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Browse the top-ranked list of Cameras For Beginners below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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    "wow !...In love...good camera for a beginner...These mirrorless cameras will be a lot easier to carry around, which may not be a big deal for someone who will drive to a place and take photos but for walking to the place or riding a bicycle, it makes a lot of difference."

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    Featuring a 16-50mm f/3.5-5.6 zoom lens, this Sony a6000 24.3-megapixel mirrorless camera lets you take up-close shots of faraway subjects in crisp, sharp detail. Fast shooting up to 11 fps helps you follow the action. Memory card sold separately.
    $649.99
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    "wow !...In love...good camera for a beginner...These mirrorless cameras will be a lot easier to carry around, which may not be a big deal for someone who will drive to a place and take photos but for walking to the place or riding a bicycle, it makes a lot of difference."

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    Featuring a 16-50mm f/3.5-5.6 zoom lens, this Sony a6000 24.3-megapixel mirrorless camera lets you take up-close shots of faraway subjects in crisp, sharp detail. Fast shooting up to 11 fps helps you follow the action. Memory card sold separately.
  2. Top comment

    "wow !...It's ok...good camera for a beginner...These mirrorless cameras will be a lot easier to carry around, which may not be a big deal for someone who will drive to a place and take photos but for walking to the place or riding a bicycle, it makes a lot of difference."

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    Sony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Camera with 16–50mm Retractable Lens: Start capturing realistic images and HD video footage for yourself or your clients with the Sony Alpha a6000, which features a 24.3-megapixel Exmor CMOS sensor and comes with a 16–50mm lens that's lightweight for easy transport. When you're all set, just connect your devices via the camera's built-in Wi-Fi to share photos with loved ones. Memory card sold separately.
    $649.99
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    "wow !...It's ok...good camera for a beginner...These mirrorless cameras will be a lot easier to carry around, which may not be a big deal for someone who will drive to a place and take photos but for walking to the place or riding a bicycle, it makes a lot of difference."

    "good camera for a beginner"

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    Sony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Camera with 16–50mm Retractable Lens: Start capturing realistic images and HD video footage for yourself or your clients with the Sony Alpha a6000, which features a 24.3-megapixel Exmor CMOS sensor and comes with a 16–50mm lens that's lightweight for easy transport. When you're all set, just connect your devices via the camera's built-in Wi-Fi to share photos with loved ones. Memory card sold separately.
  3. Top comment

    "Not bad...Love it...Provides functionality for beginner and advanced...This camera gets the job done for what I need it for and I dont have to be carrying around a big bulky camera with me all the time and I know its a camera but 2014 but its still a great camera"

    "Provides functionality for beginner and advanced"

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    Sony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Camera with 16–50mm and 55–210mm Lenses: With its 24.3-megapixel Exmor CMOS sensor and interchangeable lenses, this mirrorless camera allows you to capture sharp, realistic pictures for yourself or your clients. If you want to share stored photos, simply connect wireless devices to the camera's built-in Wi-Fi. Memory card sold separately.
    $849.99
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    "Not bad...Love it...Provides functionality for beginner and advanced...This camera gets the job done for what I need it for and I dont have to be carrying around a big bulky camera with me all the time and I know its a camera but 2014 but its still a great camera"

    "Provides functionality for beginner and advanced"

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    Sony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Camera with 16–50mm and 55–210mm Lenses: With its 24.3-megapixel Exmor CMOS sensor and interchangeable lenses, this mirrorless camera allows you to capture sharp, realistic pictures for yourself or your clients. If you want to share stored photos, simply connect wireless devices to the camera's built-in Wi-Fi. Memory card sold separately.
  4. Top comment

    "So fun...Not bad...Great camera for a beginner....This Christmas I bought the 7 mini I was happy with it and thought it was a fine camera but after seeing this one at best buy I thought to myself maybe ive made the wrong decision so I picked this guy up the very same day and I dont regret it, I returned the 7 mini after seeing the improvements this has made from it, the button as opposed to puilling the camera out to turn it on the light meter to show the recommended lighting setting."

    "Great camera for a beginner."

