Editor's Choice - Our Favorite Night Vision DSLR Cameras

1. Pentax K-70 Weather-Sealed DSLR Camera, Body Only (Black) w/Pentax DA 50mm f1.8 Lens for Pentax DSLR...

User Ratings: 74 4

Pentax First Impressions

"What a great Night Vision DSLR Camera!"

I use it with my one year old Pentax lens. No focus peaking, even in live view. No focus peaking, even in live view. I finally decided I liked the features of the Pentax line. First four pictures I took and they came out great!

  • Pentax K-70 Weather-Sealed DSLR Camera, Body Only (Black) w/Pentax DA 50mm f1.8 Lens for Pentax DSLR Cameras
  • 24.24 effective megapixel, APS C AA filter less CMOS sensor with ISO from 100 204800
  • Dustproof and weather resistant with In body “SR” shake reduction mechanism
  • Vary angle LCD monitor with Night vision red light LCD display
  • Fast f/1.8 aperture for outstanding depth of field control.
  • Rounded diaphragm blades create a more circular aperture for smooth, beautiful bokeh at large aperture settings.
  • No Quick shift focus system for instant switching from auto to manual focus.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Pentax
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Pentax Final Thoughts

"Please keep it up."

I received it and it works well with my other Pentax lenses. I received it and it works well with my other Pentax lenses. I really love the features on this body. This camera has paid for itself 20 times over and it keeps on giving! My family pictures will be great from now on.

Overall Score
4.4


(144 Points)

Peoples Choice - Other Highly Rated Night Vision DSLR Cameras

2. Pentax K-70 24MP DSLR with 18-55mm WR Lens and Extended Warranty w/Pentax HD DA 55-300mm f/4.5-6.3 E...

User Ratings: 74 4

Pentax First Impressions

"Loved that camera!"

They are simply great cameras now at a very attractive price point. Though I have nothing to complain about the Pentax . I would highly recommend this Pentax and bundle. The pictures were clear and a came out great. The camera is highly capable and flexible.

  • Pentax K-70 24MP DSLR with 18-55mm WR Lens and Extended Warranty w/Pentax HD DA 55-300mm f/4.5-6.3 ED PLM WR RE Lens
  • 24.24 effective Megapixel, APS C AA filter less CMOS sensor with Iso from 100 204800
  • Dustproof and weather resistant with In body “SR” shake reduction mechanism
  • Vari angle LCD monitor with night vision red light LCD display
  • Short minimum focusing distance of 095 meter PENTAX’s first K mount with electromagnetic diaphragm control system for a quiet sound operation during movie recording
  • Diaphragm blades: 9.Rear focus system and PLM (pulse motor), direct drive lead screw system for quite zoom a High speed AF Compact telephoto zoom lens thanks to its collapsible structure
  • Weather resistant construction ED lens elements for brilliant sharpness and saturated colors
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Pentax
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Pentax Final Thoughts

"Excellent experience!"

First four pictures I took and they came out great! Though I have nothing to complain about the Pentax . However, once I saw the images files I was hooked. This is an excellent camera for beginners. Just what my wife needed for her travels.

Overall Score
4.4


(144 Points)

3. Pentax K-70 Weather-Sealed DSLR Camera, Body Only (Black)

User Ratings: 74 4

Pentax 16243 First Impressions

"Great lens!"

He has waited years for this and it was everything he wanted and more! So overall the build quality is nice on the Pentax 16243. I finally decided I liked the features of the Pentax line. The difference is the excellent Pentax lens. I mean, I still shoot film with my old F3 and FE and push film.

  • Pentax K-70 Weather-Sealed DSLR Camera, Body Only (Black)
  • 24.24 effective megapixel, APS C AA filter less CMOS sensor with ISO from 100 204800
  • Dustproof and weather resistant with In body “SR” shake reduction mechanism
  • Vary angle LCD monitor with Night vision red light LCD display
  • Built in Wi Fi for use with Image Sync app; SAFOX X 11 Point AF with 9 Cross Sensors
  • Pixel Shift Resolution with Motion Correction AA Filter Simulator: Moré reduction using "SR" unit and Pixel Shift Resolution with Motion Correction
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Pentax 16243
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Pentax 16243 Final Thoughts

"Pretty easy to use."

