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Browse the top-ranked list of Professional Cameras Under $300 below along with associated reviews and opinions.

Browse the top-ranked list of Professional Cameras Under $300 below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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  1. Top comment

    "Love it...Nice one...This camera has just enough manual controls to allow a person to be creative & look professional even if they are still learning....this camera is very good camera and it's price also affordable I recommended any body it's good to buy this camera because of their size even you can put in your pocket and the resolution is good the oicture celerity is also good any way it's good camera"

    "This camera has just enough manual controls to allow a person to be creative & look professional even if they are still learning."

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    Capture up to six hours of video at a time with this adaptable Canon Vixia HF R80 camcorder. Optical image stabilization helps correct camera shake, so you can shoot while you walk and still generate smooth, distortion-free footage. This Canon Vixia HF R80 camcorder’s extra-sensitive 3.28MP sensor produces full-HD movies with vivid color, even in dim light.
    $299.99
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    Was $349.99
    Top comment

    "Love it...Nice one...This camera has just enough manual controls to allow a person to be creative & look professional even if they are still learning....this camera is very good camera and it's price also affordable I recommended any body it's good to buy this camera because of their size even you can put in your pocket and the resolution is good the oicture celerity is also good any way it's good camera"

    "This camera has just enough manual controls to allow a person to be creative & look professional even if they are still learning."

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    Product Description

    Capture up to six hours of video at a time with this adaptable Canon Vixia HF R80 camcorder. Optical image stabilization helps correct camera shake, so you can shoot while you walk and still generate smooth, distortion-free footage. This Canon Vixia HF R80 camcorder’s extra-sensitive 3.28MP sensor produces full-HD movies with vivid color, even in dim light.
  2. Top comment

    "Love it...Not bad...Plenty of features for a beginner or professional....Almost a year later, we have only used it a handful of times, I really like the fact that it just uses a SD card, once I'm full on film, I can upload to my Mac and edit and save film and photos from the SD card."

    "Plenty of features for a beginner or professional."

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    Product Description

    Shoot high-definition films with this portable Canon Vixia HF R800 camcorder. The unit’s 57x zoom makes it easy to get into the action from afar, while its optical image stabilization feature automatically corrects camera shake. Equipped with a 3.28MP full-HD MOS sensor, this Canon Vixia HF R800 camcorder captures video in genuine 1920 x 1080 resolution.
    $219.99
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    Was $249.99
    Top comment

    "Love it...Not bad...Plenty of features for a beginner or professional....Almost a year later, we have only used it a handful of times, I really like the fact that it just uses a SD card, once I'm full on film, I can upload to my Mac and edit and save film and photos from the SD card."

    "Plenty of features for a beginner or professional."

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    Product Description

    Shoot high-definition films with this portable Canon Vixia HF R800 camcorder. The unit’s 57x zoom makes it easy to get into the action from afar, while its optical image stabilization feature automatically corrects camera shake. Equipped with a 3.28MP full-HD MOS sensor, this Canon Vixia HF R800 camcorder captures video in genuine 1920 x 1080 resolution.
  3. Top comment

    "Love it...Not bad...Plenty of features for a beginner or professional....I really like the fact that you can take snap shots while you are recording, and if you pause a video on the camera you can take a snap shot of that as well."

    "Plenty of features for a beginner or professional."

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    Product Description

    Create HD videos quickly and easily with this versatile Canon Vixia HF R800 camcorder. Get into the action with the device’s 57x zoom and enjoy optical image stabilization, which helps reduce camera shake. This Canon Vixia HF R800 camcorder has an onboard DIGIC DV 4 image processor, which captures extra light and removes noise for an enhanced image.
    $219.99
    Save $30
    Was $249.99
    Top comment

    "Love it...Not bad...Plenty of features for a beginner or professional....I really like the fact that you can take snap shots while you are recording, and if you pause a video on the camera you can take a snap shot of that as well."

    "Plenty of features for a beginner or professional."

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    Product Description

    Create HD videos quickly and easily with this versatile Canon Vixia HF R800 camcorder. Get into the action with the device’s 57x zoom and enjoy optical image stabilization, which helps reduce camera shake. This Canon Vixia HF R800 camcorder has an onboard DIGIC DV 4 image processor, which captures extra light and removes noise for an enhanced image.
  4. Top comment

    "It's OK...Love It...I am not a professional photographer....It went on sale a little over two weeks after I paid full price with full geek squad and all the bells warranty for 3-4 years, fell my anxiety got the better of me and I over spent on this item (my fault not best buys )"

    "I am not a professional photographer."

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    Product Description

    Utilizing Optical SteadyShot image stabilization, a BIONZ X image processor and an Exmor R CMOS sensor, this Sony Handycam HDRCX405/B camcorder enables you to capture video footage with 1920 x 1080 resolution and sharp still images.
    $179.99
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    Was $229.99
    Top comment

    "It's OK...Love It...I am not a professional photographer....It went on sale a little over two weeks after I paid full price with full geek squad and all the bells warranty for 3-4 years, fell my anxiety got the better of me and I over spent on this item (my fault not best buys )"

    "I am not a professional photographer."

