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Best Buy customers often prefer the following products when searching for best cameras for traveling in 2018.

If you're looking for a new camera to take with you on your next trip, we've got you covered. Whether you're traveling for business or pleasure, there are plenty of great options for cameras that will help you capture all the memories that come your way. Browse the top-ranked list of best cameras for traveling in 2018 below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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  1. Sony - Cyber-shot HX99 18.2-Megapixel Digital Camera - Black - Angle_Zoom
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    "Videos are better than video camera. Durable case makes it good for travel....Amazing zoom. 4k video, excellent quality photo. Just perfect for traveling....amazing travel camera...Excellent camera"

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    Capture brilliant memories and stunning sights with this 18.2-megapixel Sony Cyber-shot compact camera. Its 24-720mm ZEISS zoom lens lets you view clear details of distant subjects, and it has 4K video recording for cinematic shooting. The 0.09-second autofocus performance of this NFC-compatible Sony Cyber-shot compact camera quickly brings clarity to dynamic scenes.
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    "Videos are better than video camera. Durable case makes it good for travel....Amazing zoom. 4k video, excellent quality photo. Just perfect for traveling....amazing travel camera...Excellent camera"

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    Capture brilliant memories and stunning sights with this 18.2-megapixel Sony Cyber-shot compact camera. Its 24-720mm ZEISS zoom lens lets you view clear details of distant subjects, and it has 4K video recording for cinematic shooting. The 0.09-second autofocus performance of this NFC-compatible Sony Cyber-shot compact camera quickly brings clarity to dynamic scenes.
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  2. Nikon - Z 30 4K Mirrorless Camera with NIKKOR Z DX 16-50mm f/3.5-6.3 VR Lens - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Great travel camera...Love the camera and the quality of the photos!!!!!...Travel & vlogging camera...This is a very compact and lightweight camera and is great as a second body when traveling. "

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    Packed with the options that creators, vloggers and streamers want, the Z30 sports a flip-out touchscreen to keep you in front of the camera. Featuring 4K video that will help you stand out, fast, reliable autofocus, crystal clear audio, creative in-camera filters and convenient controls—all in a compact, lightweight package that will inspire your best work yet.
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    "Great travel camera...Love the camera and the quality of the photos!!!!!...Travel & vlogging camera...This is a very compact and lightweight camera and is great as a second body when traveling. "

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    Packed with the options that creators, vloggers and streamers want, the Z30 sports a flip-out touchscreen to keep you in front of the camera. Featuring 4K video that will help you stand out, fast, reliable autofocus, crystal clear audio, creative in-camera filters and convenient controls—all in a compact, lightweight package that will inspire your best work yet.
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  3. GoPro - HERO12 Black Action Camera - Black - Angle_Zoom

    Model: CHDHX-121-CN
    SKU: 6554864
    Top comment

    "The best action camera...Very good GoPro so far excelente to use when you travel...Great camera, I use it for recording my travels and hiking in national parks."

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    Incredible image quality, even better HyperSmooth video stabilization and a huge boost in battery life come together in the new GoPro HERO12 Black. It takes superb 5.3K video and adds High Dynamic Range (HDR) to capture once in a lifetime journeys and amazing everyday moments in even more detail. Thanks to its improved power management, it delivers 2x longer continuous recording at 5.3K60 (70 minutes). Tough, lightweight and easily mountable for hands-free recording, it’s ready for anything (on land or in the water) while advanced video stabilization keeps your footage smooth over rough terrain. After recording, simply plug in your GoPro. While it’s charging, your footage will automatically upload to the cloud and be sent to your phone as a highlight video that lets you relive your adventure and share the fun.
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    "The best action camera...Very good GoPro so far excelente to use when you travel...Great camera, I use it for recording my travels and hiking in national parks."

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    Incredible image quality, even better HyperSmooth video stabilization and a huge boost in battery life come together in the new GoPro HERO12 Black. It takes superb 5.3K video and adds High Dynamic Range (HDR) to capture once in a lifetime journeys and amazing everyday moments in even more detail. Thanks to its improved power management, it delivers 2x longer continuous recording at 5.3K60 (70 minutes). Tough, lightweight and easily mountable for hands-free recording, it’s ready for anything (on land or in the water) while advanced video stabilization keeps your footage smooth over rough terrain. After recording, simply plug in your GoPro. While it’s charging, your footage will automatically upload to the cloud and be sent to your phone as a highlight video that lets you relive your adventure and share the fun.
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  4. GoPro - HERO12 Creator Edition Action Camera - Black - Angle_Zoom
    Top comment

    "An excellent companion for travel memories...This is an easy to use action video camera for travel. It is small light and user friendly....Travel gift...It was bought as a gift and let’s say they seem to take it everywhere! Great for the traveling person"