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    Take high-quality photos with this Fujifilm mini camera. Its high-key mode lets you take brighter pictures, making it great for portraits, and its viewfinder provides a better view of your subject, so you can take the best photo. This Fujifilm mini camera has a slim, light body, so it's easy to carry around.
    $69.99
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    "So fun...Not bad...Great camera for a beginner....This Christmas I bought the 7 mini I was happy with it and thought it was a fine camera but after seeing this one at best buy I thought to myself maybe ive made the wrong decision so I picked this guy up the very same day and I dont regret it, I returned the 7 mini after seeing the improvements this has made from it, the button as opposed to puilling the camera out to turn it on the light meter to show the recommended lighting setting."

    "Great camera for a beginner."

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    Take high-quality photos with this Fujifilm mini camera. Its high-key mode lets you take brighter pictures, making it great for portraits, and its viewfinder provides a better view of your subject, so you can take the best photo. This Fujifilm mini camera has a slim, light body, so it's easy to carry around.
  5. Top comment

    "So fun...So fun!...Great beginner camera...This Christmas I bought the 7 mini I was happy with it and thought it was a fine camera but after seeing this one at best buy I thought to myself maybe ive made the wrong decision so I picked this guy up the very same day and I dont regret it, I returned the 7 mini after seeing the improvements this has made from it, the button as opposed to puilling the camera out to turn it on the light meter to show the recommended lighting setting."

    "Great beginner camera"

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    Remember joyful moments with this Fujifilm instax Mini 9 instant camera. It's lightweight and portable to accompany you on adventures, and the automatic exposure measurement ensures bright images. The high-key mode softens the look of portraits, while the improved viewfinder on this Fujifilm instax Mini 9 instant camera provides greater viewing clarity.
    $69.99
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    "So fun...So fun!...Great beginner camera...This Christmas I bought the 7 mini I was happy with it and thought it was a fine camera but after seeing this one at best buy I thought to myself maybe ive made the wrong decision so I picked this guy up the very same day and I dont regret it, I returned the 7 mini after seeing the improvements this has made from it, the button as opposed to puilling the camera out to turn it on the light meter to show the recommended lighting setting."

    "Great beginner camera"

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    Remember joyful moments with this Fujifilm instax Mini 9 instant camera. It's lightweight and portable to accompany you on adventures, and the automatic exposure measurement ensures bright images. The high-key mode softens the look of portraits, while the improved viewfinder on this Fujifilm instax Mini 9 instant camera provides greater viewing clarity.
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    "Not bad...IN LOVE...great camera for a beginner...My husband bought me this camera for my birthday...I started taking photography as a hobby, but I was only shooting in Superior or intelligent mode...I met a few people in my travels who were giving me pointers on manual photography a few youtube video later and some photography web sites I taught myself how to take pictures using all the features this camera has... what an awesome purchase!!!"

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    Sony Alpha a5100 Mirrorless Camera with 16–50mm Retractable Lens: If you're looking to impress your clients or capture realistic photos of important moments in your life, the Sony Alpha a5100 can help you make it happen. It features a 24.3-megapixel CMOS sensor that reproduces images with rich details and comes with a 16–50mm lens to get you started shooting. Share photos with your friends and family by connecting your smartphone or other device using the camera's built-in Wi-Fi. Memory card sold separately.
    $549.99
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    "Not bad...IN LOVE...great camera for a beginner...My husband bought me this camera for my birthday...I started taking photography as a hobby, but I was only shooting in Superior or intelligent mode...I met a few people in my travels who were giving me pointers on manual photography a few youtube video later and some photography web sites I taught myself how to take pictures using all the features this camera has... what an awesome purchase!!!"

    "great camera for a beginner"

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    Sony Alpha a5100 Mirrorless Camera with 16–50mm Retractable Lens: If you're looking to impress your clients or capture realistic photos of important moments in your life, the Sony Alpha a5100 can help you make it happen. It features a 24.3-megapixel CMOS sensor that reproduces images with rich details and comes with a 16–50mm lens to get you started shooting. Share photos with your friends and family by connecting your smartphone or other device using the camera's built-in Wi-Fi. Memory card sold separately.
  7. Top comment

    "Not bad...4 stars...Great beginner camera...My husband bought me this camera for my birthday...I started taking photography as a hobby, but I was only shooting in Superior or intelligent mode...I met a few people in my travels who were giving me pointers on manual photography a few youtube video later and some photography web sites I taught myself how to take pictures using all the features this camera has... what an awesome purchase!!!"

