The Best Action Camera

The Best Action Camera

After spending 20 hours analyzing the latest actions cameras (building about the hundreds of hours Wirecutter staffers have spent with actions cameras within the past three years), including hiking through the rain, attaching them to automobiles and bicycles, as well as mounting them on a dog playing on a beach, … Read more

The Best Camera

The Best Camera

After placing in 50-plus hours of study over two upgrades, and many times of recent testing, we have found that the Ricoh Theta V, the newest version of our previous pick, is the best all-around 360 camera. It produces attractive 360-degree spherical pictures and 4K videos. The small camera is … Read more

The Best Instant Camera

The Best Instant Camera

After 10 hours of new research and testing (at the top of 3 years’ worth of work on previous manuals), we believe the Fujifilm Instax Mini 90 Neo Classic is the ideal instant film camera for the majority of individuals, combining simplicity of use, great-looking photographs, and retro-cool design at a … Read more

The Best Waterproof Tough Camera

The Best Waterproof Tough Camera

After 15 hours of testing and research, and dragging three top-rated versions over rocks and under pools, we recommend the Nikon W300 as the best waterproof tough camera to shoot with you whenever you go climbing, skiing, or snorkeling. It is tough, easy to use, captures 4K video, and carries good-looking … Read more

The Best Gear and Vlogging Cameras

The Best Gear and Vlogging Cameras

We spent more than 16 hours researching and testing vlogging cameras and equipment to find the best. But before you rush to spend hundreds or thousands on new gear, think about that all you should get started is your smartphone you currently have, and an affordable, flexible tripod that works … Read more