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    Utilizing Optical SteadyShot image stabilization, a BIONZ X image processor and an Exmor R CMOS sensor, this Sony Handycam HDRCX405/B camcorder enables you to capture video footage with 1920 x 1080 resolution and sharp still images.
  5. Top comment

    "Not bad...Smile !...This camera is an amazing camera with 20.3 mp and a 40x optical zoom I don't even need the digital zoom this camera is as close as professional as you can get for a good price couldn't ask for more from a camera...I bought this camera right before taking a trip to Japan, and it took wonderful pics, zoom is awesome although the shots are a little grainy I didn't play with the settings so that might have been the problem, I will try it later on and see if it improves it but I love this camera"

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    Get super-close to your subject with this Canon Powershot camera. The massive 20-megapixel sensor ensures all your images are larger than life. Enjoy ultra-slim compactness with the power of a DSLR and a 40x zoom with this Canon Powershot camera. Memory card sold separately.
    $299.99
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    Was $379.99
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    "Not bad...Smile !...This camera is an amazing camera with 20.3 mp and a 40x optical zoom I don't even need the digital zoom this camera is as close as professional as you can get for a good price couldn't ask for more from a camera...I bought this camera right before taking a trip to Japan, and it took wonderful pics, zoom is awesome although the shots are a little grainy I didn't play with the settings so that might have been the problem, I will try it later on and see if it improves it but I love this camera"

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    Get super-close to your subject with this Canon Powershot camera. The massive 20-megapixel sensor ensures all your images are larger than life. Enjoy ultra-slim compactness with the power of a DSLR and a 40x zoom with this Canon Powershot camera. Memory card sold separately.
  6. Top comment

    "I love it!...Great camera...This camera is not only under $400 but takes quality pictures just as good as my LUMIX G85....This si a great camera with a great zoom lens."

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    Zoom in close or record stunning video with this multifunction Panasonic LUMIX digital camera. The 60x zoom lens offers incredible clarity for still shots, and the 18.1-megapixel high-sensitivity MOS sensor delivers crisp images in even low lighting. This Panasonic LUMIX digital camera utilizes POWER O.I.S. to cut down on shaking when shooting handheld.
    $299.99
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    Was $399.99
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    "I love it!...Great camera...This camera is not only under $400 but takes quality pictures just as good as my LUMIX G85....This si a great camera with a great zoom lens."

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    Zoom in close or record stunning video with this multifunction Panasonic LUMIX digital camera. The 60x zoom lens offers incredible clarity for still shots, and the 18.1-megapixel high-sensitivity MOS sensor delivers crisp images in even low lighting. This Panasonic LUMIX digital camera utilizes POWER O.I.S. to cut down on shaking when shooting handheld.
  7. Top comment

    "great camera...Better than GoPro...awesome camera, incredible quality, really fast delivery from best buy, if you are looking for a camera to vlog with or do ramdom videos and you just have 300 dolars in your budget, that is for sure the camera for you, I am in love with this little guy....The image stabilization on this camera is by far the best of any other action-cam on the market and makes the need for a gimbal unnecessary, it minimizes shake and vibration keeping footage steady."

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    Shoot clear videos with this Sony recorder. The Balance Optical SteadyShot feature lets you capture stable images while on the move, and the built-in GPS locator displays where videos were shot. Make memories in a variety of weather conditions with the waterproof, freeze-proof and shockproof design of this Sony recorder.
    $299.99
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    "great camera...Better than GoPro...awesome camera, incredible quality, really fast delivery from best buy, if you are looking for a camera to vlog with or do ramdom videos and you just have 300 dolars in your budget, that is for sure the camera for you, I am in love with this little guy....The image stabilization on this camera is by far the best of any other action-cam on the market and makes the need for a gimbal unnecessary, it minimizes shake and vibration keeping footage steady."

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    Shoot clear videos with this Sony recorder. The Balance Optical SteadyShot feature lets you capture stable images while on the move, and the built-in GPS locator displays where videos were shot. Make memories in a variety of weather conditions with the waterproof, freeze-proof and shockproof design of this Sony recorder.
  8. Product Description

    With a built-in 75 mW IR illuminator, 7x magnification and 50mm objective lens, this Sightmark Twilight SM18014 monocular helps enhance your visibility of distant, dimly lit subjects and scenes. A carrying case enables easy portability.
    $299.99

    Product Description

    With a built-in 75 mW IR illuminator, 7x magnification and 50mm objective lens, this Sightmark Twilight SM18014 monocular helps enhance your visibility of distant, dimly lit subjects and scenes. A carrying case enables easy portability.
  9. Product Description

    Get close up to your subjects with these Barska 10x42mm binoculars. Extra-low dispersion glass keeps the image crisp and clear and minimizes chromatic aberrations, while the exterior rubber coating keeps them safe in your hands. BAK-4 prisms and multicoated optics inside these Barska 10x42mm binoculars ensure even better image quality.
    $299.99

