Best cameras to up your Instagram game
Whether you love capturing stunning high-res landscapes or snapping quirky cat pics, we’ve got something to help you take your Instagram game to the next level…
01 Mar 2019
The Huawei Mate 20 Pro – a phone made for photos
When it comes to snapping top-notch pics, the Mate 20 Pro is one of the best smartphones out there. The phone’s camera is powered by some very smart AI which can automatically recognise what’s in your scene and works out the best settings to use so you get an incredible image. It’s got bags of processing power too, so the camera opens instantly meaning you’ll always get the shot.
With the Mate 20 Pro, you get:
- Stunning shots form the triple-lens main camera.
- A whopping 24MP front-facing camera for incredible selfies.
- Wide-angled shots so you can fit the whole scene in your image.
- A Super-macro setting that lets you take pictures as little as 2.5 centimetres from your subject - perfect for stunning close ups.
The huge battery lets you snap to your heart’s content, it’s designed to last up to two full days on a single charge. And with an IP68 water resistance rating, you’ll never have to worry about getting it wet.
Canon PowerShot G7 X MK II – the perfect compact camera vlogger kit
Whether you’ve already got a successful video blog, or you’re an aspiring YouTube personality, this vlogger kit from Cannon gives you everything you need for a polished, professional looking production.
The camera itself comes with a host of top features that really help you get the best possible results. Intelligent Image Stabilisation gives you super smooth videos and sharp, clear images. The big, clear display easily folds out to face you so you’ll see exactly what your audience will see. And Wi-Fi connectivity lets you upload your content straight to your social network.
With the Canon PowerShot G7 X MK II, you get:
- A large 1-inch sensorthat delivers hi-res images in a slimline design.
- Wireless connectionfor direct uploads to the web.
- Intelligent Dual Sensing Image Stabilisation so you get smooth, professional quality videos and super sharp images.
- A versatile lens that’s great for stunning portraits with a soft focus background
Polaroid POP – something for the nostalgia lover
If you’re someone who loves everything retro, but you like your nostalgia to come with a modern twist, the Polaroid POP might be just the ticket. Print pictures instantly from the camera or transfer them to your computer – it’s up to you.
There’s something very satisfying about getting your hands on an actual photo, and there’s nothing more iconic than the classic Polaroid picture. If we had to name a handful of things that remind us of the 80s, it would probably go something like… Shell suits, The Goonies, The Sony Walkman, Donkey Kong, and the Polaroid camera.
But the POP isn’t just an excuse to take a trip down memory lane, it’s got some proper tech built-in. The camera itself boasts a 20MP lens, enough to rival any current smartphone. And as well as taking great quality pics, it’ll capture video in Full HD.
The POP also includes a Micro SD slot making it easy to transfer your photos to your computer. But if you want an Instagram feed with a true retro feel, try printing and scanning your pics – it’ll add a whole new level of authenticity and nostalgia to your photos.