras use focus free lenses or autofocus for focusing, automatic systems for setting the exposure options, and have flash units built-in to make them a bit advanced than their predecessors. If you are a person that does not want to take up professional photography but want to click precious moments, then the point-and shoot camera is the best option for you.




DSLRs are used by professional photographers as they consist of a reflex mirror that can reflect the light and can swivel from one position to another position and back to initial position. DSLRs provide better autofocus as compared to other camera types. While buying a DSLR, always get one with the APS-C sensor which provides far more superior images. You can use variable lenses to fulfill your requirements of photography and capture exceptional images. DSLRs are manufactured by numerous companies and come with various features which you must keep in mind while buying one.

Camera Phone:


Everyone is familiar and knows what a camera phones are, in this tech savvy age. Nowadays, the phones with cameras are the only ones which are in demand. Camera Phones offer you the portability and the ease of use compared to other camera types. There are a number of smartphone manufacturers which provide you with all the latest advancements in cameras and lenses. Although, they have smaller lenses and sensors, their performance is not upto the point in low light. Camera phones include sometimes dual camera which helps in getting excellent images. While everyone nowadays owns a smartphone, phone cameras are not that hard to get access to.