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    The HERO12 Black Creator Edition is an all-in-one content capturing powerhouse that makes vlogging, filmmaking and live streaming easier than ever. Packing pro-quality 5.3K 60 video and Emmy Award-winning HyperSmooth 6.0 video stabilization, it puts all the tools you need to tell your story in the palm of your hand. It features High Dynamic Range (HDR) video and photo, a variety of aspect ratios (including full frame 8:7) and 10-bit encoding with Log to deliver great footage and maximum post-production flexibility. The versatile battery grip delivers over 5 hours of 4K recording time per charge and features built-in buttons that let you comfortably control the camera during long shoots. This complete system also has a directional microphone that reduces ambient noise, Bluetooth audio for use with your wireless mic, an LED light and multiple options for transferring footage including wireless, wired and with your SD card.
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    "An excellent companion for travel memories...This is an easy to use action video camera for travel. It is small light and user friendly....Travel gift...It was bought as a gift and let’s say they seem to take it everywhere! Great for the traveling person"

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    The HERO12 Black Creator Edition is an all-in-one content capturing powerhouse that makes vlogging, filmmaking and live streaming easier than ever. Packing pro-quality 5.3K 60 video and Emmy Award-winning HyperSmooth 6.0 video stabilization, it puts all the tools you need to tell your story in the palm of your hand. It features High Dynamic Range (HDR) video and photo, a variety of aspect ratios (including full frame 8:7) and 10-bit encoding with Log to deliver great footage and maximum post-production flexibility. The versatile battery grip delivers over 5 hours of 4K recording time per charge and features built-in buttons that let you comfortably control the camera during long shoots. This complete system also has a directional microphone that reduces ambient noise, Bluetooth audio for use with your wireless mic, an LED light and multiple options for transferring footage including wireless, wired and with your SD card.
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  5. DJI - Osmo Pocket 3 Creator Combo 3-Axis Stabilized 4K Handheld Camera with Rotatable Touchscreen - Gray - Angle_Zoom
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    "Perfect for travel...This camera its the perfect buy when you want to record your travel....Best travel camera...Excellent travel and vlogging camera. Can’t wait to use this on my travels."

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    Osmo Pocket 3 features a powerful 1-inch CMOS sensor that puts detail-rich imaging right in the palm of your hand. With a 2-inch rotatable touchscreen and full-pixel fast focusing, go horizontal or vertical for more precise awareness and control. 4K/120fps, three-axis mechanical stabilization, and a host of intelligent features make Pocket 3 ready for any moving moment.
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    "Perfect for travel...This camera its the perfect buy when you want to record your travel....Best travel camera...Excellent travel and vlogging camera. Can’t wait to use this on my travels."

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    Osmo Pocket 3 features a powerful 1-inch CMOS sensor that puts detail-rich imaging right in the palm of your hand. With a 2-inch rotatable touchscreen and full-pixel fast focusing, go horizontal or vertical for more precise awareness and control. 4K/120fps, three-axis mechanical stabilization, and a host of intelligent features make Pocket 3 ready for any moving moment.
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  6. Nextbase - Rear Window Camera - Black - Front_Zoom

    Model: NBDVRS2RWC
    SKU: 6346993
    Top comment

    "Nextbase - Rear Window Camera...This is a must for anyone with a compatible Nextbase Windshield Camera. I found it easy to install in my 2018 Dodge Charger....Been using it for about a month now. I travel for work. This was a great addition to my dash cam. "

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    Capture what's going on behind your vehicle with this Nextbase rear window camera. The 140-degree ultrawide viewing angle enables recording of details within a large area of coverage, and the fully adjustable magnetic mount provides flexible placement. This discreet Nextbase rear window camera works with a compatible dash cam via the included connection cable.
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    "Nextbase - Rear Window Camera...This is a must for anyone with a compatible Nextbase Windshield Camera. I found it easy to install in my 2018 Dodge Charger....Been using it for about a month now. I travel for work. This was a great addition to my dash cam. "

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    Capture what's going on behind your vehicle with this Nextbase rear window camera. The 140-degree ultrawide viewing angle enables recording of details within a large area of coverage, and the fully adjustable magnetic mount provides flexible placement. This discreet Nextbase rear window camera works with a compatible dash cam via the included connection cable.
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    See all Back-Up & Dash Cameras
  7. Canon - EOS 6D Mark II DSLR Video Camera with EF 24-105mm f/4L IS II USM Lens - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Awesome Camera...If you are into cameras, this is the best in its price range....One of the best camera I have ever owned!...One of the best cameras I have owned so far. This full-frame camera with 24-105mm F/4L IS II produces very clear and crisp photos."

