'The Canon PowerShot G3 X is a very competent fixed-lens compact, which will get you much better results than your average superzoom bridge camera. '
'The built-in flash worked well indoors, with no red-eye and good overall exposure, although there's noticeable vignetting at 24mm. '
'High-quality 24-600mm lens'
'most complete all-in-one camera'
'If you’re after an all-purpose camera you’ll never have to upgrade with lenses, and don’t mind that it's not far off an entry-level DSLR in size, the RX10 II is simply excellent. '
'Hot shoe for external strobes. '
'Large and heavy.'
'built-in Wi-Fi, GPS and NFC.'
'massive 83x optical zoom'
'The Panasonic FZ1000 is an extremely interesting camera, and one built with a very clear rival in mind. '
'excellent bridge camera'
'So if you're looking for a DSLR alternative with a long lens then, all things considered, the FZ1000 is an affordable and viable solution. '
'The RX10's denser build is indicative of its internal magnesium alloy chassis and weather-sealed design.'
'The Canon PowerShot SX60 HS is a very impressive camera that’s sure to please novice and enthusiast photographers alike.'
'Slow AF and limited image quality make the Canon SX60 HS an uninspiring update to an outdated camera. '
'It takes what has always been successful about this companies superzooms and pushes it up a notch.'
'Despite the lows, it is still a highly recommend camera for those who want a one-in-all that’s perfect for travel. '
'quite versatile digicam'
'In good light we were easily able to shoot at full optical zoom with no evidence of camera shake. '
'60x optical zoom.'
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