Love the camera and accessories that came with this kit. Just buy this, you will not regret it. Nice Camera & very good value on accessory package. This, in my opinion is a great camera to start learning on. So i bought this kit under a month ago and I'm in love with it.

Overall Score
4.4


(144 Points)

4. Pentax K-70 24MP DSLR with 18-55mm WR Lens and Extended Warranty

User Ratings: 74 4

Pentax K-70 18-55mm lens kit black First Impressions

"Now I have the Pentax K-70 18-55mm lens kit black."

I received it and it works well with my other Pentax lenses. Very good camera for the size. Have used Pentax cameras all the way back to 35mm. Thank you Amazon and thank you Pentax! It sucks up way more battery life than the D7100/D7200.

  • Pentax K-70 24MP DSLR with 18-55mm WR Lens and Extended Warranty
  • 24.24 effective Megapixel, APS C AA filter less CMOS sensor with Iso from 100 204800
  • Dustproof and weather resistant with In body “SR” shake reduction mechanism
  • Vari angle LCD monitor with night vision red light LCD display
  • Built in Wi Fi for use with image Sync app
  • Pixel shift resolution with motion Correction AA filter Simulator: Moiré reduction using "SR" unit and pixel shift resolution with motion Correction
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Pentax K-70 18-55mm lens kit black
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Pentax K-70 18-55mm lens kit black Final Thoughts

"That's very cool."

This Pentax K-70 18-55mm lens kit black is built tough. It has a great feel, not too heavy but still substantial. This is a great entry level camera. So pleased with all the features. And because it is older, you can get it cheaper.

Overall Score
4.4


(144 Points)

Honorable Mentions - More Top Selling Night Vision DSLR Cameras

5. Pentax K-70 Weather-Sealed DSLR Camera with 18-135mm Lens (Black)

User Ratings: 74 4

Pentax 16256 First Impressions

"You guys rock!"

Have used Pentax cameras all the way back to 35mm. I would highly recommend this Pentax 16256 and bundle. I've been more than happy with this Night Vision DSLR Camera. The Pentax 16256 captured the action like a pro. I shot video of my 5 year old son riding his bike today.

  • Pentax K-70 Weather-Sealed DSLR Camera with 18-135mm Lens (Black)
  • 2424 effective megapixel, APS C AA filter less CMOS sensor with ISO from 100 204800
  • Operating temperature:14 degree F~104 degree F (-10 degree C~40 degree C); Dust proof and weather resistant with In body “SR” shake reduction mechanism
  • Vary angle LCD monitor with Night vision red light LCD display
  • Built in Wi Fi for use with Image Sync app
  • Pixel Shift Resolution with Motion Correction AA Filter Simulator: Moré reduction using "SR" unit and Pixel Shift Resolution with Motion Correction
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Pentax 16256
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Pentax 16256 Final Thoughts

"One last thing."

I received it and it works well with my other Pentax lenses. I have really enjoyed putting this lens through its paces. I really love the features on this body. So i bought this kit under a month ago and I'm in love with it. This is the best Night Vision DSLR Camera and I love it!

Overall Score
4.4


(144 Points)

6. Pentax K-70 Weather-Sealed DSLR Camera, Body Only (Black) w/Pentax DA 35mm f/2.4 AL Lens for Pentax ...

User Ratings: 74 4

Pentax First Impressions

"Now I have the Pentax ."

I use it with my one year old Pentax lens. This Pentax is built tough. Very good camera for the size. I received it and it works well with my other Pentax lenses. The Pentax has all the tech and features I was looking for in a camera.

