Best Buy customers often prefer the following products when searching for point and shoot cameras for beginners.
If you're looking to get into photography, but don't want to spend a lot of money, a point-and-shoot camera is an excellent place to start. These cameras are easy to use and don't require much in the way of setup. They also take high-quality photos, and they're small enough to carry around everywhere. Browse the top-ranked list of point and shoot cameras for beginners below along with associated reviews and opinions.
- Model: DCZV1/WSKU: 6435229Top comment
"Love this camera take great video very easy for beginners!!!!...Is okay I recommend to any one beginner ans like it...Camera"See all customer reviewsSee all Vlogging Cameras
Product DescriptionCreate outstanding content for your viewers with this Sony compact 4K digital camera. The 20-megapixel sensor captures detailed pictures and videos, while Wi-Fi functionality enables easy photo sharing across networks. This Sony compact 4K digital camera features image stabilization for clear shots while walking, and automatic exposure tracks and illuminates faces for consistency in various lighting conditions.
- Model: 16643000SKU: 6402825Top comment
"Everyday carry camera...been using for a couple of months now, and Im enjoying it, not complicate to use, you can bring it everywhere, it fits on your pocket, I recommend this camera for the beginners....There're a lot of great features to learn about it, so for beginners to photography (if you want to spend the money) this is a perfect vehicle for that. "See all customer reviewsSee all Premium Point & Shoot
Product DescriptionPreserve 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.
- Model: 26532SKU: 6398024Top comment
"Nice point and shoot camera...Nice point and shoot camera. I previously had the p900 and I must say I find the p950 a bit less user friendly. ...Awesome Camera...Best camera out there for point and shoot.. Gives lots of options for a professional photographer"See all customer reviewsSee all Premium Point & Shoot
Product DescriptionTake sharp images or record high-quality 4K footage with this Nikon COOLPIX digital camera. The 16MP low-light lens with VR stabilization reduces image blur for superior optical performance, while the built-in LCD offers multiple viewing angles for previewing your images in real-time. This compact Nikon COOLPIX digital camera features dynamic fine zoom, letting you capture sharp, clear images when shooting distant subjects.
- Model: DSCRX100M5A/BSKU: 6275510Top comment
"all around best point and shoot...before using this camera, i didn't really believe that a point and shoot could add much to my inventory on video or photo shoots..i was wrong..this rx100vA packs such a punch. ...Excellent camera that is much smarter than a point and shoot and much smaller and easier to use than a DSLR!"See all customer reviewsSee all Premium Point & Shoot
Product DescriptionCapture every photographic moment with this 20.1-megapixel Sony Cyber-shot digital camera. Its 0.05-second autofocus speed and 24 fps continuous shooting mode let you capture fast-paced scenes clearly, and the tiltable LCD screen and retractable OLED viewfinder enable versatile image composition. Shoot detailed action in super-slow-motion videos at up to 960 fps with this Sony Cyber-shot digital camera..
- Model: 16642939SKU: 6400570Top comment
"Great camera!...I like this model since it’s similar to the 35mm point and shoot cameras....Great camera...The Fuji x100v is NOT just for "beginners". If you want to do true Hyper Sync photography and shoot at 1/2000 of a second on any flash system, then this is the camera that you need. "See all customer reviewsSee all Premium Point & Shoot
Product DescriptionCapture professional photos with this Fujifilm X100V silver digital camera. The 23mm f/2 lens and 26.1MP X-Trans CMOS 4 back-side illuminated sensor ensure minimal distortion and exceptional image and video quality, while the powerful X-Processor supports superfast autofocus. This Fujifilm X100V silver digital camera features a tilting LCD touchscreen and 4K optional adapter ring for shooting perfect images in even the toughest conditions.
- Model: 26522SKU: 6275507Top comment
"Great camera for beginners...Great camera...My son loves it. It’s really good for beginners too."See all customer reviewsSee all Premium Point & Shoot
Product DescriptionChannel 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..
- Model: DSCRX100M7/BSKU: 6364719Top comment
"It’s a great camera, for beginners all you have to do is keep the mode on auto and you are ready to go 95% of the time. ...Point and shoot...The absolute best point and shoot camera. Does all the work of larger manual cameras and the results are amazing."See all customer reviewsSee all Premium Point & Shoot
Product DescriptionDeliver stunning images with this Sony RX100 VII Cyber-shot digital camera. The compact digital camera features a 20.1 MP stacked CMOS image sensor, allowing automatic focusing and continuous shooting up to 60 times/sec. This Sony RX100 VII Cyber-shot digital camera has a 24-200mm f/2.8-4.5 zoom lens to deliver high-quality images from a distance..
- Model: DSCRX10M4/BSKU: 6111512Top comment
"Awesome camera...Wonderful camera even for beginners. Very easy to use....Not really for a beginner....It can of course be used as a point and shoot, but what a shame if that's the only way it's used. "See all customer reviewsSee all Premium Point & Shoot
Product DescriptionCapture incredible shots in 20.1 megapixels with this Sony Cyber-Shot digital camera. A 25x optical zoom range lets you get up close to subjects, and blistering AF speeds offer up to 24 fps with silent shutter operation. This Sony Cyber-Shot digital camera records in crystal 4K UHD, making it an ideal option for vloggers..
- Model: 3637C001SKU: 6359935Top comment
"Camera...Amazing camera for beginners! Highly recommend.........Good camera for beginners...This camera is good for beginners and is easy to use"See all customer reviewsSee all Premium Point & Shoot
Product DescriptionLive stream on YouTube with this Canon PowerShot G7 Mark III camera. The 20.1MP sensor and DIGIC 8 processor capture sharp images fast, and 4K recording capability produces ultra-high-definition video. This Canon PowerShot G7 Mark III camera has a touch-panel LCD screen for convenient operation, and the screen tilts for easier use..
- Model: DSCRX100M7GSKU: 6387411Top comment
"Best All Around Point and Shoot Camera Ever...Absolutely the best all around "Go To" camera to carry with you everywhere. Very versatile and dependable!...Amazing professional point and shoot camera!...This little point and shoot camera has all the major professional quality’s of a higher end mirrorless/dslr. "See all customer reviewsSee all Premium Point & Shoot
Product DescriptionCreate pro-quality still shots and videos on the go with this Sony shooting grip kit. The high-magnification zoom lens delivers stunning image quality across the entire zoom range, while real-time Eye AF lets you maintain focus on moving subjects for great portrait shots. This Sony shooting grip kit supports internal 4K recording with image stabilization for high-quality video footage.