    "Great beginner camera"

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    Sony Alpha a5100 Mirrorless Camera with 16–50mm Retractable Lens: If you're looking to impress your clients or capture realistic photos of important moments in your life, the Sony Alpha a5100 can help you make it happen. It features a 24.3-megapixel CMOS sensor that reproduces images with rich details and comes with a 16–50mm lens to get you started shooting. Share photos with your friends and family by connecting your smartphone or other device using the camera's built-in Wi-Fi. Memory card sold separately.
    $549.99
    Top comment

    "Not bad...4 stars...Great beginner camera...My husband bought me this camera for my birthday...I started taking photography as a hobby, but I was only shooting in Superior or intelligent mode...I met a few people in my travels who were giving me pointers on manual photography a few youtube video later and some photography web sites I taught myself how to take pictures using all the features this camera has... what an awesome purchase!!!"

    "Great beginner camera"

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    Product Description

    Sony Alpha a5100 Mirrorless Camera with 16–50mm Retractable Lens: If you're looking to impress your clients or capture realistic photos of important moments in your life, the Sony Alpha a5100 can help you make it happen. It features a 24.3-megapixel CMOS sensor that reproduces images with rich details and comes with a 16–50mm lens to get you started shooting. Share photos with your friends and family by connecting your smartphone or other device using the camera's built-in Wi-Fi. Memory card sold separately.
  8. Top comment

    "So fun...It's ok...Great gift for beginners...Gave this as a gift to my neice, she is into cameras and taking pictures, she loves it and this is a perfect bundle,has everything in it !"

    "Great gift for beginners"

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    Only at Best Buy Snap instant photos with this Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 super bundle. It comes with film and batteries, so you can start taking photographs right away, and it has a matching case for transport. The camera in this mint green Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 super bundle has four brightness settings for capturing images in a variety of settings.
    $109.99
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    "So fun...It's ok...Great gift for beginners...Gave this as a gift to my neice, she is into cameras and taking pictures, she loves it and this is a perfect bundle,has everything in it !"

    "Great gift for beginners"

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    Only at Best Buy Snap instant photos with this Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 super bundle. It comes with film and batteries, so you can start taking photographs right away, and it has a matching case for transport. The camera in this mint green Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 super bundle has four brightness settings for capturing images in a variety of settings.
  9. Top comment

    "In love...Love it...Great Beginner Camera...But I use this photo for comic cons and family events, and here are my pros & cons so far... Pros: -light & compact compared to DSLRs -quick autofocus -wifi sharing of pics to phone or computer -silent shooting -4k recording Cons: -Battery drainage (I have since bought a spare) -no touchscreen LCD -LCD is not as mobile as other cameras, can only move out up & down, you cannot flip for selfies I am happy w/ my purchase."

    "Great Beginner Camera"

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    Bring your photography to a new level with the Sony Alpha a6300 mirrorless camera kit. With a 16-50mm lens along with the A6300 body, this kit gives you sharp photos whether you are shooting landscapes or portraits. The 4K video, ISO of up to 51,200 and 350-shot battery life ensures this Sony Alpha A6300 mirrorless camera delivers great images.
    $849.99
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    "In love...Love it...Great Beginner Camera...But I use this photo for comic cons and family events, and here are my pros & cons so far... Pros: -light & compact compared to DSLRs -quick autofocus -wifi sharing of pics to phone or computer -silent shooting -4k recording Cons: -Battery drainage (I have since bought a spare) -no touchscreen LCD -LCD is not as mobile as other cameras, can only move out up & down, you cannot flip for selfies I am happy w/ my purchase."

    "Great Beginner Camera"

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    Bring your photography to a new level with the Sony Alpha a6300 mirrorless camera kit. With a 16-50mm lens along with the A6300 body, this kit gives you sharp photos whether you are shooting landscapes or portraits. The 4K video, ISO of up to 51,200 and 350-shot battery life ensures this Sony Alpha A6300 mirrorless camera delivers great images.
  10. Top comment

    "it good...Love it...Great for beginners...I could go on about other cool Features but I will conclude with this, for the Price I know you can get a Full Size DSLR but if you're looking for Compactbuild,QualityPhotos,GreatVideos, interchangable Lenses, and all around Fun to Use Camera You won't Be disappointed I know im Definitely not and I made the Right choice."

