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Nikon 1 AW1 Waterproof, Shockproof Interchangeable-Lens Camera

The Nikon 1 AW1 is a waterproof, shockproof, freezeproof interchangeable-lens camera that is engineered to perform in harsh environments, whether shooting stills or Full HD video. The family-friendly camera is the newest addition to the Nikon 1 compact system camera line. To complement the AW1, Nikon introduced two waterproof, shockproof, freezeproof lenses—the 1 Nikkor AW more »

Waterproof Cameras to Beat the Summer Heat

When summer heats up, heat up your picture-taking opportunities. Get yourself out with your camera and start exploring. A great way to change up your photography this summer is to add an adventure-proof camera to your repertoire. They are relatively inexpensive and hold up to just about anything. Each year I get my hands on more »

Best Adventureproof Cameras

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-2 iHS If you’re looking for a durable camera that operates in the toughest conditions, even beneath the waves, consider the flagship Olympus Stylus Tough TG-2 iHS. Its credentials include a waterproof depth rating of 50 feet without a housing, and it’s freezeproof to 14ºF, shockproof enough to withstand a 7-foot drop, more »

Fujifilm’s FinePix XP200 for the Outdoor Enthusiast: Rugged and Connected

Fujifilm North America Corporation’s newest XP-series point-and-shoot camera, the FinePix XP200, offers an improved 16 megapixel CMOS sensor for enhanced image quality, a reinforced 5x Fujinon lens and rugged construction that is waterproof to 50 feet, shockproof to withstand a fall of 6.6 feet, freezeproof to 14°F and dustproof. The XP200 also has a newly more »

Pentax’s WG-10 Point & Shoot for Outdoor Enthusiasts

Pentax Ricoh Imaging Americas Corporation’s compact and portable WG-10 adventureproof point-and-shoot camera is for the on-the-go shooter who requires a capable and sturdy image and video capture device. Its durable assembly and feature set strike a balance between point and shoot functionality and Pentax’s adventure-ready features. Built to withstand the lifestyle of an active shooter, more »

Sony AdvCyber-shot DSC-TF1 and Long-Zoom DSC-H200

Along with the DSLR-styled DSC-H200 with a 26x optical zoom lens, Sony just launched the adventureproof Cyber-shot DSC-TF1 for outdoor and underwater shooting. These new Cyber-shot cameras have new features including an advanced flash that boosts the sensitivity and extends the flash range; a beauty effect function with post-shooting retouch options such as skin toning more »

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX200V Review

The super-stylish DSC-TX200V features an 18.2-megapixel Sony Exmor R CMOS sensor—one of the highest among today’s point-and-shoot cameras—and an improved image processor that work together to capture ultra-high-resolution images, boost low-light performance and enhance autofocus speeds so you never miss a shot. Specs state it has autofocus speeds of 0.13 sec in daytime and 0.25 more »

Nikon Coolpix AW100 Review

Ready for extreme adventure, the AW100 is the first Coolpix built to challenge the elements, with a durable body that is waterproof, freezeproof, and shockproof. Forged with features for your adventure seeking, the AW100 boasts a 16.0-megapixel backside-illuminated CMOS sensor for improved picture quality, even in challenging light conditions. It also provides Full HD 1080p more »

Rugged Fujifilm FinePix XP150 and XP100 Reviews

Fujifilm FinePix XP150, with GPS, and XP100 digital cameras are rugged and durable for the adventurous photographer. They are waterproof to 33ft, shockproof to 6.5 ft, freezeproof to 14°F, and dustproof. You can get your most adventurous shots while using a sleek camera that is easy to use.  The new durable Fujifilm FinePix XP 150 more »

Fujifilm FinePix XP170 Waterproof Digital Camera Review

The all new Fujifilm FinePix XP170 waterproof digital camera combines rugged protection and durability with a new innovative Wireless Image Transfer function allowing you to wirelessly connect to your smartphone or tablet and upload images to the Internet for online sharing. The FinePix XP170 waterproof digital camera is perfect for outdoor adventures with its Four-Way Protection that more »

Pentax Ricoh Optio WG-2 GPS Review

Pentax Ricoh recently introduced the Optio WG-2 GPS compact camera—the 13th iteration of their rugged, waterproof (now to 40 feet), dustproof, shock-resistant (to 5 feet), and coldproof (to 14º F) models. The new camera is built with more durability than before and offers improved image quality in high-sensitivity shooting and Full HD 1080p movie recording. more »