3 Things To Remember When Buying A Digital Camera

June 30, 2011 by  
Filed under Camera Reviews

Digital cameras are great, they have totally taken over the world of photography and it is hard to imagine life without them now, but shopping for them can be a nightmare. They are so stuffed full of technology now that it feels like you need a degree in IT to understand what the differences are between them, below are our top tips to help you find your perfect digital camera:

Don’t worry about megapixels: Megapixels are hyped up too much, what most people don’t realize is that above about 8 megapixels then the only difference it will make is to the size of the photo, not the quality, and therefore how much you can zoom in if you are editing it etc. So unless you do intense photo editing and you need to zoom in really really close to the picture, or you need to get prints which are the size of posters, then don’t use megapixels as the deciding factor when you are looking at cameras.

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