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Best Buy customers often prefer the following products when searching for manual mode camera.

Manual mode cameras are a great way to get into photography. They're also a great way to learn the basics of photography, since you have to learn about aperture, shutter speed, and ISO. Manual mode cameras are also great for people who want to take their photography to the next level. Browse the top-ranked list of manual mode cameras below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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  1. Sony - Alpha a6400 Mirrorless Camera with E PZ 16-50mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS Lens - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Shooting in automatic is pretty simple and straight forward, but I’ve loved learning manual mode. If you’re a beginner, I would recommend this camera-as long as you are good with technology. ...Excellent camera for Vlogging...Tricky to use if you are unfamiliar with Sony cameras. Go manual and pull your own focus unless you know your rig well. "

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    Capture high-quality photos and video with this Sony Alpha a6400 mirrorless camera, which boasts both automatic and manual focus options. The internal 4K Ultra HD movie recording function features fast, stable focusing for detailed picture quality, and the BIONZ X image processing engine captures clear action shots. This Sony Alpha a6400 mirrorless camera comes with a 16-50mm lens, so you can zero in on your subject without blurs and shadows.
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    "Shooting in automatic is pretty simple and straight forward, but I’ve loved learning manual mode. If you’re a beginner, I would recommend this camera-as long as you are good with technology. ...Excellent camera for Vlogging...Tricky to use if you are unfamiliar with Sony cameras. Go manual and pull your own focus unless you know your rig well. "

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    Capture high-quality photos and video with this Sony Alpha a6400 mirrorless camera, which boasts both automatic and manual focus options. The internal 4K Ultra HD movie recording function features fast, stable focusing for detailed picture quality, and the BIONZ X image processing engine captures clear action shots. This Sony Alpha a6400 mirrorless camera comes with a 16-50mm lens, so you can zero in on your subject without blurs and shadows.
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  2. Nikon - COOLPIX P1000 16.0-Megapixel Digital Camera - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Great camera for astrophotography...I have a Nikon D850 so the P1000 was a great add on camera. I love the zoom and the fact that you can shoot in manual or automatic although I normally shoot in manual. ...Absolutely amazing camera. Easy to use. Am learning manual operation now. "

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    Channel your inner shutterbug with this Nikon COOLPIX camera. The 3000mm optical zoom lets you focus on your subject with detail and clarity, while Dual Detect image stabilization delivers blur-free images. Choose from manual controls or auto shooting options for easy operation. This Nikon COOLPIX camera records 4K Ultra HD video with true stereo sound, and the production-ready design lets you add mics and monitors for professional recording capabilities.
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    "Great camera for astrophotography...I have a Nikon D850 so the P1000 was a great add on camera. I love the zoom and the fact that you can shoot in manual or automatic although I normally shoot in manual. ...Absolutely amazing camera. Easy to use. Am learning manual operation now. "

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    Channel your inner shutterbug with this Nikon COOLPIX camera. The 3000mm optical zoom lets you focus on your subject with detail and clarity, while Dual Detect image stabilization delivers blur-free images. Choose from manual controls or auto shooting options for easy operation. This Nikon COOLPIX camera records 4K Ultra HD video with true stereo sound, and the production-ready design lets you add mics and monitors for professional recording capabilities.
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  3. Fujifilm - X-S20 Mirrorless Camera with XF18-55mm Lens Bundle - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "New Mirrorless Camera...No quick start guide or manuals included. First mirrorless camera need some guidance....Fujifilm Camera....Nice camera. It takes a little getting used to. Lack of a printed manual is annoying."

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    Designed for both stills and video creation, X-S20 offers a powerful combination of creative features and cutting-edge technology in a lightweight body. The 26.1-megapixel X-Trans CMOS 4 sensor and X-Processor 5 imaging engine combine to deliver a blistering performance, recording video up to 6.2K and uncropped still images at up to 20 frames-per-second. A powerful in-body image stabilizer offers up to seven stops of compensation, plus battery life has been dramatically increased, managing more than double the images per charge compared to its predecessor. Vlog mode makes it simple to get pro-quality footage, while Fujifilm’s 19 unique Film Simulation modes complete the picture, delivering stunning colors straight out of camera.
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    "New Mirrorless Camera...No quick start guide or manuals included. First mirrorless camera need some guidance....Fujifilm Camera....Nice camera. It takes a little getting used to. Lack of a printed manual is annoying."

