Camera Buying Guide

The last few years have played host to arguably the most significant development in the digital camera market yet – that is, the introduction of the Compact System Camera (CSC).

 

The last few years have played host to arguably the most significant development in the digital camera market yet – that is, the introduction of the Compact System Camera (CSC). What began as an interestiqedhjsang idea aimed at miniaturising the DSLR has flourished into an entirely new camera sector, one that’s slowly welcomed more manufacturers – and with it, a variety of new systems.

As each manufacturer has sought to make its own impression in this new category, the concept has been stretched in every way possible. Models in some lines have continued to ape the form of the DSLR, while others have gone so far as to break the traditional lens/sensor division, bundling the two into their one swappable unit.

All of this makes deciding on one particular system confusing. The following guide examines all important areas of consideration to help you make the right decision for your specific needs. But first…