Top 5 Affordable Cameras for Photography

Top 5 Affordable Cameras for Photography


In this ‘Extra wide-angled range’ of media and electronics, its pretty hard to sum up the best yet affordable cameras among the varieties available. Still, we’ll try to sum up one of the best clicking devices available in the market for those who want to step up the next level of their clicking experience.

Sony Powershot DSC-WX350


Compact cameras with at least 18x zoom range (Travelzoom cameras) are very popular all over the world. The compact design and ease of use make these cameras worth every penny that is spent. From 10 year old John to your grandmother, anyone can frame the object and SNAP!

Sony Powershot DSC-WX350 built with 18.2MP black-illuminated Exmor-R sensor promises plenty of details even in low light due to ISO3200, expandable upto ISO12800. Moreover, the Wi-Fi connectivity, the superior auto shooting mode and 13 amazing filters, and you get a deal fair enough for 16,815.00 INR.

Nikon D3300


Tired of some point and shoot cameras or trying to check on your taste with photography? Nikon meets your needs with this entry level SLR camera. Nikon D3300 boasts a DX format APS-C 24.2mp sensor without anti-aliasing and EXSPEED processor.

D3300 features continuos shooting speed of 5fps(frames per second), 11-autofocus points with a crosshair in the center for better accuracy, a 921k dot, 3 inch LCD monitor, ISO range of 100-25600 along with 13 special effects. Though this model doesn’t feel so robust as company’s other high end cameras, but still it has some qualities that you might not expect at the price of 27,000.00 INR.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ60

This cam is as innovative as the company boasts it to be. You need some handy stuff with a comparatively deeper zoom than other digital cameras around along with less shaky images and low light sensitivity, then this is the perfect deal! All in One!


It features a 30x zoom (24-720mm lens), a high sensiivity MOS 18.1mp sensor, electronic viewfinder, 50p full HD movie recording, 3-inch 921k dot LCD monitor, 10fps busrt mode, 23-point autofocus system along with built-in Wi-Fi, NFC and GPS. Want more?

Focus peaking, RAW shooting, P/A/S/M exposure modes, variety of scene modes and intelligent Auto, and creative controls, creative touch, creative panorma and HDR modes.  Hallelujah! What else do you need one cam to have? This deal comes at a not-so-expensive price tag of 22,566.00 INR(expected).

Nikon P600

This is the cam where telescope meets point-and-shoot. Surprised? Read out the specifications and you’ll drop your jaw with its extra zoom characterisitics.


Nikon Coolpix P600 is the company’s latest super-zoom zompact mechanically stabilized digital camera. Its sports a massive focal range of 24-1440mm with a big(1/2.3″) Back side illuminated 16.1 CMOS sensor. It offers an innovative side zoom control as well, light sensitivity range of ISO100 to ISO6400, slow motion video at upto 120fps, full HD 60i movie, 99-point autofocus system with a big range of manual shooting modes. Focus peaking, Wi-Fi connectivity, electronic viewfinder and a 921k dot vari-angle RGBW 3 inch LCD monitor is like a cherry on the cake!

Wondering what its price would be? 18800.00 INR only!! That is what is called a complete jaw dropping device. Now be it birders, stargazers or just normal people who like to capture long distance shots, they can chase their desires at a comparatively low cost.

Canon 1200D


If you are a beginner or less experienced photographer, this is the time to buy a SLR and practice your skills. The Canon 1200D is one of the best entry level DSLR’s available in market. If you are a canon lover and don’t wanna end up tying a knot with Nikon(since controls differ alot, and after all, photography is all about taste, it differs from person to person), this is the right buy.

Canon 1200D features an APS-C CMOS 18MP sensor, a Digic 4 processor, 3-inch LCD screen,9-point autofocus system, light sensitivity ranging from ISO100 to ISO6400. full control over exposure with 1080p HD video recording alongwith a new EOS companion smartphone app. Fair enough for 27,700.00 INR.