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    Designed for both stills and video creation, X-S20 offers a powerful combination of creative features and cutting-edge technology in a lightweight body. The 26.1-megapixel X-Trans CMOS 4 sensor and X-Processor 5 imaging engine combine to deliver a blistering performance, recording video up to 6.2K and uncropped still images at up to 20 frames-per-second. A powerful in-body image stabilizer offers up to seven stops of compensation, plus battery life has been dramatically increased, managing more than double the images per charge compared to its predecessor. Vlog mode makes it simple to get pro-quality footage, while Fujifilm’s 19 unique Film Simulation modes complete the picture, delivering stunning colors straight out of camera.
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  4. Nikon - Z f 4K Video Mirrorless Camera (Body Only) - Front_Zoom
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    "Good camera with a vintage look, well suited for old and modern lenses, as well as for creativity completely in manual mode...Pet photography is also viable now with my manual lenses. Aesthetically, the camera is a delight, though like many others, I did add a grip to help my hold on it. "

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    The Nikon Z f features full-frame image quality, depth and dynamic range. Autofocus built from Deep Learning technology. Excellant low-light capabilities and image stabilization. 4K video recording, Pixel Shift shooting and more, all in an iconic premium camera body with authentic feel of precision tactile handling.
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    "Good camera with a vintage look, well suited for old and modern lenses, as well as for creativity completely in manual mode...Pet photography is also viable now with my manual lenses. Aesthetically, the camera is a delight, though like many others, I did add a grip to help my hold on it. "

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    The Nikon Z f features full-frame image quality, depth and dynamic range. Autofocus built from Deep Learning technology. Excellant low-light capabilities and image stabilization. 4K video recording, Pixel Shift shooting and more, all in an iconic premium camera body with authentic feel of precision tactile handling.
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  5. Fujifilm - X-T30 II Mirrorless Camera with XC 15-45mm Lens Kit - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Great camera!...It was a major learning curve for me so take the time to read the manual and learn the camera first...Amazing Photo Camera...I really bought this camera for the size and the film simulations that come stock on the camera. "

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    Cleverly weaving proven technology with a vintage aesthetic, X-T30 II has much to offer stills photographers and videographers of all levels. The 26.1MP back-illuminated X-Trans sensor and X-Processor 4 imaging engine combine to deliver exceptional performance, with autofocusing down to -7EV in just 0.02 secs – and detail-packed results full of vibrant color. Pick up and start creating in seconds by flicking over to the Advanced SR Auto mode, or take more control over your output. X-T30 II has the features and functions to fit your creative style and mood, including the ability to share your work in seconds, via Wi-Fi or Bluetooth.
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    "Great camera!...It was a major learning curve for me so take the time to read the manual and learn the camera first...Amazing Photo Camera...I really bought this camera for the size and the film simulations that come stock on the camera. "

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    Cleverly weaving proven technology with a vintage aesthetic, X-T30 II has much to offer stills photographers and videographers of all levels. The 26.1MP back-illuminated X-Trans sensor and X-Processor 4 imaging engine combine to deliver exceptional performance, with autofocusing down to -7EV in just 0.02 secs – and detail-packed results full of vibrant color. Pick up and start creating in seconds by flicking over to the Advanced SR Auto mode, or take more control over your output. X-T30 II has the features and functions to fit your creative style and mood, including the ability to share your work in seconds, via Wi-Fi or Bluetooth.
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  6. Fujifilm - X-T30 II Mirrorless Camera with XC 15-45mm Lens Kit - Silver - Front_Zoom
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    "Great beginner’s camera...It takes great pictures with programmable modes. You can also select aperture or shutter priority or manual mode. ...Best camera...One of the best cameras I have own. The simulations are so so great. "