  • Pentax K-70 Weather-Sealed DSLR Camera, Body Only (Black) w/Pentax DA 35mm f/2.4 AL Lens for Pentax Digital SLR Cameras
  • 24.24 effective megapixel, APS C AA filter less CMOS sensor with ISO from 100 204800
  • Dustproof and weather resistant with In body “SR” shake reduction mechanism
  • Vary angle LCD monitor with Night vision red light LCD display
  • In camera shake reduction (SR): the Pentax digital SLR K Series cameras are equipped with the SR mechanism built into the camera body; Because shake reduction is applied in the camera body, this means that any lens Compatible with the K Series cameras will benefit from image stabilization
  • Ideal as a first lens: enabling unique imaging that is only possible with fixed focal point lenses, namely, large blurring of the background and sharp resolution to the edges of the image
  • Easy to use standard lens: This is ideal as a regular use lens for shooting snapshots, Landscapes, portraits, and a variety of other subjects
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Pentax
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Pentax Final Thoughts

"So I got this."

Pentax still services this camera. From my first few casual shots the results blew me away. SD card that came with camera is fine. The LCD screen is easy to see on bright sunny days. I love all the accessories included with my new Pentax camera.

Overall Score
4.4


(144 Points)

7. D7500 Dual Zoom Lens kit

User Ratings: 83 2

Nikon 13543 First Impressions

"Excellent deal!"

The LCD screen is easy to see on bright sunny days. The read/write speed is seriously blazing fast. I have not used the remote yet so I can't comment on that. It sucks up way more battery life than the D7100/D7200. SD card that came with camera is fine.

  • D7500 Dual Zoom Lens kit
  • Class leading image quality, is range, image processing and metering equivalent to the award-winning D500
  • Large 3. 2” 922K dot, tilting LCD screen with touch functionality
  • 4K Ultra HD and 1080P Full HD video with stereo sound, power aperture control, auto is, 4K UHD time-lapse and more
  • Built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth for easy connectivity through the Nikon SnapBridge app
  • The compact and versatile AF-P DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3. 5-5. 6G VR Lens and the far-reaching AF-P DX NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4. 5-6. 3G ED VR Lens feature Nikon’s vibration reduction image stabilization for sharp image
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Nikon 13543
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Nikon 13543 Final Thoughts

"Love it so far!"

Got the bundle at a great price also. I love this camera a lot so far! I took a 3 hour workshop on how to use the camera and I am good to go. Great Night Vision DSLR Camera package my kids love it! I've been more than happy with this Night Vision DSLR Camera.

Overall Score
4.7


(404 Points)

8. Nikon D3500 DSLR Camera with AF-P DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR Lens + Deluxe DSLR Camera Case + 3...

User Ratings: 83

Grace Photo | Nikon Nikon D3500 First Impressions

"Love it so far!"

However, once I saw the images files I was hooked. Very good camera for the size. I have really enjoyed putting this lens through its paces. I have already taken it on 3 vacations. 5 years I've gotten to know this groundbreaking Night Vision DSLR Camera well.

  • Nikon D3500 DSLR Camera with AF-P DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR Lens + Deluxe DSLR Camera Case + 32GB Extreme Memory Bundle (24pcs)
  • This Grace Photo Camera Bundle Comes Complete With Manufacturer Supplied Accessories(U.S. Compatible) and a 1 Year Seller Provided Warranty, Package Includes:
  • Nikon D3500 DSLR Camera (International Version) 24.2MP DX-Format CMOS Sensor; EXPEED 4 Image Processor; No Optical Low-Pass Filter; Native ISO 100-25600; 5 fps Shooting; 3.0" 921k-Dot LCD Monitor; Full HD 1080p Video Recording at 60 fps; Multi-CAM 1000 11-Point AF System; SnapBridge Bluetooth Connectivity
  • Nikon AF-P DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR Lens - F-Mount Lens/DX Format , 27-82.5mm (35mm Equivalent) , Super Integrated Coating , Pulse Stepping Motor AF System , Nikon VR Image Stabilization , Access Lens Settings in Camera Menu , Rounded 7-Blade Diaphragm , and Two Aspherical Elements
  • 32 GB High Speed SDHC Class 10 - U3 Extreme Memory Card + USB SD Card Reader + Deluxe Digital SLR Shoulder Camera Case + 55mm 3 Piece Filter Kit + 55mm Threaded Tulip Hood + Camera Wrist Grip + Lens Cap Keeper + 7 Piece Camera Maintenance Kit and a 50 inch DSLR Camera Tripod
  • 0.43x Auxiliary Wideangle Lens - it conveniently mounts to the front of your fixed or zoom lens, and allows you to capture a wider field of view, 2.2x Auxiliary Telephoto Lens - brings you twice as close to the action. Perfect for long-distance photo situations such as sporting events
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Grace Photo | Nikon Nikon D3500
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Grace Photo | Nikon Nikon D3500 Final Thoughts