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    Take stunning shots no matter where your travels take you with this Canon EOS camera. The compact DSLR camera gives you all the function of a full-frame device in a much smaller size, and the included EF 24-105 lens offers sharp zooming. This Canon EOS camera shoots video in full HD, making it an ideal option for vloggers..
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    "Awesome Camera...If you are into cameras, this is the best in its price range....One of the best camera I have ever owned!...One of the best cameras I have owned so far. This full-frame camera with 24-105mm F/4L IS II produces very clear and crisp photos."

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    Take stunning shots no matter where your travels take you with this Canon EOS camera. The compact DSLR camera gives you all the function of a full-frame device in a much smaller size, and the included EF 24-105 lens offers sharp zooming. This Canon EOS camera shoots video in full HD, making it an ideal option for vloggers..
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  8. Canon - EOS R7 Mirrorless Camera with RF-S 18-150mm f/3.5-6.3 IS STM Lens - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Great full frame mirrorless camera...Love the canon r7 camera for a few reasons. 1. It’s mirorless and I love mirorless cameras. 2. ...Travel Photography...The Canon R7 is great for travel photography. It isn't the most compact camera, but it has a fantastic battery life for a mirrorless model. "

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    With a 15 FPS mechanical shutter, the EOS R7 is Canon’s most advanced APS-C camera. Featuring a high-speed 32.5 MP sensor, in-body stabilization up to 7.5 stops with coordinated control IS^, and 4K60p video, it offers versatility for capturing photo and video of fast action, wildlife, and more.
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    "Great full frame mirrorless camera...Love the canon r7 camera for a few reasons. 1. It’s mirorless and I love mirorless cameras. 2. ...Travel Photography...The Canon R7 is great for travel photography. It isn't the most compact camera, but it has a fantastic battery life for a mirrorless model. "

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    With a 15 FPS mechanical shutter, the EOS R7 is Canon’s most advanced APS-C camera. Featuring a high-speed 32.5 MP sensor, in-body stabilization up to 7.5 stops with coordinated control IS^, and 4K60p video, it offers versatility for capturing photo and video of fast action, wildlife, and more.
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  9. Sony - Alpha 7R V Full-frame Mirrorless Camera with Interchangeable Lens (Body Only) - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "One of the best Cameras...I really love this camera. This is my first professional camera, and I did a lot of research before buying. ...Best camera ever! Sorry Nikon and canon. This has been one of the best cameras Sony ever made"

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    With next-generation AI-based Real-time Recognition AF with human pose estimation deep-learning, extraordinary 61MP picture quality, spectacular 8K24p/4K60p movies, and advanced connectivity and workflow to create a higher level of imaging performance, the Alpha 7R IV delivers the highest resolution image quality and the most advanced AI based autofocus capabilities in a full-frame mirrorless camera for creators whose demands require exceptional subject tracking and rendering.
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    "One of the best Cameras...I really love this camera. This is my first professional camera, and I did a lot of research before buying. ...Best camera ever! Sorry Nikon and canon. This has been one of the best cameras Sony ever made"

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    With next-generation AI-based Real-time Recognition AF with human pose estimation deep-learning, extraordinary 61MP picture quality, spectacular 8K24p/4K60p movies, and advanced connectivity and workflow to create a higher level of imaging performance, the Alpha 7R IV delivers the highest resolution image quality and the most advanced AI based autofocus capabilities in a full-frame mirrorless camera for creators whose demands require exceptional subject tracking and rendering.
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  10. Panasonic - LUMIX G7 Mirrorless 4K Photo Digital Camera Body with 14-42mm f3.5-5.6 II Lens - DMC-G7KK - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Easy, adaptable and reliable. Travels well, small enough to store easily with good picture quality...If this is your break into cameras, it is a good choice. The review says I got this in 2020, but I've had it since 2018-2019"

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    Panasonic LUMIX G7 Mirrorless 4K Photo Digital Camera Body with 14-42mm f3.5-5.6 II Lens: Shooting pictures on vacation, creating portraits and capturing special moments is easy thanks to a 16.0-megapixel Live MOS sensor and the included 14-42mm lens with optical image stabilization. .
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    "Easy, adaptable and reliable. Travels well, small enough to store easily with good picture quality...If this is your break into cameras, it is a good choice. The review says I got this in 2020, but I've had it since 2018-2019"

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    Product Description

    Panasonic LUMIX G7 Mirrorless 4K Photo Digital Camera Body with 14-42mm f3.5-5.6 II Lens: Shooting pictures on vacation, creating portraits and capturing special moments is easy thanks to a 16.0-megapixel Live MOS sensor and the included 14-42mm lens with optical image stabilization. .
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