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    Cleverly weaving proven technology with a vintage aesthetic, X-T30 II has much to offer stills photographers and videographers of all levels. The 26.1MP back-illuminated X-Trans sensor and X-Processor 4 imaging engine combine to deliver exceptional performance, with autofocusing down to -7EV in just 0.02 secs – and detail-packed results full of vibrant color. Pick up and start creating in seconds by flicking over to the Advanced SR Auto mode, or take more control over your output. X-T30 II has the features and functions to fit your creative style and mood, including the ability to share your work in seconds, via Wi-Fi or Bluetooth.
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    "Great beginner’s camera...It takes great pictures with programmable modes. You can also select aperture or shutter priority or manual mode. ...Best camera...One of the best cameras I have own. The simulations are so so great. "

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    Cleverly weaving proven technology with a vintage aesthetic, X-T30 II has much to offer stills photographers and videographers of all levels. The 26.1MP back-illuminated X-Trans sensor and X-Processor 4 imaging engine combine to deliver exceptional performance, with autofocusing down to -7EV in just 0.02 secs – and detail-packed results full of vibrant color. Pick up and start creating in seconds by flicking over to the Advanced SR Auto mode, or take more control over your output. X-T30 II has the features and functions to fit your creative style and mood, including the ability to share your work in seconds, via Wi-Fi or Bluetooth.
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  7. Kodak - PIXPRO FZ55 16.4 Megapixel Digital Camera - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "It’s a great camera and easy for use if you are new in the cameras world and this camera really take the photos like a vintage/ eesthetic filter. ...There is just enough manual control for those who want to learn more. But the portability and price point make it an excellent first camera."

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    Meet the FZ55 Friendly Zoom camera from the KODAK PIXPRO collection of digital cameras. This slim design, point and shoot model includes a rechargeable lithium-ion battery. One-touch HD video, 28mm wide-angle lens and a host of features and shooting modes that let you express your inner creativity. KODAK PIXPRO - tell your story.
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    "It’s a great camera and easy for use if you are new in the cameras world and this camera really take the photos like a vintage/ eesthetic filter. ...There is just enough manual control for those who want to learn more. But the portability and price point make it an excellent first camera."

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    Product Description

    Meet the FZ55 Friendly Zoom camera from the KODAK PIXPRO collection of digital cameras. This slim design, point and shoot model includes a rechargeable lithium-ion battery. One-touch HD video, 28mm wide-angle lens and a host of features and shooting modes that let you express your inner creativity. KODAK PIXPRO - tell your story.
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  8. Fujifilm - X-T30 II Mirrorless Camera with XF18-55mm Lens Kit - Silver - Front_Zoom
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    "I absolutely love this camera! It takes beautiful photos. My favorite part is the film simulation modes. ...If you love retro and you can get your head around manual mode then this might be for you. It will do auto mode things if set right but I don’t think that’s what the xt series is about. "

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    Cleverly weaving proven technology with a vintage aesthetic, X-T30 II has much to offer stills photographers and videographers of all levels. The 26.1MP back-illuminated X-Trans sensor and X-Processor 4 imaging engine combine to deliver exceptional performance, with autofocusing down to -7EV in just 0.02 secs – and detail-packed results full of vibrant color. Pick up and start creating in seconds by flicking over to the Advanced SR Auto mode, or take more control over your output. X-T30 II has the features and functions to fit your creative style and mood, including the ability to share your work in seconds, via Wi-Fi or Bluetooth.
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    "I absolutely love this camera! It takes beautiful photos. My favorite part is the film simulation modes. ...If you love retro and you can get your head around manual mode then this might be for you. It will do auto mode things if set right but I don’t think that’s what the xt series is about. "