"Love it so far!"

I can see using this for years before I would feel the need to upgrade. The read/write speed is seriously blazing fast. I use it with my one year old Grace Photo | Nikon lens. It sucks up way more battery life than the D7100/D7200. This, in my opinion is a great camera to start learning on.

Overall Score
4.7


(8 Points)

9. Nikon D500 DX-Format Digital SLR (Body Only) and NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-6.3G ED VR Lens for Nikon DSL...

User Ratings: 82 5

Nikon First Impressions

"No known issues."

From my first few casual shots the results blew me away. They are simply great cameras now at a very attractive price point. Just what my wife needed for her travels. These are a lot of megapixels. Thank you Amazon and thank you Nikon!

  • Nikon D500 DX-Format Digital SLR (Body Only) and NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-6.3G ED VR Lens for Nikon DSLR Cameras
  • 20.9MP DX-Format CMOS Sensor.Viewfinder:Eye-level pentaprism single-lens reflex viewfinder
  • EXPEED 5 Image Processor;Monitor Size : 3.2 inches diagonal
  • F-mount lens/DX formatfilter-attachment size: 58mm, (p = 075 mm)
  • Maximum Reproduction Ratio: 0.22x. 105-450Mm (35mm equivalent)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Nikon
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Nikon Final Thoughts

"It is short though."

Works great for my daughter and her film school. I have already taken it on 3 vacations. But, others have covered its capabilities far better than I can. If you are a point and shoot person forget it here. I don't feel like I ever need any other lenses.

Overall Score
4.6


(268 Points)

10. Nikon D850 DSLR Camera (Body) 1585 USA - 11PC Accessory Bundle Includes 64GB SD Memory Card + 60” ...

Nikon 1585 First Impressions

"Very good deal!"

I have not used the remote yet so I can't comment on that. I mean, I still shoot film with my old F3 and FE and push film. Very versatile and swiftly configurable. I have really enjoyed putting this lens through its paces. Camera, batteries and memory cards all top notch.

  • Nikon D850 DSLR Camera (Body) 1585 USA - 11PC Accessory Bundle Includes 64GB SD Memory Card + 60” Full-Size Tripod + Professional 160 LED Video Light + Large Carrying Case + More
  • Wholesale Photo is a NIKON AUTHORIZED DEALER - Founded in 1971. Wholesale Photo is a NIKON AUTHORIZED DEALER - Founded in 1971. Includes FULL NIKON USA 1 YEAR LIMITED WARRANTY.
  • 45.7MP FX-Format BSI CMOS Sensor; EXPEED 5 Image Processor; 3.2" 2.36m-Dot Tilting Touchscreen LCD
  • 4K UHD Video Recording at 30 fps; Multi-CAM 20K 153-Point AF System; Native ISO: 64-25600,Extended: 32-102400
  • 7 fps Shooting for 51 Frames with AE/AF; 8K Time-Lapse, Negative Digitizer Mode
  • 180k-Pixel RGB Sensor, Focus Shift Mode; SnapBridge Bluetooth and Wi-Fi
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Nikon 1585
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Nikon 1585 Final Thoughts

"Plenty of features."

I've been more than happy with this Night Vision DSLR Camera. However, once I saw the images files I was hooked. That little piece of glass produces some amazingly sharp pictures. I really love the features on this body. However on contacting Nikon about it, they sent us a memory card.

Overall Score
5.0


(2 Points)

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