    "Great for beginners"

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    Keep this Canon EOS kit on hand to capture memories with professional results. The interchangeable lens camera features a 24.1MP CMOS sensor for incredibly crisp still shots and 4K UHD video recording to make it ideal for vloggers. This Canon EOS kit features a 15-45mm lens that handles everything from wide-angle to telephoto zoom.
    $649.99
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    Top comment

    "it good...Love it...Great for beginners...I could go on about other cool Features but I will conclude with this, for the Price I know you can get a Full Size DSLR but if you're looking for Compactbuild,QualityPhotos,GreatVideos, interchangable Lenses, and all around Fun to Use Camera You won't Be disappointed I know im Definitely not and I made the Right choice."

    "Great for beginners"

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    Keep this Canon EOS kit on hand to capture memories with professional results. The interchangeable lens camera features a 24.1MP CMOS sensor for incredibly crisp still shots and 4K UHD video recording to make it ideal for vloggers. This Canon EOS kit features a 15-45mm lens that handles everything from wide-angle to telephoto zoom.
  11. Top comment

    "Love it...it good...Great camera for a beginner...I could go on about other cool Features but I will conclude with this, for the Price I know you can get a Full Size DSLR but if you're looking for Compactbuild,QualityPhotos,GreatVideos, interchangable Lenses, and all around Fun to Use Camera You won't Be disappointed I know im Definitely not and I made the Right choice."

    "Great camera for a beginner"

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    Explore the capabilities for high-quality image captures with this Canon EOS digital camera kit. High-resolution 4K UHD records and delivers lifelike video for your vlog, while the 24.1MP CMOS sensor grabs even high-action stills with clarity. The 24-72mm lens in this Canon EOS digital camera kit lets you take wide-angle epic landscape shots or tightly focused portrats.
    $649.99
    Save $250
    Was $899.99
    Top comment

    "Love it...it good...Great camera for a beginner...I could go on about other cool Features but I will conclude with this, for the Price I know you can get a Full Size DSLR but if you're looking for Compactbuild,QualityPhotos,GreatVideos, interchangable Lenses, and all around Fun to Use Camera You won't Be disappointed I know im Definitely not and I made the Right choice."

    "Great camera for a beginner"

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    Explore the capabilities for high-quality image captures with this Canon EOS digital camera kit. High-resolution 4K UHD records and delivers lifelike video for your vlog, while the 24.1MP CMOS sensor grabs even high-action stills with clarity. The 24-72mm lens in this Canon EOS digital camera kit lets you take wide-angle epic landscape shots or tightly focused portrats.
  12. Top comment

    "Love ??...love it...Great for a beginner...Good Polaroid Camera - for taking Polaroid pictures & saving as a Digital Image - although the Polaroid Film is very expensive - you have to be very careful when taking pictures - camera has to be steady otherwise it ruins the pictures & waste of a film"

    "Great for a beginner"

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    Instantly share your favorite moments with this Polaroid Snap digital camera, which allows you to print 2" x 3" photos on the spot. Six shooting modes, including photobooth mode, make it easy to capture great shots. Memory card sold separately.
    $89.99
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    "Love ??...love it...Great for a beginner...Good Polaroid Camera - for taking Polaroid pictures & saving as a Digital Image - although the Polaroid Film is very expensive - you have to be very careful when taking pictures - camera has to be steady otherwise it ruins the pictures & waste of a film"

    "Great for a beginner"

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    Instantly share your favorite moments with this Polaroid Snap digital camera, which allows you to print 2" x 3" photos on the spot. Six shooting modes, including photobooth mode, make it easy to capture great shots. Memory card sold separately.
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    "It's ok...love it...Great for a camera beginner...Good Polaroid Camera - for taking Polaroid pictures & saving as a Digital Image - although the Polaroid Film is very expensive - you have to be very careful when taking pictures - camera has to be steady otherwise it ruins the pictures & waste of a film"

    "Great for a camera beginner"

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    Capture and share memories with friends and family on the spot with this Polaroid Snap 10.0-Megapixel digital camera, which instantly creates 2" x 3" photos. Preset shooting modes and an automatic flash make it easy to set up the perfect shot.
    $89.99
    Top comment

    "It's ok...love it...Great for a camera beginner...Good Polaroid Camera - for taking Polaroid pictures & saving as a Digital Image - although the Polaroid Film is very expensive - you have to be very careful when taking pictures - camera has to be steady otherwise it ruins the pictures & waste of a film"

    "Great for a camera beginner"

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    Capture and share memories with friends and family on the spot with this Polaroid Snap 10.0-Megapixel digital camera, which instantly creates 2" x 3" photos. Preset shooting modes and an automatic flash make it easy to set up the perfect shot.