    Product Description

    Get close up to your subjects with these Barska 10x42mm binoculars. Extra-low dispersion glass keeps the image crisp and clear and minimizes chromatic aberrations, while the exterior rubber coating keeps them safe in your hands. BAK-4 prisms and multicoated optics inside these Barska 10x42mm binoculars ensure even better image quality.
  10. Model:TE-JEEP-BU-1
    SKU:6296504

    Product Description

    Make driving your 2007-up Jeep Wrangler safer with this Metra plug-and-play camera solution. It adds an in-dash display that installs seamlessly and shows helpful parking guidelines.
    $299.99

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    Make driving your 2007-up Jeep Wrangler safer with this Metra plug-and-play camera solution. It adds an in-dash display that installs seamlessly and shows helpful parking guidelines.
  11. Product Description

    Equip your camera with this Fujifilm XC 15-45mm compact lens for reliable everyday shooting in a range of settings. The lens attaches easily to compatible mounts and offers powered zoom control by simply rotating the dial. This Fujifilm XC 15-45mm compact lens uses three aspherical elements and two extra-low-dispersion elements to create crisp images without distortion.
    $299.95

    Product Description

    Equip your camera with this Fujifilm XC 15-45mm compact lens for reliable everyday shooting in a range of settings. The lens attaches easily to compatible mounts and offers powered zoom control by simply rotating the dial. This Fujifilm XC 15-45mm compact lens uses three aspherical elements and two extra-low-dispersion elements to create crisp images without distortion.
  12. Product Description

    These binoculars feature BaK-4 prisms with high-reflectivity coatings for bright images with enhanced sharpness. The magnesium body offers lightweight durability.
    $294.99
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    Was $343.99

    Product Description

    These binoculars feature BaK-4 prisms with high-reflectivity coatings for bright images with enhanced sharpness. The magnesium body offers lightweight durability.
  13. Top comment

    "Extremely pleased with this product....Great gift for the young to study the skies....I recommend watching the Celestron YouTube videos made for this scope....Works great was able to see the rings of Saturn"

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    This telescope features NexStar computer control technology for simple operation and a StarPointer finderscope for accurate alignment and location of objects. The aluminum tripod provides durability.
    $286.99
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    "Extremely pleased with this product....Great gift for the young to study the skies....I recommend watching the Celestron YouTube videos made for this scope....Works great was able to see the rings of Saturn"

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    This telescope features NexStar computer control technology for simple operation and a StarPointer finderscope for accurate alignment and location of objects. The aluminum tripod provides durability.
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    "Very nice...Great Binos...The binoculars feel good in your hands, and are perfect for a newbie who doesn't want to spend tons of money, but wants a great birding experience....They have a sharp image across a reasonably wide field of view."

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    Clearly view distant subjects and scenes with these Nikon MONARCH 5 7576 binoculars, which feature 42mm-diameter ED (extra-low dispersion) glass lenses with fully multicoated optics and 8x magnification.
    $279.99
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    "Very nice...Great Binos...The binoculars feel good in your hands, and are perfect for a newbie who doesn't want to spend tons of money, but wants a great birding experience....They have a sharp image across a reasonably wide field of view."

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    Clearly view distant subjects and scenes with these Nikon MONARCH 5 7576 binoculars, which feature 42mm-diameter ED (extra-low dispersion) glass lenses with fully multicoated optics and 8x magnification.
  15. Model:MV1-01A-BL
    SKU:5450221
    Top comment

    "Love it...So cool...I like this camera because I can quickly connect to Facebook live, save the live video video file to the micro SD card and upload to YouTube and other platforms after I'm done, it makes me look like a pro with the auto editing features, and I love the fact that I can use my phone as a microphone for the camera from a distance when I'm speaking....I hate to write a glowing review because I don't want everyone to know my secret for doing live events on FB live but this is the best option for needing a well produced show."

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    Record and stream live events with this Mevo live event camera by Livestream. It's portable and unobtrusive, so it doesn't affect your viewing experience, and the built-in stereo microphones capture all of the audio in a crystal-clear format. Capture stunning video through the 150-degree all glass lens with Sony 4K sensor, and stream in 720p HD video to Livestream, Facebook Live, Periscope and Twitter. This Mevo live event camera is compatible with iOS devices running version 9 or higher.
    $280.99
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    Was $299.99
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    "Love it...So cool...I like this camera because I can quickly connect to Facebook live, save the live video video file to the micro SD card and upload to YouTube and other platforms after I'm done, it makes me look like a pro with the auto editing features, and I love the fact that I can use my phone as a microphone for the camera from a distance when I'm speaking....I hate to write a glowing review because I don't want everyone to know my secret for doing live events on FB live but this is the best option for needing a well produced show."

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    Record and stream live events with this Mevo live event camera by Livestream. It's portable and unobtrusive, so it doesn't affect your viewing experience, and the built-in stereo microphones capture all of the audio in a crystal-clear format. Capture stunning video through the 150-degree all glass lens with Sony 4K sensor, and stream in 720p HD video to Livestream, Facebook Live, Periscope and Twitter. This Mevo live event camera is compatible with iOS devices running version 9 or higher.