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    Product Description

    Cleverly weaving proven technology with a vintage aesthetic, X-T30 II has much to offer stills photographers and videographers of all levels. The 26.1MP back-illuminated X-Trans sensor and X-Processor 4 imaging engine combine to deliver exceptional performance, with autofocusing down to -7EV in just 0.02 secs – and detail-packed results full of vibrant color. Pick up and start creating in seconds by flicking over to the Advanced SR Auto mode, or take more control over your output. X-T30 II has the features and functions to fit your creative style and mood, including the ability to share your work in seconds, via Wi-Fi or Bluetooth.
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  9. Fujifilm - X Series X100V 26.1-Megapixel Digital Camera - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "May be the last camera I need to buy...I primarily shoot in aperature priority modes. Order an adapter ring and protection filter (not sold at best buy...hope best buy reads this) and your camera is "weather sealed" Get over the fact that its a fixed lens camera...this is not a professional, shoot anything, anywhere camera. ...I love this camera and I love that its mirrorless."

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    Preserve special moments with this Fujifilm X100V mirrorless digital camera. The two-way, tilting LCD touchscreen makes it easy to frame photos from difficult angles, while the fixed 23mm f/2 lens and an advanced hybrid viewfinder ensure outstanding photography. This Fujifilm X100V mirrorless digital camera lets you record professional-quality 4K video at 30fps.
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    "May be the last camera I need to buy...I primarily shoot in aperature priority modes. Order an adapter ring and protection filter (not sold at best buy...hope best buy reads this) and your camera is "weather sealed" Get over the fact that its a fixed lens camera...this is not a professional, shoot anything, anywhere camera. ...I love this camera and I love that its mirrorless."

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    Preserve special moments with this Fujifilm X100V mirrorless digital camera. The two-way, tilting LCD touchscreen makes it easy to frame photos from difficult angles, while the fixed 23mm f/2 lens and an advanced hybrid viewfinder ensure outstanding photography. This Fujifilm X100V mirrorless digital camera lets you record professional-quality 4K video at 30fps.
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  10. Nikon - Z 5 w/ NIKKOR Z 24-200mm f/4-6.3 VR - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "It makes for a smaller size camera that is easy to hold. I like the dual SD card slots, the menu customizations modes, and the ability to create your own filters in camera. ...Great camera at a reasonable price...As a long time Nikon user, I decided to make the move from a crop sensor DSLR to a full frame mirrorless camera. I spent a couple of months researching several cameras for the features I wanted and at a reasonable price. "

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    Your full frame journey begins with the Z 5. Simple yet sophisticated, compact yet powerful, the Z 5 is built to grow with you. It’s everything you’d expect from a full frame mirrorless camera —intense detail, expansive views, brilliant low light capabilities, 4K video and more—plus all the innovative tools you need to push the limits of your creativity. Pairing the 24 megapixel Z 5 with the compact, all-in-one NIKKOR Z 24-200mm f/4-6.3 VR zoom lens, this kit gives you ultimate flexibility. Go where your inspiration takes you — capturing incredible 4K videos, wide-angle interiors, expansive landscapes, telephoto close-ups, and wildlife. And that’s just the beginning.
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    "It makes for a smaller size camera that is easy to hold. I like the dual SD card slots, the menu customizations modes, and the ability to create your own filters in camera. ...Great camera at a reasonable price...As a long time Nikon user, I decided to make the move from a crop sensor DSLR to a full frame mirrorless camera. I spent a couple of months researching several cameras for the features I wanted and at a reasonable price. "

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    Your full frame journey begins with the Z 5. Simple yet sophisticated, compact yet powerful, the Z 5 is built to grow with you. It’s everything you’d expect from a full frame mirrorless camera —intense detail, expansive views, brilliant low light capabilities, 4K video and more—plus all the innovative tools you need to push the limits of your creativity. Pairing the 24 megapixel Z 5 with the compact, all-in-one NIKKOR Z 24-200mm f/4-6.3 VR zoom lens, this kit gives you ultimate flexibility. Go where your inspiration takes you — capturing incredible 4K videos, wide-angle interiors, expansive landscapes, telephoto close-ups, and wildlife. And that’s just the beginning.
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